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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

Fire operations - Freycinet National Park


Please note that due to follow up works from the fuel reduction burn undertaken yesterday Cape Tourville and Sleepy Bay Walking Tracks, Cape Tourville Road and White Water Wall / Bluestone Bay 4WD track are still closed today, Thursday 21 March and will re-open tomorrow Friday 22 March. 

The Parks and Wildlife Service apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.