What is StepScape?

This site is working towards showing every published Tasmanian day walk on a single map.

StepScape is a work in progress, currently showing 2,145 of an estimated 3,000 published bushwalks in Tasmania.


This site is a list of walks, not a walking guide. Before undertaking any walk, consult the references provided.

Most of the references made every attempt at accuracy but did not guarantee it. Some are books that are now out of print, so information that was once accurate may not remain so. Changes may include:

  • Land becoming private or reserved
  • Tracks being damaged or rehabilitated
  • Road access being blocked
  • Bad weather or bushfires temporarily making a walk unsafe
Sites to check before you walk How do I get started?

Every pin on the map represents a car park with at least one known walk. Click on the pins for information. Or, click on the Filter tab above to only show the walks that interest you.

Every walk includes a References section listing the books, brochures or websites that mention it. Consult those sources for more information.

What are the latest additions?

Latest car park

Cameron Inlet parking

Latest walk

Tower Hill Junction walk

Latest change

Updated access to East and West Tower

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Who made this website?

The StepScape website was created by Cowirrie, a small software development company in Launceston. We take information and present it so it is accessible and useful to people. Our other work includes the SepiaScape guides to historic Tasmania and the PBPhonics app for basic English literacy practice.

We have also taken some of these walks ourselves, and written comprehensive walk reports about them.

Data Entry

Jan Horton


Michael Horton


Google Maps JavaScript API


jQuery, used under the MIT License

jQuery CSV, used under the MIT License

jQuery UI, used under the MIT License

jQuery UI Touch Punch, used under the MIT License



Walk Distance

Tags Publications



The Dock car park (4Wheel Access only)

Nearest Road:The Docks Rd, off Palana Rd
Nearest Town:Whitemark
Locality:Flinders Island
Latitude:S 39° 47′ 49″
Longitude:E 147° 51′ 47″
Elevation:5 m
Fee:No charge
Road Surface:Rough track
Car Park:Side of road
Toilet Accessibility:No toilet
Picnic Table:No table
Comment:When driving north on Palana Rd, The Dock Rd is the first left past Mt Killiecrankie. Drive to the end and find a place to park.

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1 walk from The Dock car park (4Wheel Access only)

The Docks to Killiecrankie Settlement Walk


This site is a list of walks, not a walking guide. Before undertaking any walk, consult the references below.

For additional information about safe walking in Tasmania, go to the StepScape tab.

Goal:Killiecrankie via the coast
Type:One way pickup
One-way distance:7,500 m
Return distance:15,000 m
Comment:Walk south on a track marked with a distinctive blue sign with boot-tread logo. Track follows shore to Killiecrankie.


Doreen H. Lovegrove and Steve Summers, 2001, A Walking Guide to Flinders Island and Cape Barren Island, 3rd ed., Flinders Council, PO Box 40, Whitemark, Tas 7255, Page 11, Number 3, Northern Flinders Island

Melanie Ball, NoLoneliness - You are not alone, The Docks to Killiecranke - Flinders Island - 30 May 2019

4 hours one way pickup
“Initially OK, the 3km access road ends as a designated 4WD track”