Locus map

The Derwent estuary lies in the heart of the Hobart metropolitan area in southern Tasmania. It extends south from the rural town of New Norfolk to the Iron Pot lighthouse.

Map products

The Derwent Estuary Program Habitat Atlas includes a detailed GIS database - a compilation of coastal and subtidal mapping products - that can be accessed via the LIST.

Catchment map

The Derwent River winds its way from Lake St Clair through the catchment of forest and farms to the estuary and eventually the southern ocean.


Pied Oyster Catcher (Haematopus longirostris) by Dave Watts

Restoring and promoting the Derwent estuary