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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

Wineglass Bay track upgrade complete


One of Tasmania's most iconic tourism experiences, the walk to Wineglass Bay from the lookout to the beach, has now re-opened after a $500,000 upgrade initiated through the Government's Tourism Infrastructure in Parks fund.

Tourism opportunity for Tasman Island


Tourists could soon enjoy the beautiful Tasman National Park from the air, as a change to the management plan could open it up for sensitive and appropriate aircraft access.More

Fancy being a campground host on Tasmania's beautiful East Coast?


The Parks and Wildlife Service is seeking expressions of interest from volunteers to participate in a campground host program at beautiful Mayfield campground this summer.

Mayfield Campground in the Mayfield Bay Conservation Area on Tasmania’s East Coast will be home to campground hosts for 14 day placements between December 2013 and April 2014.

PWS ranger Rob Connell said that being a volunteer host a great way for people to give a little something while working and living in one of the state’s most scenic campgrounds.

The role is involves providing visitor information along with some light maintenance duties. For details contact Rob Connell on 0459 805 835 or robert.connell@parks.tas.gov.au