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Lake Gordon Power Station

Through the rain we followed a side road back around a hill or two, and glimpsed Lake Gordon. Then we took an opportunity to look briefly at the external parts of the Power Station. According to Hydro Tasmania, “Gordon is the largest … Continue reading

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The Gordon Dam

Ahead and below lay the Gordon Dam wall and all its structures.  This marvel of engineering was completed in 1974.  The mighty wall holds back Lake Gordon; As at early October 2017, the lake level is approximately 23 metres down … Continue reading

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Edgar Dam

The Edgar Dam is one of three dams edging Lake Pedder. Nearby,  we enjoyed watching and listening to Lake Pedder’s water washing onto the stony shore.We drove along a side track to the Edgar Dam camping ground where we were … Continue reading

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What is special about this area?

I will detail, in the future blog posts on this site, my thoughts on what makes this Strathgordon/Lake Pedder area special, and  offer you photographs that should thrill you.  For some people, the area is special for their memory of … Continue reading

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