Hydro Water Releases

The following table is updated weekly by HYDRO Tasmania on their website Upcoming Releases

Have questions?

If you have any questions about the water releases noted below please contact us at water.recreation@hydro.com.au and a member of the team will get back to you as soon as possible, or give us a call during office hours on (03) 6240 2208.

Last Updated Friday July 23, 2021

Mersey River below Rowallan Power Station
 Date Start time End
time
Reason
07.08.21 10.00 17.00 Club
08.08.21 10.00 17.00 Club
14.08.21 8.30 17.00 Club
15.08.21 8.00 13.00 Club
28.08.21 10.00 16.30 Commercial
29.08.21 10.00 16.30 Commercial
30.08.21 10.00 16.30 Commercial

 

Forth River below Paloona Power Station
 Date Start time End
time
Reason
01.08.21 10.00 14.00 Club
21.08.21 13.00 16.00 Club
22.08.21 10.00 12.00 Club
28.08.21 10.00 15.30 Commercial

 

King River below John Butters Power Station
 Date Start time End time Reason
n/a

 

Bradys Slalom Course
 Date Start time End
time
Reason
n/a

 

Cataract Gorge at First Basin
 Date Start time End time Reason
12.09.21  10:00  16:00 Hydro Tasmania sponsored

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are also advised of the following:

Both Lake Gairdner and Lake Trevallyn are currently spilling and we expect them to stay on spill for some time. The Wilmot River is flowing and might be suitable for paddling.

https://www.hydro.com.au/water/lake-levels/GetLakeLevelDataFile?filename=Web_Lakes_GAIRDNER.pdf

https://www.hydro.com.au/water/water-flow/GetWaterflowDataFile?filename=Web_Rivers_ForthRvLower.pdf

https://www.hydro.com.au/water/lake-levels/GetLakeLevelDataFile?filename=Web_Lakes_TREVALLYN.pdf