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Maria Island

Open for Ideas - like The Mariah Island Walk

One of the Great Walks of Australia, The Maria Island Walk is an award-winning, family-owned and operated tourism business offering an authentic Tasmanian experience in Maria Island National Park.

Eagles Eyrie

Open for Ideas - Eagles Eyrie

Perched on a mountain top is a unique tourism product ready for imagining and with 360-degree views of the North Styx Conservation Area, this wilderness experience is ready for reimagining.

South Coast National Park

Tourism Investment in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area, National Parks and Reserves

"This initiative is about unlocking our natural areas to allow exciting new tourism experiences that are complemented by sensitive and appropriate tourism infrastructure.  We are seeking ideas that will enable Tasmania to balance the integrity of its natural areas with its vision to become the environment tourism capital of the world."

- The Hon. Matthew Groom MP, Minister for State Growth, Minister for Environment, Parks and Heritage

The Federal Group

The Federal Group


"Tasmania has become a true global tourist destination with our breathtaking scenery, historical architecture, growing arts scene and pristine environment. Our Pure Tasmania brand leverages the natural advantages throughout our island state to offer a unique travel experience."


- Greg Farrell, Marketing Director, The Federal Group


Brown Brothers Milawa Vineyard Pty Ltd

Brown Brothers Milawa Vineyard Pty Ltd


"Our purchase of Tamar Ridge in 2010 gave us access to 400 hectares of premium cool-climate Tasmanian grapes. Grape growing in Tasmania offers pristine varietal definition, great purity of fruit character and a refreshing acidity - the hallmark of genuine cool-climate wine."

- Ross Brown, Executive Director, Brown Brothers Milawa Vineyard





“Nyrstar is a leading global multi-metals company, producing significant quantities of zinc and lead, as well as other metals including silver, gold and copper. It is the world’s largest zinc producer and Nyrstar’s Hobart Smelter produces approximately one quarter of the company’s zinc … The site offers us a deep water port for shipping, a stable workforce and we have a strong and longstanding relationship with our local community.”


- Jeremy Kouw, former General Manager, Nyrstar Hobart





“Tasmania offers an abundance of rich and high-grade mineral deposits. Our Mount Lyell Mine has been in operation for over 100 years. Our location in Queenstown gives us easy access to international markets as we are situated less than 200km from mine to port and shipping to the rest of the world via Singapore.”


- Scott Clyde, TAS General Manager, Copper Mines of Tasmania


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