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Encounter Maria Island


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


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


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

Prospect office closed to public


The Northern Region Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) office located at Prospect will be closed to the public from Friday 17 October 2008 to Tuesday 21st October 2008.

The office is being refurbished with new carpet and will re-open for public enquiries on Wednesday 22nd October 2008.

If the matter is urgent please contact the Parks duty officer on 6336 5356.

If the matter is not urgent, please call the Prospect office on 6336 5312 and leave a message. Messages will be replied to when the office reopens.

Staff will be available on mobile phones for urgent matters.