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Public Reserves

A number of properties throughout Tasmania have been recommended for reservation under the Crown Lands Act 1976.

Reservation of Public Reserves

Public Reserves are created under the Crown Lands Act 1976 by an Order signed by the Minister. The document below is provided to give more detail about the values, purposes and objectives of Public Reserves.

Public Reserve, values, purposes and objectives

Public Reserves for Each Municipality

In total, the area of land recommended to reserve in this way is approximately 14,000 hectares. The necessary steps to create Public Reserves have commenced now Cabinet has noted the recommendations for all twenty-nine municipalities.

Some properties assessed by the CLAC Project were already Public Reserves. In those cases where the CLAC Project has recommended they remain a Public Reserve, no further action is required. The remaining properties recommended as Public Reserve will be created by an Order under the Crown Lands Act 1976.

Properties where only part is to be Public Reserve will be confirmed or created after completion of the other recommendations.

The recommended Public Reserves confirmed or created to date in the 29 municipalities are listed below.

Break O'Day Devonport Kentish Southern Midlands
Brighton Dorset Kingborough Tasman
Burnie Flinders King Island Waratah Wynyard
Central Coast George Town Latrobe West Coast
Central Highlands Glamorgan Spring Bay Launceston West Tamar
Circular Head Glenorchy Meander Valley  
Clarence Hobart Northern Midlands  
Derwent Valley Huon Valley Sorell  

Break O'Day
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Break O'Day

Brighton
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Brighton

Burnie
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below. This completes all properties recommended to reserve as Public Reserve in this municipality.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Burnie

Central Coast
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Central Coast

Central Highlands
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Central Highlands

Circular Head
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Circular Head

Clarence
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Clarence

Derwent Valley
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Derwent Valley

Devonport
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Devonport

Dorset
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Dorset

Flinders
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Flinders

George Town
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of George Town

Glamorgan Spring Bay
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Glamorgan Spring Bay

Glenorchy
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Glenorchy

Hobart
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Hobart

Huon Valley
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Huon Valley

Kentish
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Kentish

Kingborough
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Kingborough

King Island
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of King Island

Latrobe
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Latrobe

Launceston
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Launceston

Meander Valley
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Meander Valley

Northern Midlands
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Northern Midlands

Sorell
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Sorell

Southern Midlands
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below. This completes all properties recommended to reserve as Public Reserve in this municipality.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Southern Midlands

Tasman
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Tasman

Waratah Wynyard
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of Waratah Wynyard

West Coast
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of West Coast

West Tamar
A list of properties that have been confirmed or created as a Public Reserve is provided below.

Public Reserves in the municipality of West Tamar

For further information

Contact: Crown Land Services

GPO Box 44
HOBART 7001
Phone: 1300 368 550
Fax: 03 6233 6655
Email: CrownLandServices.Enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au