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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

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.

Draft Site Plan released for Hartz Mountains National Park


The Parks and Wildlife Service has developed a draft Site Plan for the Hartz Mountains National Park Visitor Services Site within the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. The plan provides for a new day shelter and toilet at the carpark near the Devils Backbone.

A draft Site Plan will be available for comment from Saturday 13 May until close of business on Monday 29 May 2006.

Comments, information, ideas or views can be sent to:

General Manager
Parks and Wildlife Service
GPO Box 1751
Hobart TAS 7001

or email representations@parks.tas.gov.au.

If you have any queries please phone 6233 5457.