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Have your say on Freycinet

12/06/2018

Public comment is now invited on the Draft Freycinet Peninsula Master Plan.More

Ben Lomond recovery works update

31/05/2018

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) will oversee the recovery works at Ben Lomond after a recent fire destroyed essential infrastructure.More

Southwest ecological burns important for orange-bellied parrot conservation

22/03/2018

Planned ecological burns in Southwest National Park will help regenerate important habitat areas for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot.More

Warning to visitors after Shipstern Bluff collapse

17/01/2017

PWS staff were at the site this morning conducting a risk inspection.


The walking track to Raoul Bay remains open, however people visting the area are asked to respect any warning signs beyond the end of the the track in the interests of their own safety, as the rockfall site is likely to be unstable for a number of weeks.


These events are part of the natural erosion process in a dynamic coastal environment.


PWS has not received any other reports of erosion at other sites.


The site has no public facilities and is accessible only on foot.