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Visitor safety under the spotlight in new walker safety video

16/04/2018

Visitor safety in Tasmania's national parks and reserves has received a major investment with a suite of projects, including a new feature video on bushwalking preparation and safety.More

Draft Frenchmans Cap Recreation Zone Plan 2018

12/04/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has released the Draft Recreation Zone Plan 2018 for the Frenchmans Cap area.More

Redeveloped Lake Tahune Hut now open

12/04/2018

A locally designed and built, energy-efficient and sustainable hut is now welcoming bushwalkers at Lake Tahune on the Frenchmans Cap Track in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.More

Toll House

Introduction

The Toll House as it stands today
The Toll House at New Norfolk was built in 1841.  It was constructed in conjunction with the first bridge built across the Derwent River and, whilst the bridge has been replaced, the original toll house remains.

The Toll House is now an arts and crafts centre and is open from 10am until 4pm daily. More information can be found at http://www.newnorfolk.org/~tollhouse  or by phoning (03) 6261 2843.