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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

Improved access to a World Heritage view

24/07/2017

An upgrade of the popular viewing platform on the shore of Lake St Clair has now been completed, improving disability access to one of the finest viewing points of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.


The $90,000 Tourism Infrastructure in Parks (TIIP) upgrade has resulted in an improved pathway to the lookout platform and a gently graded track down to the beach, allowing those with prams, walking frames and wheelchairs access to the lookout and onto the shores of Lake St Clair.

Improved access to a World Heritage view

The gently graded path provides improved access to the lakeshore.