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Freycinet National Park

Record National Parks Visitors Reinforce Need to Protect Wilderness Values

Media Release - Record visitor numbers in Tasmania’s National Parks in the past financial year reinforces the need to better manage and preserve our protected areas, rather than opening them up to ever increasing visitor numbers and increased commercial...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 4 Sep 2018

Liberals Freycinet Plan Would Trash the Park

Media Release - The draft Master Plan for Freycinet Peninsula is an example of everything wrong with the Liberals attitude to Tasmania’s reserve estate.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 23 Jul 2018

EOI Process Lets Down Freycinet and RACT

Parliamentary Activity - Calls on the Government to work with RACT to find a more suitable location to expand its business using a model that is self-sufficient and not reliant on tax payer subsidy and a further intrusion into the Freycinet National Park.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 31 May 2016

Liberals' Development-at-any-Cost Stance Threatens Coles Bay

Parliamentary Activity - Last year the proposed changes to the Freycinet National Park were explained as necessary for the Freycinet Lodge to expand, as per the proposal submitted to your Office of the Coordinator-General.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 28 Apr 2016

Liberals' Freycinet Exploitation Plan

Media Release - Parks’ Minister, Matthew Groom, is overseeing a sham consultation process to enable increased exploitation of the fragile Freycinet National Park.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Feb 2016