Recreational and site status

From Friday 5 June 2020, lakes and land managed by Hydro Tasmania will be open for boating, camping, fishing, exercise and other recreational activities.

Social distancing, hygiene and gathering size restrictions apply.

Please note: the following activities are still affected

  • Trout fishing - although most waters are closed until 1 August 2020, some do remain open all year. Please check the IFS website for details on places where you can still cast a line.
  • Jonah Bay campground is closed (this is a seasonal campground)

Some of our facilities are still affected and continue to be temporarily closed

  • Waddamana Power Station Heritage Site
  • Lake Margaret Power Station tours
  • Trevallyn Power Station tours
  • Tarraleah Penstock Lookout access

For all other sites, please get in touch with the appropriate land manager:

Alerts for visitors

Site closures, or access restricted, due to maintenance.

Alerts for visitors

  • Murchison Dam spillway upgrade

  • Downstream eel bypass construction at Trevallyn Lake

  • Asbestos warning at Lake Augusta

  • Closure of Bailey bridge

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