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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

Bruny Island Quarantine Station - now open five days a week


The Wildcare Inc Friends of the Bruny Island Quarantine Station and the Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) are pleased to announce that thanks to the success of the Wildcare Volunteer Caretaker Program and work by the PWS, the Quarantine Station will be open five days a week from 10am to 4pm over the summer months, during the period of daylight savings time.

The station will be closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Experience the self-guided history walk, the beautiful environment, have a sticky beak or a picnic, and soak up the atmosphere. 816 Killora Rd, North Bruny Island. Free entry, donations welcome.

Bruny Island Quarantine Station - now open five days a week

The medical superintendent's cottage at the Quarantine Station.