Bridgewater, Tas

Bridgewater is on Midland Highway Tasmania (1)

The River Derwent with Bridgewater on the other side of the river
Photo by JJ Harrison

Bridgewater is situated on the eastern shore of the Derwent River. It is a suburb of the local government area of the Municipality of Brighton. From a transport perspective, Bridgewater is one of the first suburbs encountered by visitors traveling from the state's north via the Midland Highway and the Brighton Bypass. The suburb connects to the western shore via the Bridgewater Bridge and Causeway. Bridgewater was also once home to the train station, which was used by commuters for travel into the city.

Bridgewater Visitor Information

The visitor information centre for Bridgewater can be found in Hobart.

Hobart Visitor Information Centre

20 Davey Street,
Hobart TAS 7000

Phone: (03) 6238 4222

Map of Bridgewater

Bridgewater Photos

This page last reviewed on 18 Jul 2016