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New lease of life for original lighthouse vents

15/05/2018

As part of the ongoing conservation of the Cape Bruny and Maatsuyker Island lighthouses, a team effort has been underway to restore the original bronze vents from the lighthouses' lantern rooms.More

Record visitor numbers at Highfield Historic Site

09/05/2018

Visitation numbers at Highfield Historic Site in Stanley have reached a record high, with 12,535 people visiting in the 12 months ending March 2018.More

Cradle Mountain shuttle bus tender awarded

08/05/2018

A new bus fleet featuring environmentally friendly technology and vehicles with improved accessibility and increased capacity will help to meet increasing visitor numbers following the awarding of the tender to McDermott Coaches.More

Trail Bikes and ATVs

Tasmania has some great spots set aside for the responsible use of trail bikes and all-terrain vehicles.

The brochure, Ride Around Tasmania, has information on recreational registration, maps and grid references leading you to some great rides as well as tips on how you can ride safely and minimise your impact.

This guide is a must for anybody who rides a trail bike, four wheel bike or other all terrain vehicle (ATV) for recreation.

The brochure is available [PDF 2.5MB] or you can get yourself a copy of the ‘Ride Around Tasmania’(RAT) booklet at Service Tasmania outlets and some bike shops for approximately $5.