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Publications are available from:

Customer Services
Hobart Council Centre
16 Elizabeth Street
Hobart 7000

PH: 03 6238 2711

(unless otherwise specified)

Planning Documents

Planning Schemes

Planning Schemes can be accessed on the Planning Page of Hobart City Council Web Site.


Planning Studies and Reports

(A number of these reports can be found on Reports and Studies)

Cornelian Bay Management Plan
Hobart City Council. 2007. New

paper
$20.00
CD
$3.00

Water Sensitive Urban Design Guidelines and Practice Notes. Hobart City Council. 2006. New

paper
CD
No charge

Engineering and Environment Publications

Engineering Specifications

Energy Efficiency Guidelines  (Amended )                                           

HCC Website

Fire Hydrant Guidelines
Tasmania

HCC Website

Soil and Water Management on Building and Construction Sites - Guidelines and Fact Sheets

Free (Derwent Estuary Program)

Urban Stream Management - An Information Manual for Local Government.
Weller, Kirsten, Hobart City Council. 2001.

HCC Website

Engineering Guidelines Pamphlets

These pamphlets are available free of charge from the Council.

Guidelines for Property Owners

Guidelines for Property Owners - Drainage of Paved Areas
Guidelines for Property Owners - Hobart's Water Supply 2005/2006
Guidelines for Property Owners - Provision of On-site Sewage Treatment
Guidelines for Property Owners - Sewer Overflows
Guidelines for Property Owners - Water Tariffs 2006/2007

Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers

Guidelines for Developers - Flood Risk-Assessment Guide
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Copper Corrosion and Coloured Water
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Old Private Sewage and Stormwater installations
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Private Domestic Sewage Pumping
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Private Stormwater Pumping Stations
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Protection of Council Sewers and Stormwater Mains
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Public Infrastructure Construction by the Private Sector
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Public Sewer & Stormwater Mains
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Rainwater Tanks in Hobart
Guidelines for Property Owners and Developers - Shared Private Sewer and Stormwater Installations

Guidelines for Property Owners and Plumbing Contracters

No longer available

Guidelines for Public Safety

Guidelines for Public Safety - Hobart Rivulet
Guidelines for Public Safety - Mount Wellington Springs and Chalet Drinking Water
Guidelines for Public Safety - Statement on Information Transfer


Catchment Management Plans

Hobart Rivulet Catchment Management Plan

To be released

Sandy Bay Rivulet Catchment Management Plan

Wayne Rivulet Catchment Management Plan

HCC Website Only
Available Online


Parks and Reserves Reports and Management Plans

Parks and Reserves Reports and Management Plans

Botanical Survey of Hobart Bushland. Stage 1: Lenah Valley Precinct 40
North & Freeman. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 1996.

$8.00

Botanical Survey of Hobart Bushland. Stage 2: Precinct 44 - Ridgeway, Ridgeway Reserve, Knocklofty Reserve, McRobies Gully
North. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 1997.

$8.00

Botanical Survey of Hobart Bushland. Stage 3: Fern Tree: Precinct 43
North. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 1998.

$8.00

Botanical Survey of Hobart Bushland Stage 4: Mount Nelson
North. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 2000.

$8.00

Fire Management Plan for Queen's Domain, Hobart
Kirkpatrick & Blake. AVK Consultancy 2008.

Free Download

Fire Management Strategy [Hobart City Council]
Hobart City Council. 1998.

$8.00

Knocklofty Reserve - Development and Management Plan
Brown. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 1983.

$12.00

Knocklofty Reserve McRobies Gully Fire Management Plan
AVK Environmental Management 2005

Free Download

Knocklofty Reserve Vegetation Management Plan
North. Unpublished report for Friends of Knocklofty Bushcare Group & Hobart City Council. 2001.

$20.00

Lambert Park Skyline Reserve Fire Management Plan
AVK Environmental Management. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 1998.

$12.00

Lambert Park - Skyline Reserve Management Plan. Vol 1
Hobart City Council. 1998.

$12.00

Lambert Park Skyline Reserve Management Plan. Vol 2
Hobart City Council. 1998.

$12.00

New Town Rivulet Linear Park Report
Nieberler. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 1995.

$20.00

Queens Domain Management Plan
Jerry de Gryce. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 1996.

$12.00

Draft Ridgeway Park Waterworks Reserve Fire Management Plan
AVK Environmental Management. Unpublished report for Hobart City Council. 2002.

$12.00


Wellington Park Management Trust Publications

Conservation Management Plan for former Exhibition Gardens, The Springs, Mount Wellington. 2006. Lee Andrews and Associates Heritage Consulting . Hobart City Council. 2006.

(See under Planning Studies and Reports)

$20.00

Fire Management Strategy for Wellington Park plus Appendices
Wellington Management Trust. 2006.

