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Hobart – Urban Paddling

Hobart Rivulet

Strickland Av. Pipe
Distance: 50 m.
Average Grade: 50 m/km.
Peak Grade: 50 m/km.
Difficulty: Grade 3.
Paddling Time: seconds!
Entry Point: At the inlet to the pipe beneath Strickland Avenue, below Strickland Falls in South Hobart.
Exit Point: In the pool on the downstream end of the pipe.
Water Level: No gauge, requires heavy local rain to paddle.
Tasmap: Hobart Street Atlas
General Description: A very fast water slide through a pipe beneath the road, followed by a 2 m staged drop and boof into a shallow pool and a quick eddie out on the right.

Tom Roach – The Strickland Pipe