Wildlife Tourism Australia 2018

Photo: Tasmanian Devil This week, October 28-31, Wildlife Tourism Australia holds its conference and Planeta.com will be up transforming this preview page into an exciting recap. We are also curating this Twitter moment. The conference – Wildlife tourism values and challenges: balancing the needs of wildlife, tourists, operators and residents – takes place in Tasmania. …

Tasmania

Photo: Tatters, Du Cane Hut Tasmania is Australia’s island state, located 240 kilometers (150 miles) to the south of the Australian continent (nicknamed the North Island), separated by Bass Strait. The state capital and largest city is Hobart. Another major hub for travel is Launceston. Map Photos Recommended Listening How is Tasmania’s tourism boom impacting …

Launceston

Feral Arts, Cataract Gorge Launceston is a city in the north of Tasmania, Australia at the junction of the North Esk and South Esk rivers where they become the Tamar River (Kanamaluka). Government https://www.launceston.tas.gov.au https://www.facebook.com/CityOfLauncestonOfficial https://twitter.com/CityLaunceston Elsewhere on the Web TripAdvisor Map Photos Planeta.com Tasmania Australia Cradle Mountain Wildlife Tourism Australia

Cradle Mountain

Photo: Tatters, Cradle Mountain Tasmania – Cradle Mountain is the iconic gateway to the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area and is located in the Central Highlands region. At 1,545 metres (5,069 feet) above sea level, it is the fifth-highest mountain in Tasmania and is one of the principal tourist sites in the state. The area around the …

Tasmania Links

Tasmania Flag Links related to Tasmania presently in mostly random fashion: This Week Wildlife Tourism Australia 2018 Too often we consider the needs of tourists or tour operators only, and when needs of the animals themselves or the needs of local human residents are considered, there is much emotional opinion but too little evidence. WTA …

Hobart

Photo: Mdavidford Hobart is the capital and most populous city of the Australian island state of Tasmania. Founded in 1804 as a penal colony, Hobart is Australia’s second oldest capital city after Sydney, New South Wales. Photos Planeta.com Tasmania Tasmania Links Australia

Palawa Kani

Indigenous languages Palawa kani is a constructed language created as a generic revival of the Tasmanian languages, the extinct languages once spoken by Aboriginal Tasmanians. Videos Rosetta Thomas grew up on Cape Barren Island, learning about her culture from her grandmother. Now she teaches the Tasmanian language Palawa Kani to a new generation. Elsewhere on …

Freycinet Peninsula Master Plan

The draft Freycinet Peninsula Master Plan has been released and public comment is now sought on the plan. Freycinet National Park is one of Tasmania’s premier tourism hotspots and the Parks and Wildlife Service has been working with key stakeholders to develop a high quality environmentally, economically and socially sustainable Freycinet visitor experience for the …

Mt Field National Park

Photo: Horseshoe Falls Mt Field National Park has a wide variety of scenic features and wildlife and offers a great range of facilities for day visitors. The park essentially has two visitor sections. The first, near the park entrance, includes picnic facilities and the famous Russell Falls. Stunning walks through enormous fern forests and some …