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Macquarie River – Woolmers to Longford

 

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Macquarie River

Woolmers to Longford

Distance: 8.0 km.
Average Grade: Flat.
Peak Grade: Flat.
Difficulty: Grade 1.
Paddling Time: 2 hours.
Entry Point: Get in at Woolmers’ Bridge on C520.
Exit Point: Either Longford Caravan Park or junction with South Esk or Longford Mill Weir
Water Level: Minimum 1.80 m at the Fingal.
Tasmap: 1:100 000 South Esk and St. Pauls.
Shuttle: 
General Description: Good beginner’s trip but be aware of potential tree jams. The river is flat and runs through farming country.