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MEDIA RELEASE – World Heritage Ancient Gondwanan Communities at Risk

2019-01-25T11:28:58+00:00January 23rd, 2019|

Nature Photographers Tasmania and the Tasmanian National Parks Association have called on the State Government and its agencies, the Parks and Wildlife Service and the Tasmanian Fire Service, to urgently prioritise critical wilderness fires in western Tasmania. In particular, the wildfire burning at Mt Anne imminently and directly threatens ancient and irreplaceable Gondwanic plant communities.

Tourism Master Plan for TWWHA commenced

2018-12-31T09:44:54+00:00December 31st, 2018|

We welcome, in principle, commencement of work on the long-awaited Tourism Master Plan for the TWWHA but are concerned it will provide further endorsement of the state government’s policy of ‘unlocking’ the TWWHA and avoid any scrutiny of the many tourism proposals already being considered under the Expressions of Interest process.

President’s Reports

2018-12-06T20:59:14+00:00December 6th, 2018|

TNPA Annual Report 2017-18 TNPA Annual Report 2016-17 TNPA President's Report 2015-16 TNPA President's Report 2014-15 TNPA President's Report 2013-14 TNPA President's Report 2012-13 Photo: Grant Dixon The Tasmanian National Parks Association offers an independent voice for Tasmania's national parks and reserves, to ensure [...]

  • Walking track sign, Cockle Creek. Photo: Nick Sawyer

Cockle Creek Precinct draft site plan

2018-10-30T21:03:04+00:00October 30th, 2018|

The TNPA would be unlikely to support further expansion of visitor facilities into currently undisturbed areas; i.e. if visitor numbers continue to increase, an alternative approach is likely to be needed.