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History unlocked at Richmond Gaol

12/11/2018

Investment in the restoration of the Gaoler's House at Richmond Gaol will enhance the visitor experience at one of Tasmania's key historic sites.More

Campfire restrictions in national parks and reserves

09/11/2018

Restrictions on campfires, pot fires and other solid fuel stoves will come in to place from next Wednesday (November 14) at identified Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) campgrounds around the State to help reduce the risk of bushfires.More

Godfreys Beach penguin viewing platform open

07/11/2018

The development of a new penguin viewing platform at Godfreys Beach at The Nut State Reserve in Stanley has recently been completed by the Parks and Wildlife Service.More

Have your Say

Have your say gives you the opportunity to provide input into a range of projects and issues concerning the management of reserved lands in Tasmania.

Feedback forms will be available here when public comment is sought on specific projects and issues.


A new future for Strahan’s Bond Store

Expressions of Interest are sought for possible uses for the historic Bond Store at Strahan.

The Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and the Environment is inviting interest for the lease and operation of the historic property, which is located in a prime waterfront location next to the Customs House on Strahan’s waterfront.

Following the completion of renovation works, this is a unique opportunity to utilise this historic building on Strahan’s waterfront. It is a building that has played many important roles in the Strahan community since the 1900s.

This Expression of Interest provides the opportunity to utilise the Bond Store for a variety of uses, provided they are consistent with enhancing the cultural heritage significance of the site. Further information is available in the below PDF.

Expression of Interest for the Lease and Operation of the Bond Store. [PDF 1MB]

Submissions must be lodged no later than 9am, Friday 16 November, 2018.

Submissions can be emailed to: admin.pwsnw@parks.tas.gov.au

Or posted to:
The Tender Box
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
Parks and Wildlife Service
PO Box 809
Ulverstone
TAS 7315

Note: Late Expressions of Interest will not be considered.


Public submissions sought for Tassie’s next iconic multi-day walk

Submissions are invited for ideas on the next iconic, multi-day walking experience in Tasmania. 

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service has developed a series of criteria that will be used to assess the public submissions. Download information on the process, criteria and the entry form. [PDF 1.1MB]

Enquiries can be directed to the Project Manager, Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service, at multidaywalk@parks.tas.gov.au

Submissions will close at 11pm on 11 January 2019 (Australian Eastern Standard Time)

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