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News & Media Releases 2017-08-21T21:51:38+00:00

Tasmanian state election update

February 27th, 2018|

Wondering where the major political parties stand when it comes to protecting Tasmania's national parks ahead of the 2018 state election? Read our latest assessment.

  • Surveyors Cove hut, Three Capes Track, the largest infrastructure complex ever built in a remote Tasmanian park. Photo: Rob Blakers

MEDIA RELEASE – Manifesto for State Election 2018

February 15th, 2018|

The TNPA calls for an immediate end to the call for Expressions of Interest for Tourism Opportunities on Reserved Land, a statutory, open and transparent process to control development on reserved land, and additional funding for reserve management to address the chronic under-funding of the Parks and Wildlife Service and Wellington Park Management Trust.

  • Lake Geeves, Eastern Arthur Range, Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Photo: Grant Dixon

The Geeves Effect – another attack on wilderness

November 16th, 2017|

The Geeves Effect is based around a proposal to construct a high grade walking track and associated accommodation in the vicinity of the iconic Federation Peak, within the wildest part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.