Landscape showing vivid blue skies and a wave breaking on white coloured rocks.  Mountains in the background.
Crescent Bay, Tasman national park (photograph: Natalie Mendham)

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service

Welcome to our backyard.
Come and explore.

Find out more

In recognition of the deep history and culture of this Island, we would like to acknowledge and pay our respects to all Tasmanian Aboriginal people; the past and present Custodians of the Land.



Browse by region


Any activity

Popular attractions


60 Great Short Walks

Visit this page

Register now for Overnight Walks

Visit this page

World Heritage Areas

Visit this page

Map view

Explore our parks by map

Prepare to enjoy the simple pleasure of the outdoors. Each of our parks has its own distinct flavour. Show respect for the environment and keep safety in mind to enjoy the experience.

Launch interactive map

News and Events

What's happening in our parks

See all news items


Ranger round-up from Macquarie Island

The Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service team at Macquarie Island have had a busy season this year working on the usual tasks that rangers would work on in most field centres but in a much more remote, challenging and beautiful area with an incredible abundance of wildlife.

Read more


Deer control project aims to protect unique wilderness

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) will soon undertake phase two operations for the eradication and control efforts of wild fallow deer in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA).

Read more


Blazing a trail on International Women’s Day

This International Women’s Day, Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service celebrates the achievements of all women across our workforce, particularly those in male-dominated fields such as fire management.

Read more

Enjoy yourself

Ready to go?

Get your parks pass