Exercise areas

Animal exercise areas allow owners to responsibly exercise their dogs off the leash

The following sites have been declared “animal exercise areas” and are designated with clear and current signage:

  • Ranelagh Showground
    • Area west of the unmade section of Elizabeth Street to the western boundary excluding the area utilised by the Huon and Channel Kennel Club as dog show arenas.
  • Franklin Foreshore
    • Area south of the Franklin Bowls Club to the southern most toilet block.
  • Council land – Heron Street, Huonville
    • Between the Huonville Scout Hall and the Huonville Swimming Pool Carpark.
  • Shipwrights’s Point Regatta Ground
    • excluding the children’s playground.
  • Kent Beach Road, Dover
    • Foreshore area from the slipway south to Knobby Point.
  • Lymington Road, Cygnet
    • Beach area immediately north of Drip Point.
  • Memorial Drive, Geeveston
  • Heritage Park, Geeveeston
    • Fenced dog area in the Park.
  • Cygnet Recreation Ground Exercise Area
    • North eastern corner of the ground bounded by the woodchopping area and Agnes Rivulet.

These locations are all clearly marked on the council facilities map.