The Tasmanian Government has received a final cultural values assessment into allowing off-road vehicle access to tracks within the Arthur Pieman Conservation Area (APCA) – tracks 501, 503 and 601.
This assessment is a requirement of the Australian government under the Commonwealth Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act) to re-open identified tracks for this type of recreational use.
The Tasmanian Government has presented the report to the APCA Management committee. The APCA Cultural Heritage Assessment Report can be viewed and downloaded here.
Please note culturally sensitive information has been removed from this report to protect the location and significance of sites identified during the assessment.