The initial Expression of Interest process closed on 21 November 2014.The assessment panel will evaluate the submissions and provide recommendations to the Minister in January 2015. The Tasmanian Government intends to call for future Expressions of Interest submissions.
On 21 June 2014 the Government started the process
of realising the tourism potential in natural areas by conducting an Expression
of Interest for new, sensitive and appropriate tourism experiences and
It’s specifically looking for developments which broaden
the range of exciting and unique experiences on offer in our state by improving
access for tourists while maintaining the integrity of our natural areas.
This will assist it to grow Tasmania’s tourism
industry to 1.5 million visitors per year by 2020, which represents an
additional 8,000 jobs.
The Government will initially be looking for ideas
for the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA), National Parks and
Reserves. In the longer term it will consider other State-owned land including
Crown land, state forests and land adjacent to World Heritage Areas and
For more information on the project, including
documents to guide the Expression of Interest, visit
or email email@example.com
or telephone the project manager on
61 3 6165 3065.
For more information on the Tasmanian Wilderness
World Heritage Area, National Parks and Reserves visit www.parks.tas.gov.au
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