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New lease of life for original lighthouse vents

15/05/2018

As part of the ongoing conservation of the Cape Bruny and Maatsuyker Island lighthouses, a team effort has been underway to restore the original bronze vents from the lighthouses' lantern rooms.More

Record visitor numbers at Highfield Historic Site

09/05/2018

Visitation numbers at Highfield Historic Site in Stanley have reached a record high, with 12,535 people visiting in the 12 months ending March 2018.More

Cradle Mountain shuttle bus tender awarded

08/05/2018

A new bus fleet featuring environmentally friendly technology and vehicles with improved accessibility and increased capacity will help to meet increasing visitor numbers following the awarding of the tender to McDermott Coaches.More

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Marine Reseve Videos

The videos below are also available on our YouTube Channel

Port Davey Marine Reserve

Port Davey Marine Reserve is a truly unique marine environment. Unusual marine life, including fragile marine invertebrates, live in the relatively shallow clear saltwater, beneath a layer of red-brown tannin-rich freshwater. The videos below describe the extraordinary features of the reserve and outline important protective measures for visitors to help keep Port Davey perfect and pristine.




Beneath Tasmanian Waters

A short slide show of some of the spectacular and strange animals found in the marine environment of Tasmania. 



Tasmania's marine environment is a special place. This video gives those who can't explore the depths of these cool waters a chance to see what its like down there. For those who do dive - be inspired to come and see for yourself.