Volcanoes of Central Tasmania | John Seach


Tasmania, Australia

42.0 S, 146.7 E
Lava-field Province
Extinct volcano

The volcanoes of central Tasmania erupted lava south from the plateau, into the Derwent drainage west of the Clyde Valley.

Further reading
Sutherland, F.L. and Wellman, P., 1986. Potassium-argon ages of Tertiary volcanic rocks, Tasmania. In Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania (Vol. 120, pp. 77-86).

Eruptions of Volcanoes of Central Tasmania

Younger region: 22-24 million years ago
Older region: 30-35 million years ago