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Productive summer on the Overland Track


The Overland Track's summer works program has seen gains in sanitation, historic heritage conservation works and track improvements.More

Improving the World Heritage experience at Heritage Landing


A major upgrade of the iconic Heritage Landing experience as part of the Gordon River cruise has been successfully completed.More

Exciting times for Cradle Mountain


Cradle Mountain is one of the jewels in Tasmania's crown of stunning natural locations.More

National Park Passes Online

Visitors and Tasmanians alike are able to purchase their national park passes online, at anytime.

A web portal from the PWS homepage guides visitors to the easy purchase of the full range of park passes.

Intending visitors are able to use their mobile devices while travelling around the State or on their computer or mobile device before they holiday to purchase a parks pass. 
The revenue generated from your fees is retained by the PWS to reinvest in the maintenance and enhancement of visitor facilities and services like the very popular Discovery Ranger program, the Cradle Mt shuttle Bus service as well as infrastructure projects like the Wineglass Bay walk and picnic facilities at Mt Field.