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Address: Bellerive, Clarence, Tasmania 2004, Australia
Phone Number: +61 3 6245 8651
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Kangaroo Bluff, originally settled in the 1820s, was the point where people...

Kangaroo Bluff, originally settled in the 1820s, was the point where people and goods were ferried across the river -- and in 1975-6 ferries again operated after the collapse of the Tasman Bridge. The name Bellerive was adopted in the 1930s. Many fine buildings survive in Bellerive, one of the oldest being the Police Station and Watch House, circa 1842 (now the Community Arts Centre). Queen Street, originally named Bidasso Street, is lined with fine examples of colonial architecture.

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Lovely harbour with beautiful views across the Derwent

A wander around the marina and Bellerive village is a delightful way to spend an hour or so - plenty of cafes to call into for a coffee or a light lunch. The views across the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 September 2016
Tina M
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Hobart, Australia
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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

A wander around the marina and Bellerive village is a delightful way to spend an hour or so - plenty of cafes to call into for a coffee or a light lunch. The views across the Derwent River to Hobart nestled below Mt Wellington is beautiful.

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Thank Tina M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

A variety of restaurants multiple cuisines. Enjoy a stroll around the boardwalk and the marina. A very pleasant village atmosphere, no hustle and bustle and only 10 minutes from the CBD.

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Thank John E
Greater Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Love the atmosphere of Bellerive village as is really is an historical village to just wander past. Terhe is the old original PO which now houses the Family History Society.... step through to the river front and it is state of the state of the art with a lovely board wall to stroll along the waterfront..... fish and chips at... More 

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Thank Cropalot
Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Bellerive is a lovely waterside suburb centred around Kangaroo Bay and the eastern shore of the Derwent. How much longer it will remain like it is is hard to tell with plans for development under way, a big new apartment block going up in Cambridge Road and talk of a ferry terminal too.

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Thank Peter J
Bellerive, Tasmania, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

I have lived her for over 30 years.It is one of the most friendly suburbs in Tasmania.People seem to care about each other.

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Thank Bill S
Sorell, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

This part of greater Hobart is slowly developing into a great place for experiences in food and wine. Building on experiences like Bellerive Yacht Club and a range of restaurants and hotels it is starting to be an alternative to Constitution Dock to have a walk around and a meal. With new developments coming on line in 2017/18 this will... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

One small 'main' street winds towards Kangaroo Bay and continues around Bellerive Bluff to Bellerive Beach. The 'main' street has cafes and restaurants, a newsagency, real estate agencies and a couple of quirky extras. In a side street is a gym, laundromat, second hand shop and other businesses. There is a historic war memorial, and 19th century buildings scattered around... More 

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Thank Crocodillus
Tasmania, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

This is a very pretty village located just across from Hobart. Cafes & restaurants with the back drop of Mount Wellington and the marina full of boats. There is a chemist, Bakery,Newsagent and Hotel and beyond that there are no "real" shops, just cafes with good views. Nice destination for lunch or coffee.

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Thank jetaway08
Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

In the bustling world that we live in, it isn’t everyday that you get a moment to reflect, take in the cool Tasmanian air and watch the sun go down. The beautifully serene mountains cradle the sapphire sea as the pink sun says it goodbye for the day. It is hard to believe that these beautiful surrounds can be experienced... More 

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Thank katie m
Tasmania, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015

We were staying in Bellerive on holiday and would wander down here daily. It has a couple of restaurants, a couple of take away places, The Waterfront Hotel and The Bakehouse, which a definite place to visit for bread, sweet treats, pies sausage rolls and hot food (we visited at least once a day for 10 days, just for afternoon... More 

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