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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

Inspiring events this spring

Dewayne Everettsmith will play at the launch of Seniors Week at Mount Field National Park on 2 October from 10am to 2pm.
Award-winning musicians, best-selling authors, refugee stories, ecology walks, poetry in the snow, classical music in a cave, campfire yarns and bush tucker demos – something for everyone!

The Parks and Wildlife Service, in partnership with a number of inspiring and talented people, are offering a diversity of creative events this spring. 

They showcase the many different activities that parks and reserves provide to the Tasmanian community. See all the details on our Events Page.