City of Hobart publications listing

Publications are available (unless otherwise specified) from:

Customer Services
Hobart Council Centre
16 Elizabeth Street
Hobart 7000

Phone: 03 6238 2711

Please contact if you experience difficulty in obtaining reference copies of City of Hobart publications that are no longer available for purchase.

Available publications

Planning Documents

Planning Schemes can be accessed from the Planning Schemes page.

A number of publications relating to the Wellington Park are available through the Wellington Park Management Trust website.

Wellington Park Management Trust Publications

Name Author Price
Wellington Park Social Values and Landscape – An Assessment A. McConnell, 2012. Wellington Park Management Trust Free download
Hobart Mountain Water Supply System Conservation Management Plan Futurepast Heritage consulting 2012. City of Hobart Free download
Design guidelines – Hobart Mountain Water Supply System Urban Initiatives and Arterial Design, 2013, City of Hobart and Wellington Park Management Trust Free download
Conservation Management Plan for former Exhibition Gardens, The Springs, Mount Wellington Lee Andrews and Associates Heritage Consulting. Hobart City Council, 2006 Free download
Fire Management Strategy for Wellington Park plus Appendices Wellington Management Trust. 2006 Free download
Mountain view: A diary of reflection (Wellington Park Papers No. 1.) Alastair Christie-Johnson, WPMT 2008 $14.95
The Springs Initial Conservation Policy A. McConnell Wellington Park Management Trust. Free download
Springs Zone Master Plan City of Hobart, 2007 $16.50
The mountain... a people's perspective E. Stoddart City of Hobart/ Wellington Park Management Trust. CD available $38.50
Wellington Park Management Plan Wellington Management Trust, 2013 Free download


History and heritage publications

Name Author Price
Underground Hobart, The World Beneath the City Peter MacFie $24.95
Settlement of Hobart 1799-1805 Kathryn Evans $27.50
Architecture From the Edge Leigh Woolley and Barry McNeill $50.00
Founding of Hobart 1803-1804 Frank Bolt $36.99
A Quarry Speaks: A History of Hobart’s Salamanca Quarry* Anthony R Hope $60.00
The Heart of Hobart CD Thomas Heywood $25.00
The Heart of Hobart DVD Thomas Heywood $35.00
A tranquil haven : A history of Cornelian Bay Lindy Scripps, 2006 $29.95
*Barrack Hill: A history of Anglesea Barracks 1811 - 2011 John Lennox and John Wadsley, 2011* $65.00
Growing with strength: History of Hobart City Council 1846 - 2000 Stefan Petrow & Alison Alexander, 2008 $70.00
Here's cheers: a pictorial history of hotels, taverns & inns in Hobart C.J. Dennison, 2008 $39.95
*The History of the Early Water Supply of Hobart P.G Crawford and K.A Ryan, 1988* $30.00
Hobart's Tram Trilogy David Kirby, 2008 $60.00
100 Hobart Houses: 1901 - 2000 M. Morris, 2001 $49.95 soft cover
*Mountain: a perspective.
Also CD version available.*
Emily Stoddart, 2008 $38.50
New Fences for Old Houses: A guide to designing a traditional fence for your home City of Hobart, 2003 $20.00
*A Pictorial Look at Hobart at War 1939 - 1945 Colin Dennison, 2008 $25.00
*The Romance of Mount Wellington John and Maria Grist, 2011 $29.95
This Southern Outpost: Hobart 1846 - 1914 Clark, 1998 $27.95
The Story of St David's Park W.H. Hudspeth, 1975 $30.00
Women's Sites and Lives in Hobart Lindy Scripps, 2000 $19.95
Yesterday's Hobart Today Colin Dennison, 2013 $69.95 hard cover
Beneath the Mountain City of Hobart $66.00
Salamanca Market – A Short History of a Long Market City of Hobart Soft copy $19.95
Municipal Magnificence City of Hobart $69.95

Publication is not published by Hobart City Council