Spray Tunnel (North End) - TAS

  Tourist Attraction


DEG: -41.894318 145.317917
DMS: 41º 53' 39.54" S 145º 19' 4.5" E
UTM: 55 G 5360589mN 360461mE
Altitude: 258.19m


Place Type

Recreation - Tourist Attraction


198.89kms NorthWest of Hobart - Driving 300 km (3 hours 58 mins)
454.07kms South of Melbourne - Driving 644 km (23 hours 1 min)

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Approximately 100m long, this is the position of the northern end (entry) of the tunnel. Just enough natural light will normally illuminate the southern end. The tunnel is closed to vehicular traffic and is for walkers only.

The tunnel was carved through the hill so that ore could be moved from the mine. The tunnel is unusually shaped like a keyhole, approximately 3 metres high and 2.2 metres wide and 100 metres long.

Once through the tunnel you'll find the relics of buildings and abandoned boilers – a reminder of the West's mining past.
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Distance from Spray Tunnel (North End) 19.35km E
Mean Max. °C14.214.311.
Mean Min. °C5.
Mean Rain mm201.1168.6267.4282.8395.7341.1391.5336.3379.2373.2221.4290.8

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