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Hybrid diesel-electric shuttle buses at Cradle Mountain - a first for National p

19/08/2019

When you next visit Cradle Mountain you will be able to step aboard one of the new hybrid, diesel-electric, shuttle buses on your trip to Dove Lake. These new buses will reduce emissions and deliver a quieter, all mobility friendly, visitor experience.More

AFAC Independent Operational Review of the 2018-19 bushfires

08/08/2019

Following the 2018-19 bushfires the Tasmanian Government commissioned an independent report by the Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Council to review the overall response and identify areas where more can be done to improve the State's response andMore

Improved Park Pass System for our National Parks

06/08/2019

The Parks and Wildlife Service will implement a new park pass system for our national parks in May next year.More

Maria Island National Park

Management Plan

Management Plan

Management Plans are available from our Management Plans, Site Plans and Other Publications listing.

The PWS has recently produced a Macropod Management Report for Maria Island. It is available here.


Maria Island Ecotourism Feasibility Study – Community Summary Report
The Australian and Tasmanian Governments recognise the potential for Maria Island to enhance the East Coast's tourism competitiveness and have agreed to invest $1.6 million to upgrade the Maria Island jetty and complete an Ecotourism Development Feasibility Study for Maria Island. The full summary report is available for download [PDF 728 KB].