8.7 out of 10

Derwent Park

-42.8315664549 147.2962259799
Great for
  • Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Lack of Traffic
  • Medical Facilities
  • Neighbourly Spirit
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Who lives here?
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Tourists

Reviews

3/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 3/5
  • Safe & Sound 2/5
  • Clean & Green 3/5
  • Pest Free 4/5
  • Peace & Quiet 2/5
  • Eating Out 3/5
  • Nightlife 3/5
  • Parks & Recreation 3/5
  • Shopping Options 3/5
  • Gym & Fitness 3/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 4/5
  • Parking 4/5
  • Cost of Living 2/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 3/5
  • Medical Facilities 4/5
  • Schools 4/5
  • Childcare 3/5
2yrs+

"Travel the Historic Convict Trail"

Derwent Park is located about 6 kms north west of Hobart. It is in the main a light industrial and commercial area. Buildings of significant in the area which form part of the Convict Trail include the Derwent Park Homestead which is now located in Lutana. It has historical significance and has been put on the Register of the National Estate. The original homestead was built in the 1820s but it was burnt down in 1864 and was rebuilt around the same time. It is an area of historical significance and well worth a visit.
Pros
  • Close to the city
Cons
  • Traffic on Brooker Highway
  • Crime
Recommended for
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Tourists
5/5 rating details
  • Neighbourly Spirit 5/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 5/5
2yrs+
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
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