Bikeways - Townsville City Council

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Bikeways - Townsville City Council

Bikeways AND

wAlkwAys of TowNsville

Improve your outlook, get active outdoors!


active TrANsporT

Active Transport is any journey that relies more on walking, cycling and using public transport

and less on using private cars. It’s a great way to fit physical activity into your daily life.

improve your outlook, get active outdoors!

>> Avoid traffic jams and reduce the level of traffic congestion

>> Reduce the level of air pollution created by cars

>> Reduce pressure on car parking

>> Improve your health by increasing your level of incidental exercise just 30mins of physical

activity every day benefits your health

>> Save money on fuel costs

>> Improve your social network

>> This can be easily achieved in as little as three, 10 minute sessions or two, 15 minute

sessions.

Find your 30 minutes of activity each day, do your bit to help the environment and improve on

your health and wellbeing by riding or walking to work or school.

For more information about finding your 30 minutes of activity visit:

www.your30.qld.gov.au

suBurB refereNce guiDe

map # map # map #

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Aitkenvale 8 Deeragun 2 Mount Saint John 4 Rowes Bay 5

Annandale 9 Douglas 8 Mundingburra 9 Shaw 7

Arcadia 15 Florence Bay 15 Mysterton 9 South Townsville 6

Belgian Gardens 5 Garbutt 4 Nelly Bay 15 Stuart 12

Bohle 3 Heatley 8 North Ward 6 Thuringowa Central 7

Bohle Plains 2 Hermit Park 5 Oonoonba 9/10 Townsville City 6

Burdell 3 Horseshoe Bay 15 Pallarenda 14 Vincent 4

Bushland Beach 1 Hyde Park 5 Picnic Bay 15 West End 5

Castle Hill 5 Idalia 9/10 Pimlico 9 West Point 15

Cluden 10 Kelso 13 Railway Estate 6 Wulguru 12

Condon 11 Kirwan 7 Rasmussen 11

Cranbrook 8 Mount Louisa 4 Roseneath 12

Currajong 5 Mount Low 1 Rosslea 9


cycling rules

rules for cyclists

>> Wear an approved helmet and keep

fastened at all times

>> A child being carried in a baby seat must

also wear a helmet

>> Obey all traffic/road rules

>> Doubling is not permitted

>> Secure all luggage that is carried

>> Give hand signals before turning left or

right

>> Keep at least one hand on the handle bars

at all times

every Bike must be fitted with:

>> Brakes that are in good working condition

>> Red reflectors and tail light

>> A bell to notify pedestrians of you

approaching

>> A head light to allow for night riding

smart riding

>> Ensure proper size and function of bike

>> Protect your head and wear a helmet

>> Be predictable and be visible at all times

>> Learn and follow the road rules

>> Ride with care and share the road

>> Stay focused and alert

>> Always carry a bicycle lock

sharing pathways safely

cyclist tips

>> Keep left at all times

>> Give way to pedestrians

>> Control your speed

>> Pass on the right and with care

>> Sound your bell as you are approaching

pedestrians

>> Slow down if path is crowded

>> Use front and rear lights when riding at

night

>> Scooters and skateboarders must give way

to cyclists and pedestrians

pedestrian tips

>> Don’t block the path, keep as far left as

possible

>> Keep dogs on a short leash

>> Tell a responsible person where you are

going and your expected time of return

>> Beware of cyclists and other wheeled

recreational devices around you

For more information on bicycle and pedestrian safety, visit the Queensland Transport website at

www.transport.qld.gov.au.


Bikeway sigNs

Stop Sign

Give Way Sign

Pedestrian Crossing Sign

No Bicycle Sign

Shared Footway Sign

End Sign

Bicycle Lane Sign

End Sign

Cyclists Dismount Sign

Watch For Bicycles Sign

All Bicycles Sign

Bicycle Lane Symbol & Arrow

(on road pavement markings)

Bicycle Lane Symbol & Arrow

(green paint on road pavement

markings at intersections to

keep them on the road)

Bike Route Markers


useful coNTAcTs

For more information on the Castle Hill Walking Track, The Strand, Paluma Walking Trails, Ross

River Parkway Guide and Palmetum Tropical Experience visit www.townsville.qld.gov.au.

