Nive River

Region: Central · Category: River


Nive River - Below World Heritage Area Boundary

Min size: 220 mm Bag limit: 5 Method: All methods (bait, lures and flies) Season: 5/8/2023 - 28/4/2024

Nive River - Above World Heritage Area Boundar

Min size: 220 mm Bag limit: 5 Method: Artificials (lures and flies) only Season: 5/8/2023 - 28/4/2024


A River Derwent tributary starting in the Western Lakes and feeding the Hydro Tasmania storage of Pine Tier Lagoon. Much of the Nive River is fairly dewatered due to Hydro Tasmania storage though good sections occur about the power station before Tarraleah. Access from A10 (Lyell Hwy).