Trevallyn Hydro Electric Power Station Tour

Quick Details

Generally not suitable for children under 16 years of age.

Explore the Launceston Hydro Electricity & Power Station

​Duck Reach power station was the first publicly owned generating electricity plant in the Southern Hemisphere. Trevallyn power station was commissioned in 1955 and took over from the Duck Reach power station, which started operation in December 1895.

Itinerary 

  • Meet at the Tailrace Park car park directly opposite the Trevallyn Power Station, or pick-up from Launceston CBD by appointment

Safety Considerations

  • Trevallyn is a working power station and not suitable for children under 16 years of age.
  • Long trousers, long-sleeve tops, and enclosed shoes must be worn.
  • Discover Tasmania Tours shall provide stylish high visibility vests, hard hats, and safety glasses.

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