Anaconda

364-374 Bayswater Rd, Garbutt QLD 4814

www.anaconda.com.au

07 4725 3133

Bicycle Centre Townsville

177 Ingham Rd, West End QLD 4810

07 4771 5800

BNG Sports

Shop 17 Domain Central, 103 Duckworth Street,

Garbutt QLD 4814

www.bngsports.com.au

07 4779 4885

Off ‘n’ On Bikes

37 Ross River Rd, Mysterton QLD 4812

www.offnonbikes.com.au

07 4728 1073

Park and Pedal Bicycle Hire

0421 007 863

Public transport

www.sunbus.com.au

Hermit Park Bus Service

www.hpbs.com.au

Rebel Sport

Shop D02A, Stockland Mall, 310 Ross

River Rd, Aitkenvale QLD 4814

www.rebelsport.com.au

07 4728 9797

Sam Bratton Cycle World

581 Ross River Rd, Kirwan QLD 4810

07 4773 4814

Top Brand Cycles

200 Charters Towers Rd, Hermit Park QLD 4812

www.topbrandcycles.com.au

07 4725 5083

Townsville BMX Club

PO Box 1009, Aitkenvale QLD 4814

www.townsvillebmx.org

Townsville Cycle Club

www.townsvillecycleclub.org.au

0417 634 751

Townsville and Magnetic Island Bike Hire

5/5 Bright Ave Arcadia, QLD 4819

07 4758 1333

Townsville Rockwheelers Mountain

Bike Club Inc.

PO Box 413, Townsville QLD 4810

www.rockwheelers.com.au

0414 560 068

Toy World

216-230 Woolcock Street, Currajong QLD 4812

www.toyworld.com.au

07 4728 8895

For more information on Bicycle and pedestrian safety, visit the Queensland Transport website on

www.transport.qld.gov.au


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quick reference map

blue hills

hervey range

bluewater

toolakea

saunders beach

black river

yabulu

alice river

rangewood

jensen

beach holm

g u m l o w

kirwan

thuringowa central

town common

burdell

deeragun

2

bohle

3

mount st john

4

bohle plains

pinnacles

1

mount low

bushland beach

shaw

condon

7

rasmussen 11

kelso

1 3

mount louisa

douglas

shelly beach

heatley

cranbrook 8

pallarenda

vincent

gar

aitke


utt

nvale

rowes bay

currajong

14

5

mount stuart

belgian gardens

pimlico

mysterton

townsville city

florence bay

horseshoe bay

west point

arcadia 15 16

west end

hyde park

hermit park

oonoonba

wulguru

railway estate

rosslea

mundingburra

annandale

cluden 9 10

idalia

murray

castle hill

north ward

oak valley

6

south townsville

roseneath 12

nelly bay

stuart

brookhill

julago

alligator creek

nome

cape cleveland


svensson rd

limit of extract

Bike Lanes on Road Shared Paths off Road Acceptable Safe Connection Unmarked Footpaths

map 1

bonnett rd

lynwood ave

goicoechea dr

shoalmarra dr

coutts dr

mount low pkwy

equardo rd

limit of extract

mendi dr

goicoechea dr

mount low

lionel turner dr

hillcock cres

north shore bvd

joins map 2

bushland beach

marina dr

limit of extract


les rd

limit of extract

joanne st

Major Sporting Venues Hospitals Shopping Centres Public Toilets

Parks & Recreation

maxwell dr

bonnett rd

bypass

deeragun

joins map 1

meranti st

geaney la

summerland dr

bohle plains

saunders creek

limit of extract

garland rd

innes dr

wagner st

map 2

griffey st

bruce highway

joins map 3

tom


joins map 2

Bike Lanes on Road Shared Paths off Road Acceptable Safe Connection Unmarked Footpaths

