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Second round of consultation begins on the future of Freycinet Peninsula

13/03/2019

Tasmania's unrivalled natural environment is a key driver in our nation-leading visitor economy and the Freycinet Peninsula is one of our most popular tourism destinations.More

Sustainable Timber Tasmania and Parks and Wildlife Service issue safety message

08/03/2019

Over the coming weeks, a number of roads inside of fire impacted areas will reopen.More

PWS Fire Update - Friday 22 February 2019

22/02/2019

To date, the fire area has affected around 94,000 ha (about 6%) of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA) and approximately 42,476 ha (about 3.4%) of other reserves managed by the Parks and Wildlife Service.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.