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ART TRAILS: Hobsons Bay Coastal Trail

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The Hobsons Bay Coastal Trail is a 23kms shared use path for cyclists and pedestrians.

The trail follows the coastline of Hobsons Bay in the inner western suburbs of Melbourne, starting from the Stony Creek Backwash in Spotswood under the West Gate Bridge to Skeleton Creek in Altona Meadows, passing through parklands, wetlands, the maritime precinct of Williamstown and the beach foreshore areas of Williamstown and Altona.

To navigate the trail follow a series of interpretative markers and maps based on nautical themes that explore local stories. Artwork on the trail includ- Time Beacon by Cameron Robbins at 100 Steps to Federation at Truganina Park in Altona Meadows - Seaborn by Pauline Fraser at Altona Pier - Requiem For A Champion by Yvonne George in Altona Coastal Park - Whirlpool by Anuradha Patel at The Warmies in Newport - Cargo by Mike Nicholls and Jonathan Leahey at Cyril Curtain Reserve