Northern River Guide

Local River Level tips for fun…

If you know some other fine levels for our local river play spots…  let us know at tamar@canoe.org.au.

The following guide is up to date as at July 2018.
There are a few blanks still to be filled in:
Nthn River Guide – 2018-07-16
(The latest update fixes links to Hydro web pages after they redesigned their website.)

 

Also check Canoe Tasmania –  Paddle About Tas river guide.

The guide below includes some older info

River Segment
BOM Flood Warning Centre level
Actual River Gauge
Comment
North Esk – Corra Linn
1.5
.5
Low
1.65
.65
Good – Block height
1.9
.9
Challenging
>2.2
>1.2
Advanced
Play Waves
2.5?
1.5?
Good
>3.0?
2.0?
Washed out
Watery Plains to White Hills – Ballroom
1.0
Good
Big Bend
1.1
Nice
St Pats
1.0
Nice min.
South Esk
Perth – Triple Drops
2.5
Good waves
3.0
Good surf & spins
>4.0
Washed out
Longford – Mill Weir
.6 – .8
Good
< .6
Gets dangerous
Meander
Meander – Dam to Meander
1.0
Low
1.4
Good
>2.0
Advanced
Exton to Egmont – Deloraine Railway Bridge –
.9
Low
1.2
Good, technical
> 1.8
Advanced
Mersey – below Rowallan 24cumecs (850cusecs) Race level
Ringarooma
Derby to Mutual Bridge 1.0-2.0 Beginners
3+ Big volume
Herrick Gorge ? Grade 3/4+