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Visitor safety under the spotlight in new walker safety video

16/04/2018

Visitor safety in Tasmania's national parks and reserves has received a major investment with a suite of projects, including a new feature video on bushwalking preparation and safety.More

Draft Frenchmans Cap Recreation Zone Plan 2018

12/04/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has released the Draft Recreation Zone Plan 2018 for the Frenchmans Cap area.More

Redeveloped Lake Tahune Hut now open

12/04/2018

A locally designed and built, energy-efficient and sustainable hut is now welcoming bushwalkers at Lake Tahune on the Frenchmans Cap Track in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.More

Wildlife Gallery

Eastern Barred Bandicoot, <em>Perameles gunnii</em>

Tasmanian Devil, <em>Sarcophilus harissii</em>

Tasmanian Bettong, <em>Bettongia gaimardi</em>

Chocolate wattled bat, <em>Chalinolobus morio</em>

Eastern Quoll, <em>Dasyurus viverrinus</em>

Humpback whale, <em>Megaptera novaeangliae</em>

Little Pygmy Possum, <em>Cercartetus lepidus</em>

Southern elephant seal, <em>Mirounga leonina</em>

A visual guide to Tasmania's unique wildlife