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Have your say on Freycinet

12/06/2018

Public comment is now invited on the Draft Freycinet Peninsula Master Plan.More

Ben Lomond recovery works update

31/05/2018

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) will oversee the recovery works at Ben Lomond after a recent fire destroyed essential infrastructure.More

Southwest ecological burns important for orange-bellied parrot conservation

22/03/2018

Planned ecological burns in Southwest National Park will help regenerate important habitat areas for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot.More

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.