Description

Glenorchy is a city near Hobart, in the state of Tasmania, Australia. Glenorchy is bound by the River Derwent to the east, Mount Wellington to the west, Hobart City to the south and Brighton to the north. The city officially begins at Creek Road New Town, in Hobart's northern suburbs, and includes, Moonah, Derwent Park, Lutana, Goodwood, Montrose, Rosetta, Berriedale, Chigwell, Claremont and Austins Ferry. It is the seat of the local government area of the same name, the City of Glenorchy.replacenewlinereplacenewlineGlenorchy draws its name from Glen Orchy, Scotland, meaning "Glen of tumbling waters".

Images around Glenorchy TAS 7010


Around Glenorchy TAS 7010


Our Picks on what to Do in Glenorchy TAS

Tolosa Park

MONA Museum

Tasmania Military Museum

Glenorchy Art & Sculpture Park

Runnymede House

Tasmanian Transport Museum

Our Picks on where to Stay in Glenorchy TAS

Hobart Cabins and Cottages

Elwick Hotel

Best Western Balmoral Motor Inn

Our Picks on what to Eat in Glenorchy TAS

Cafe 54

Mayur Indian Cuisine

Legs 'N' Breasts

Shopping in Glenorchy TAS

Community Services  


Tasmania Travel Guides
149 Bathurst Street,
HOBART TAS 7000

Glenorchy City Councils TAS
374 Main Road,
GLENORCHY TAS 7010

Glenorchy Police Station TAS
315-319 Main Road,
GLENORCHY TAS 7010

Glenorchy Library TAS
4 Terry Street,
GLENORCHY TAS 7010

Glenorchy Pool YMCA TAS
1 Anfield Street,
GLENORCHY TAS 7010

Location Information 

  • Population: 10828
  • State electorate(s): Clark
  • Federal Division(s): Clark
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Hobart CBD TAS 7000 (14 km, 22 mins)
Richmond TAS 7025 (21.5 km, 23 mins)

Other Locations 

Acknowledgement of Country

Glenorchy TAS is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

poidb.com acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.