map 3

tompkins rd

burdell

rd

shaw rd

north shore bvd

ay burdell rd

burdell dr

limit of extract

bohle river

joins map 7

enterprise st

bohle

ingham rd

woolcock st

everett st

crestbrook dr


corbett st

webb dr

bayswater rd

mount louisa

Major Sporting Venues Hospitals Shopping Centres Public Toilets

Parks & Recreation

santa lucia dr

mount st john

barnett st

scenic dr

ingham rd

woolcock st

mt louisa dr

limit of extract

banfield dr

joins map 8

bayswater rd

dalrymple rd

duckworth st

natha

duckworth st

ingham rd

vincent

map 4

garbutt

pilkington st

dalrymple service rd nth

n st

palmerston st

bridge st

joins map 5

wo

dalrym


t

ston st

meenan st

joins map 4 map 5

woolcock st

dalrymple rd

mooney st

Bike Lanes on Road Shared Paths off Road Acceptable Safe Connection Unmarked Footpaths

rowes bay

john melton black dr

currajong

hammett st

dearness st

ingham rd

old common rd

palmerston st

hugh st

hugh st

percy st

joins map 14

eclipse st

hugh st bayswater rd

t

henry st

lynam st

belgian gardens

joins map 9

pimlico

rd

heatleys pde bundock st

castle hill

kings rd

west end

show

grounds

hyde park

ingham rd

primrose st

yarrawonga dr

woolcock st

bayswater tce

ers rd

castle hill rd

church st

eyre st

landsborough st

the strand

stuart st

warburton

burke st

hermit park

charters towers rd

the rockpool

castle hill

lookout

queens rd

stanl

sturt

fl

c

t


st

st

ey st

gregory st

inders st

ivic

heatre

the strand

wills st

walker st

north ward

stokes st

the strand

townsville city

queens rd

Major Sporting Venues Hospitals Shopping Centres Public Toilets

Parks & Recreation

denham st

ross creek

saunders st

dean st

boundary st

railway ave

pool

palmer st

sunferries magentic island

car ferry

samphire dr

bell st

railway estate

doorey st

casino

limit of extract

entertainment

centre

south townsville

allen st

ross river

joins map 10

benwell rd

map 6

limit of extract


wn rd

limit of extract

alynda pde

lynam rd

Bike Lanes on Road Shared Paths off Road Acceptable Safe Connection Unmarked Footpaths

map 7

the ring road

shaw rd

shaw

dalrymple rd

RIVER

golf

course

joins map 3

kirwan

joins map 11

condon

willowbank dr

golf links dr

dairy

farmers

stadium

hervey range rd

smith rd

dalrymple rd

golf links dr

golf links dr

nth beck dr

nth vickers rd

sandstone dr

greenview dr

kern bros dr

thuringowa central

kern bros dr

hervey range rd

the ring rd

greenwo

bur

hinchinbrook dr

r

riverw


mount louisa

od dr

nda st

thuringowa dr

ridley rd

oss river rd

ay

freshwater dr riverside bvd

mith dr

Major Sporting Venues Hospitals Shopping Centres Public Toilets

Parks & Recreation

dalrymple rd

thuringowa dr

charles st

weir

bamford ln

mill dr

bamford ln

riverside bvd

cranbrook

klewarra bvd

fulham rd

douglas

joins map 4

heatley

ross river rd

charles st

angus smith dr

limit of extract

dalrymple rd

pool

riverside bvd

du

nathan st

fulham rd

mill dr

angus smith dr

vincent

nathan st

dalrymple ser

university rd

the ring rd

palmerston st

map 8

aitkenvale

elizabeth st

palmerston st

cambridge st

charles st

anne st

ross river rd

anne st

charlotte st

marabou dr

joins map 9


anne st

ston st

les st

d

le

charlotte st

joins map 8

bou dr

moone

map 9

hammett st

fulham rd

rogers st

thompson st

yolanda dr

palmerston st

o'reilly st

river park dr

gulliver st

hugh st

Bike Lanes on Road Shared Paths off Road Acceptable Safe Connection Unmarked Footpaths

