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Sustainable Timber Tasmania and Parks and Wildlife Service announce road opening


Florentine Road and Arve Road (to the Hartz Mountain junction) are officially reopened to the public.More

Easter safety is paramount for our parks and reserves


The Parks and Wildlife Service encourages visitors and Tasmanians alike to get outdoors and get active - especially in our parks and reserves.More

Good news, Hartz Mountain National Park and other tracks are open!


In time for Easter walking, PWS have been able to re-open a number of tracks.More

Highfield Historic Site

Venue Hire

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

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

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 village. 

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. Marquees can be used near the barn for extra space or placed on the front lawn to maximise the views. 

See our current wedding brochure [PDF 7.3 MB] for further details.

To book, please fill-in the booking form [PDF 1.8 MB] and email to highfield@parks.tas.gov.au