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100 years on, Old Pelion Hut retains its charm

19/09/2017

One of Tasmania's favourite historic mountain huts, Old Pelion Hut in the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, is celebrating its centenary this year.More

Future-proofing our tourism icons

18/09/2017

Environment and Parks Minister Matthew Groom has announced that $8 million will be allocated to upgrade vital infrastructure in our parks and reserves over the next two years.More

Tenders advertised for Freycinet Master Plan

28/08/2017

Freycinet is one of the absolute jewels in Tasmania's crown, with locals and visitors flocking to the area in droves to experience one of the world's most stunning areas.
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Kangaroo Bluff Battery

Access

Kangaroo Bluff Historic Site is situated on Hobart's Eastern Shore, only 10 minutes drive from the city centre. From Hobart head east over the Tasman Bridge to Bellerive, then along Victoria Esplanade and Gunning Street.

The Historic Site is open between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm every day and entry is free.

Visitors please note

  • The battery is surrounded by a deep moat and care must be taken when walking around the area.
  • Entry to the battery is not recommended at night.