$16.50

Mountain view: A diary of reflection. (Wellington Park Papers No. 1.)
Christie-Johnson, Alastair. WPMT 2008

$14.95 new

Pinnacle Zone Site Development Plan
Wellington Park Management Trust. 2001.

$5.50

The Springs Initial Conservation Policy.

McConnell, A. for Wellington Park Management Trust . (See under Planning Studies and Reports)

$15.00

Springs Site Development Plan
Wellington Park Management Trust. 1998, Rev. 2002.

$16.50

the mountain ... a people's perspective
Stoddart, E. Hobart City Council/ Wellington Park Management Trust.

$38.50

Wellington Park Bike Management Strategy
Wellington Park Management Trust. 2000.

$5.50

Wellington Park Bike Map
Wellington Park Management Trust. 2002.

$4.00

Wellington Park Management Plan
Wellington Management Trust. 1997.

$27.50

Wellington Park Signage Strategy
Wellington Park Management Trust. 2000, Rev. 2001

Website only

These are available from the Wellington Park Management Trust Website except for documents marked as 'See under Planning Studies and Reports'.
http://www.wellingtonpark.tas.gov.au/

For hard copies please contact:
Michael Easton
Wellington Management Trust Manager
PH: 03 6238 2176
FAX: 03 6234 9757
or email wellington@hobartcity.com.au


 

A Thematic History of West Hobart

 

Sullivans Cove Archelogical Plan

 

A Thematic History of Queens Domain Hobart

 

A Thematic History of Sandy Bay

Photo credit: HCC (Beattie Photo)

Photo credit: Vue d' Hobart Town
J.S.C. Durmont D'Urville
Allport Library and Museum of Fine Arts

Photo credit: J.B Henderson
National Library of Australia

Photo credit: Archives Office of Tasmania
NS 103/379

History and Heritage Publications

Heritage Studies
(Includes historical books)

A tranquil haven : A history of Cornelian Bay. / Scripps, Lindy. (2006.)

$29.95

*Barrack Hill: A history of Anglesea Barracks 1811-2011

Lennox, John & Wadsley, John 2011*

$65.00

Growing with strength: History of Hobart City Council 1846 - 2000
Petrow, Stefan & Alison Alexander. 2008 .

$70.00

Here's cheers: a pictorial history of hotels, taverns & inns in Hobart.
Dennison, C.J., 2008.

$39.95
*The History of the Early Water Supply of Hobart

Crawford, P.G. & Ryan, K.A. 1988*

$30.00

History of Hobart Council [Growing with strength]: 1846- 2000
Petrow, Stefan & Alison Alexander.2008

$70.00

Hobart's Tram Trilogy.

Kirby, David. 2008.

$60.00
*In Old Days and These and Other Stories

The Captain [Ford, Thomas] 1930, 2011*

$45.00

100 Hobart Houses: 1901-2000
Morris, M. 2001.

$64.95 hard cover
$49.95 soft cover

*Mountain: a perspective.
Stoddart, Emily. 2008.
Also CD version available.*

$38.50

New Fences for Old Houses: A guide to designing a traditional fence for your home
Hobart City Council. 2003.

$20.00

 *A Pictorial Look at Hobart at War 1939-1945

Dennison, Colin 2008*

$25.00
*The Romance of Mount Wellington

Grist, John & Maria 2011*

$29.95

The Settlement of Hobart 1799-1805: A Bicentennial Chronology.
Evans. 2003.

$29.95

This Southern Outpost: Hobart 1846 - 1914
Clark. 1998.

$27.95

The Story of St David’s Park

Hudspeth, W.H. 1975

$30.00

Underground Hobart: The world beneath the city
Macfie, Peter. 2008.

$24.95

Women's Sites and Lives in Hobart
Scripps, Lindy. 2000.

$19.95

Yesterday's Hobart Today, Dennison Colin. 2013

$69.95 hard cover

$49.95 soft cover

* Publication is not published by Hobart City Council

Photo credit: Jan Dallas

Heritage Brochures

Caring for Your Old House
National Trust Preservation Fund. 1998.

Free

Engineering Heritage Walk: Sullivans Cove Hobart
Engineering Heritage Committee, Tasmanian Division. 2002.

Free

A Guide to Hobart's Historic Cemeteries and Burial Grounds
Bennett. 2000.

Free

Hobart's Historic Places: A Walking Guide through the City Centre
Young & Dean. 1997.

Free

Hobart's Historic Places (Wall chart)
Young. 1997.

Free

A Sullivans Cove Walk
Hobart City Council. 1988.

Free

A Women's History Walk: In Her Stride
Morris. 1997.

Free


 

In Her Stride

 

Engineering Heritage Walk

 

Hobart's Historical Places

Photo credit: Louise Lovely in "Jewelled Nights"
1925. National Film and Sound Archives

Photo credit: Engineering Heritage Committee 2002

Photo credit: Illustrator Rebecca Dean
Graphic Design Julia Eidjenberg

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