Isle of the Dead tours currently closed
The popular Isle of the Dead cemetery tour at the Port Arthur Historic Site will not be available for several weeks while a new jetty is being built.
The island is accessed by ferry from the Port Arthur Historic Site.
Work on the replacement jetty is expected to be completed by late October 2011.
The Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority apologises for any inconvenience this may cause visitors.
The Point Puer Boys' Prison tour at Port Arthur is not affected by the work and continues to be offered daily.
The Isle of the Dead Cemetery Tour at Port Arthur is closed to allow for the jetty to be replaced.