City to Botanic Gardens
Surface: shared roads
Grade: Mostly flat – moderate gradients
Start/finish: Wagga Wagga Visitor Information Centre
Suitable for: Walking, running and cycling
From the hustle of the CBD to the feathered peacocks, this trail will take you straight through the centre of the city, up and over the railway line and straight to the Botanic Garden. As well as the florals, the gardens are home to a free zoo and aviary, a miniature railway track and numerous playgrounds and picnic locations. The gardens are an open space which invites you to explore the area on foot or on two wheels. Be sure to stop by one of the museums or heritage centres along the way.
Points of interest
- Main shopping precinct
- Wagga Wagga Rail Heritage Museum
- Wagga Wagga Botanic Gardens
- Museum of the Riverina – Botanic Gardens site (re-opens June 2020)
- Wagga Steam and Vintage Engine Museum
- Mount Erin Heritage Centre
Extend your journey by connecting to the Wollundry Lagoon Loop
City to Botanic Gardens - Trail Map
Before you begin your adventure, whether you are on foot or bike be sure to keep safe and abide by the road rules.
For more information visit: rms.nsw.gov.au
Need a set of wheels of a bit of maintenance?
Visit the team at Kidsons Cycles, located on Fitzmaurice Steet, where you can hire a bike, give your bike a health check, purchase accessories and equipment or treat yourself to a brand new shiny bicycle
Some trails mentioned in this map are not officially dedicated and maintained by Wagga Wagga City Council or the NSW Departments of Lands. Businesses featured and mentioned in this guide are members of the Wagga Wagga Tourism Partner Program.