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Encounter Maria Island

20/10/2017

Encounter Maria Island's new ferry Osprey V, that will allow even more visitors to enjoy one of the State's best tourism attractions, was launched today.More

Progress on Cradle Mountain Master Plan

19/10/2017

An important milestone in the Cradle Mountain Master Plan project has been reached following a competitive tender process, with Cumulus Studio chosen to design the Cradle Mountain gateway precinct and the Dove Lake viewing shelter.More

Exciting new proposal for Tasmania's South East Cape

16/10/2017

Award-winning local tourism operator Ian Johnstone can now progress a new project to lease and licence negotiations under the Tourism Opportunities in Tasmania's National Parks, Reserves and Crown Land process.More

Governor Island Marine Reserve

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Governor Island is found less than two hundred metres off the coast of Bicheno. It is generally approached from Waubs Gulch which contains a small and protected boat harbour. Boats can be easily launched from the ramp at 'The Gulch'. Public toilets can be found a couple of minutes walk from the jetty.

The Governor Island Marine Reserve includes the island itself, Alligator Rock and all waters 400m eastward from the shoreline of Governor Island. The reserve covers an area of 60 ha.