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Closed area: All parks and reserves closed
From 26/3/2020, last reviewed 31/3/2020

​​​​​Following advice from the Tasmania Department of Health and Tasmanian Government that our community should limit non-essential travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, the PWS has closed all national parks, reserves and campgrounds until further notice.

The PWS is calling on Tasmanians to support the national effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 and stay home during this time. 

From midnight Thursday 26 March, PWS is temporarily closing all national parks, reserves, campgrounds and facilities to recreational and tourism use. This means that all short walks, day walks, mountain biking, hunting, fishing, tours and camping are now closed to the public.  Washrooms, day use facilities, showers and visitor centres are closed until further notice.​

For more information on these closures please refer to the frequently asked questions.​


Rustic barn at Highfield Historic Site
The barn, Highfield Historic Site (photograph: Tim Shaw)

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Closed area: All parks and reserves closed
From 26/3/2020, last reviewed 31/3/2020

​​​​​Following advice from the Tasmania Department of Health and Tasmanian Government that our community should limit non-essential travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, the PWS has closed all national parks, reserves and campgrounds until further notice.

The PWS is calling on Tasmanians to support the national effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 and stay home during this time. 

From midnight Thursday 26 March, PWS is temporarily closing all national parks, reserves, campgrounds and facilities to recreational and tourism use. This means that all short walks, day walks, mountain biking, hunting, fishing, tours and camping are now closed to the public.  Washrooms, day use facilities, showers and visitor centres are closed until further notice.​

For more information on these closures please refer to the frequently asked questions.​


About

​​​​​​​​​Highfield Historic Site is the perfect location for your special event - unique historical buildings and facilities in a stunning location. 

Functi​​​on facilities

  • Historic chapel
  • Rustic barn (with wheelchair access)
  • Commercial kitchen 
  • Equipment hire

Weddi​ngs 

Highfield’s chapel is set with 10 pews and can comfortably seat up to 50 guests with some standing room. Alternatively, our landscaped grounds provide the perfect back drop for your wedding ceremony, taking in spectacular views of the surrounding coast line and historic Stanley township. 

For your reception,​ use our rustic barn and bring in caterers and stylists to customise it to create your dream wedding - from cocktail to formal seating. The barn can hold a maximum of 100 guests. It is fitted with a commercial kitchen for catering purposes. 

See our current Wedding Brochure for further details.​

  Highfield Wedding Brochure   (6​MB)

To book, complete the Booking Form and return to Highfield Historic Site.

  Highfield Booking Form   (2MB​)

Contact

Highfield Historic Site
PO Box 74
Stanley TAS 7331
Phone: 03 6458 1100
Email: highfield@parks.tas.gov.au