tafe

hugh st

ross river rd

joins map 5

pimlico

mundingburra

weir

annandale dr

kings rd

river park dr

annandale

macarthur dr

kings rd

limit of extract

bayswater tce

mysterton

balls ln

love ln

glendale dr

charters towers rd

university rd

bowen rd

charters towe

william angliss dr

hermit park

rosslea

murray

sports

complex

queens rd

golf

course

stuart dr

oo

oonoonba

fairfield


noonba

river bvd

rd

waters dr

idalia

newton st

queens rd

abbott st

river bvd

lakeland bvd

wright st

ve

wulguru

railway estate

Major Sporting Venues Hospitals Shopping Centres Public Toilets

Parks & Recreation

edison st

future highway

racecourse rd

racecourse

doorey st

o'donnell st

abbott st

stuart dr

joins map 6

cluden

joins map 12

racecourse rd

bruce highway

map 10

bruce hi

limit of extract


dr

limit of extract

map 11

laudberg rd

bohle rd

condon

smith rd

nth beck dr nt

south beck dr

nth vick

rasmussen

sth vickers rd

allambie ln

the ring rd

gouldian ave

gollogly ln

mallee st

pinnacle dr

riverway dr

future road pinnacle dr

santal dr

riverway dr

riverway dr

freshwa

Bike Lanes on Road Shared Paths off Road Acceptable Safe Connection Unmarked Footpaths

joins map 7

joins map 13

angus smith dr

fram

limit of extract


limit of extract

ed

wright st

Major Sporting Venues Hospitals Shopping Centres Public Toilets

Parks & Recreation

wulguru

stuart dr

mt stuart rd

joins map 10

lowe st

roseneath

limit of extract

stuart dr

burdell st

map 12

bruce highway

southwood rd

limit of extract


limit of extract

laudberg r

Bike Lanes on Road Shared Paths off Road Acceptable Safe Connection Unmarked Footpaths

map 13

kelso dr

hammond wy

kelso

joins map 11

round mountain rd

kelso dr

limit of extract

hammond wy

yvette st peter st

dunlop st

riverway dr

riverway dr

ponti rd

framara dr

dam

limit of extract

central creek rd


limit of extract

shelley st

wackett st

sallows st

Major Sporting Venues Hospitals Shopping Centres Public Toilets

Parks & Recreation

golf

course

esplanade

cape pallarenda rd

emmerson st

limit of extract

joins map 10

map 14

the rockpool

limit of extract


limit of extract

Bike Lanes on Road Shared Paths off Road Acceptable Safe Connection Unmarked Footpaths

map 15

limit of extract

west point rd

sunglow ave

limit of extract

west point

picnic bay

west point rd

cockle bay dr

yule st

bir

pic


t st

granite st

nic st

hurst st

pollard st

nelly bay

wansfell st

barbarra st

esplanade

elena st

hollins st

swensen st

mandalay ave

kelly st murray st

sextant dr

yates st

lilac st

nerita cres

Major Sporting Venues Hospitals Shopping Centres Public Toilets

Parks & Recreation

sooning st

nelly bay rd

barton st

warboys st

grace st

esplanade

pacific dr

parker dr

apjohn st

gifford st

wallaby wy

dolphin ct

corica cres

horseshoe bay

colleen st

robson st

the cove

arcadia

arcadia rd

horseshoe bay rd

marine pde

dent st

mirimar cres

hayles ave

heath st

bayside ct

endeavour rd

limit of extract

jaydn ct

cook rd

florence bay

horseshoe bay rd

radical bay rd

limit of extract

map 16

limit of extract


iding a Bicycle or

walking, like most forms of

aerobic exercise, cAN AcTuAlly

improve cognitive function. it’s

long beeN kNowN ThAT physicAl

activity can improve your

mental outlook and help

slow the results of ageing,

sTill scieNTific sTuDies coNTiNue to

stack up showing ThAT regulAr

exercise AcTuAlly helps The

brAiN To function Better.

for more information >>

www.townsville.qld.gov.au

enquiries@townsville.qld.gov.au

4727 9000

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