Thursday, 21 July 2016

Parks for Free

Contact: Nadeen Burge
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
p: 6165 3170   e:

Date: Promotion can start in Term 3 2016     RSVP: Free entry period finishes on 9 Oct
Location: State-wide

Intended Audience: All Tasmanian's families, Parents, Carers, School Children, Infants

Celebrate 100 years of national parks in Tasmania and reconnect with nature.
Entry to all national parks will be FREE on:
  • 27-29 August  – when Freycinet and Mount Field national parks will mark their centenary of reservation; and
  • 24 September to 9 October – September school holiday period
This means that patrons will not be required to have a valid national parks pass when visiting any of the 19 national parks during the free entry period.

Specifics about the free entry initiative including what is covered and not covered are outlined in the attached FAQs