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National Parks Passes

Tasmanian National Parks Entry Fees

A valid park entry permit is required for entry to Tasmania's national parks

A range of national park passes lets you choose the best way to get out and experience Tasmania's world-class national parks.

Visitors to the state have a number of different pass options available to them, the most cost effective being the Holiday Pass range. This pass covers entry into all of Tasmania’s national parks for up to two months, and also provides free use of the Cradle Mt shuttle bus.

Residents or regular visitors to the State may find that the Annual or Two Year Parks Pass options are more economical. These passes cover entry for up to four vehicles (car, boat, plane and motor bike), as long as they are all registered at the one pass holder's address.  

Not sure which pass to purchase? See our page, "What type of pass do I need?"

See Terms and Conditions National Parks Passes Online Sales

National Park Passes are available from:


1.    Our Online Parks Pass Portal
2.    National Park Visitor Centres
3.    Most accredited Tasmanian Travel Information Centres
4.    Spirit of Tasmania 
5.    Service Tasmania Shops 
6.    Offline - Print out the annual / two year application form [PDF 147KB]. A blank renewal form can be found here [PDF 484KB]. The Completed form can then be returned to the Park Entry Section via mail (GPO Box 1751, Hobart, TAS 7001), fax (03 62 238308) or email (parkfees@parks.tas.gov.au). 

The money raised from park fees goes directly towards the upkeep of your parks and reserves. It is used to maintain and upgrade visitor facilities, walking tracks and information booths and provide a range of services.  

Educational Group Exemptions – Must be submitted 30 days prior to intended visit.

Educational groups may be issued an exemption following prior application to the Ranger in Charge,provided the school excursion is for educational purposes. Reason for exemption must be explained in full on the formEducational Exemption Application / Approval Form (PDF 59 Kb).

Scout groups, Guide groups and University groups can also apply for Park Entry Fee Exemption if the group is visiting for educational purposes.

The completed form must be faxed to the park centre you wish to visit - see contact list

Current Park Fees  

DAILY - up to 24 hrs
carper vehicle (up to 8 people) - all parks except Cradle

walkerbusbikembike per person - all parks except Cradle $12.00
bus Cradle Mountain only - per person including shuttle service
$16.50 adult (18+)
$8.25 child (5-17, under 5 no charge)
$41.25 family (2 adults, 3 children)              

HOLIDAY - up to 8 weeks
carper vehicle (up to 8 people) 
- all parks including Cradle

walkerbusbikembike per person- all parks including Cradle $30.00

carper vehicle (up to 8 people) All Parks 
Renewal (within 6 months of expiry date) 
Concession $56.00

All Parks
New pass
Concession $76.80

carper vehicle (up to 8 people) One Park 
Renewal (within 6 months of expiry date) 
Concession $28.80
One Park
New pass 
Concession $39.20
Concession applies to Current Seniors Card, Australian Pensioner Concession Card & Health Care Card

carper vehicle (up to 8 people)

All Parks
Concession $98.40
Concession applies to Current Seniors Card, Australian Pensioner Concession Card & Health Care Card

Further Information:

Phone: 1300 TASPARKS (1300 827 727)
Fax: (03) 6223 8308 
Park Entry Frequently Asked Questions [PDF 14 Kb]