Arve River (Tasmania)

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Arve River (Tasmania) is located in Tasmania
Arve River (Tasmania)
Location of mouth of the Anne River in Tasmania
Country Australia
State Tasmania
Region South East
Physical characteristics
Source Hartz Mountains
 - location below Devils Backbone
 - coordinates 43°13′6″S 146°48′13″E / 43.21833°S 146.80361°E / -43.21833; 146.80361
 - elevation 917 m (3,009 ft)
Mouth Huon River
 - coordinates
43°02′03″S 146°50′35″E / 43.03417°S 146.84306°E / -43.03417; 146.84306Coordinates: 43°02′03″S 146°50′35″E / 43.03417°S 146.84306°E / -43.03417; 146.84306
 - elevation
43 m (141 ft)
Length 23 km (14 mi)
Basin features
River system Huon River catchment
National park Hartz Mountains National Park

The Arve River is a river in the southeast region of Tasmania, Australia.

The river rises below Devils Backbone in the Hartz Mountains and flows generally north towards the Arve Plains. It reaches its confluence with the Huon River west of Huonville. The river descends 874 metres (2,867 ft) over its 23-kilometre (14 mi) course.[1]

See also


  1. ^ a b "Map of Arve River, TAS". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. 2015. Retrieved 2 July 2015.

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