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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

Visiting the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area

ImageMap of the WHA

The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area is made up of a number of different national parks, and other reserves. 

Our Visitor's Guide to Tasmania's National Parks has all the information you need to plan a visit to one - or all - of these national parks and reserves.


  • Central Plateau Conservation Area
  • Adamsfield Conservation Area
  • Great Western Tiers Conservation Area
  • Styx Tall Trees Conservation Area
  • Mount Wedge Conservation Area
  • Meander Conservation Area
  • Quamby Bluff Conservation Area


  • Florentine River Regional Reserve (part)