Recreational and site closures

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, all Hydro Tasmania lakes, boat ramps, campgrounds and visitor experiences are closed.

This decision has not been an easy decision to make, but it's the right one to support social distancing measures to help keep the community safe.

Visitor sites affected include:
  • Waddamana Power Station Heritage Site
  • Lake Margaret Power Station tours
  • Trevallyn Power Station tours
  • Tarraleah Penstock Lookout access
Recreational sites affected include:

COVID-19 closures

  • North

  • North-West

  • Central Plateau

  • Upper Derwent Valley

  • Lower Derwent Valley

  • West Coast

  • South-West

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

  • Liawenee canal and weir maintenance

  • Tarraleah No. 1 Pond lining project

  • Downstream eel bypass construction at Trevallyn Lake

  • Timber walkway installation at Lake Burbury - Thureau Hills boat ramp

  • Asbestos warning at Lake Augusta

  • Upgrade to Darwin Dam campground

  • Lake Burbury campground and boat ramp closed

© Hydro-Electric Corporation 2019