Happy Jacks Pondage - NSW

  Water Body,River,Stream,Falls


DEG: -36.007751 148.446213
DMS: 36º 00' 27.91" S 148º 26' 46.37" E
UTM: 55 H 6014225mN 630335mE
Altitude: 1229.48m


Place Type

Geography - Water Body,River,Stream,Falls


102.35kms SouthWest of Canberra
346.73kms SouthWest of Sydney
369.43kms NorthEast of Melbourne
769.33kms North of Hobart

Address & Contact

Cabramurra NSW
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Happy Jacks is the first of 6 dams downstream from the source of the Tumut River. Captures spring snowmelt for diversion down the intake shaft to Lake Eucumbene. The Tumut and Happy Jacks Rivers flow is usually released via river outlet conduits through the base of the dam. If these are closed the dam will spill if the diversion shaft is also closed. The pondage is only likely to be seen by keen skiers or cyclists as it is 9 km from the main road. See You Tube for spill March 2012.
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Closest Weather Station

Cabramurra at 25/03:00am EDT
Distance from Happy Jacks Pondage 9.97km NW
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Cabramurra Smhea Aws
Distance from Happy Jacks Pondage 9.97km NW
Mean Max. °C21.620.917.512.
Mean Min. °C11.511.
Mean Rain mm43.785.380.366.877.3112.2110.0129.3130.6104.4111.882.8

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