Tasmania has eight mountains exceeding 1,500 metres and 28 above 1,220 metres. The tallest is Mt Ossa (1,614 metres), which is located to the north-east of Queenstown. Also of note is the Central Plateau, much of which is at an elevation of around 900 metres. Hobart's well-known Mt Wellington is 1,270 metres.
HEIGHT OF MAJOR MOUNTAINS, Tasmania
|Mt Ossa |
|Legges Tor |
|Mt Pelion West |
|Barn Bluff |
|Cradle Mountain |
|Stacks Bluff |
|Mt Geryon |
|Mt Massif |
Source: 1:25,000 topographic maps, Information Land Services, Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment.
This page last updated 3 January 2008