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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

Female Factory lives recalled on playing cards

17/07/2014

The little-known stories of Tasmania's convict women are being recalled from the past in a new publication launched at the Cascades Female Factory Historic Site in South Hobart.Continue Reading

Port Arthur Historic Sites celebrating TripAdvisor plaudits

10/07/2014

The Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority (PAHSMA) is celebrating a clutch of Certificates for Excellence bestowed by the influential travel review website TripAdvisor.Continue Reading

Port Arthur's cruise ship tender jetty now operational

30/04/2014

A new jetty facility specifically designed for cruise ship tender vessels is expected to increase the already growing number of cruise ships calling directly at the Port Arthur Historic Site as part of their Tasmanian cruise itineraries.Continue Reading

Arthur Highway Roadworks

04/03/2014

Several sections of the Arthur Highway between Sorell and Port Arthur are having major road works done. This may lead to short delays in your journey, so please allow a bit more time.Continue Reading

China UnionPay now accepted at Port Arthur Historic Sites

25/09/2013

The Port Arthur Historic Sites are now able to accept payment via China UnionPay at our sales points, including Ticketing, Gift Shop, Cafes and Bistro, and at the Cascades Female Factory.Continue Reading

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