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Port Arthur Historic Site's World Heritage Listing

06/08/2010

Both the Port Arthur Historic Site and Tasmania's convict heritage as a whole have been given a huge boost, with five sites given World Heritage status as part of the Australian Convict Sites serial inscription of eleven sites around the nation.Continue Reading

Port Arthur and Female Factory finalsits in Tasmanian Tourism Awards

20/10/2014

The Port Arthur Historic Site and Cascades Female Factory Historic Site are both finalists in the 2014 Tasmanian Tourism Awards, to be announced in Hobart in November.Continue Reading

Port Arthur steels itself for restabilisation

24/09/2014

Port Arthur's most emblematic ruin, the Penitentiary has been the focus of major conservation works for the better part of 2014.Continue Reading

New signs and technology help visitors at Port Arthur

20/08/2014

New signs and technology are helping visitors find their way and connect with history at the Port Arthur Historic Site.Continue Reading

Port Arthur heritage course attracts international interest

13/08/2014

Last week the Port Arthur Historic Site hosted a course in Best Practice in Managing Heritage Places.Continue Reading

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