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Walls of Jerusalem National Park

Illegal Clearing in TWWHA Must Be Investigated

Media Release - The illegal tracking cutting on the shores of Lake Malbena in the Walls of Jerusalem National Park and adjoining lakes is a scandal and a crime against nature.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 17 Jan 2020

Lake Malbena Rejection Exposes EOI Process as a Sham

Media Release - The Central Highlands Council have listened to the overwhelming community opposition to the helicopter and huts tourism proposal for Lake Malbena in the Walls of Jerusalem National Park.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 26 Feb 2019

Halls Island at Lake Malbena is Public Land

Media Release - The Liberals’ efforts to privatize Halls Island will not wash with local fly fishers and bushwalkers, whatever the proponent Daniel Hackett decides about public access.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 10 Jan 2019

Premier Must Explain Why Advisory Council Advice Was Ignored on Walls of Jerusalem Proposal

Media Release - The Greens today tabled a leaked copy of the National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Committee’s (NPWAC) submission to the Federal Government on the proposal to build permanent huts and allow up to 120 helicopter flights and landings at Lake...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 16 Oct 2018

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

Private Developer Given Tick for Development in the Walls of Jerusalem

Media Release - The Liberals’ planned death by a thousand cuts for Tasmania’s wilderness took a step forward today.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 3 Sep 2018