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Seasonal campfire restrictions commence in national parks and reserves

25/09/2019

Restrictions on campfires, pot fires and other solid fuel stoves will come in to place from Saturday 28th September at identified Parks and Wildlife Service campgrounds around the State to help reduce the risk of bushfires.More

Fly Neighbourly Advice for the Tasman National Park

24/08/2019

Public comment is invited on the draft Tasman National Park Fly Neighbourly Advice. The draft Fly Neighbourly Advice has been prepared by the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service in response to increasing air traffic over the Tasman National Park.More

Hybrid diesel-electric shuttle buses at Cradle Mountain - a first for National p

19/08/2019

When you next visit Cradle Mountain you will be able to step aboard one of the new hybrid, diesel-electric, shuttle buses on your trip to Dove Lake. These new buses will reduce emissions and deliver a quieter, all mobility friendly, visitor experience.More

Trail Bikes and ATVs

Tasmania has some great spots set aside for the responsible use of trail bikes and all-terrain vehicles.

The brochure, Ride Around Tasmania, has information on recreational registration, maps and grid references leading you to some great rides as well as tips on how you can ride safely and minimise your impact.

This guide is a must for anybody who rides a trail bike, four wheel bike or other all terrain vehicle (ATV) for recreation.

The brochure is available [PDF 2.5MB] or you can get yourself a copy of the ‘Ride Around Tasmania’(RAT) booklet at Service Tasmania outlets and some bike shops for approximately $5.