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Easter safety is paramount for our parks and reserves

18/04/2019

The Parks and Wildlife Service encourages visitors and Tasmanians alike to get outdoors and get active - especially in our parks and reserves.More

Good news, Hartz Mountain National Park and other tracks are open!

17/04/2019

In time for Easter walking, PWS have been able to re-open a number of tracks.More

New Mt Mawson Shelter officially opened ahead of ski season

29/03/2019

The new Mt Mawson Public Shelter was today officially opened and will provide a new level of amenity for southern Tasmania's only ski field, as well as upgraded facilities for bushwalkers heading to the iconic Tarn Shelf walk in Mt Field National Park.More

Cave Access Policy

The full version of the Cave Access Policy can be downloaded as a PDF file (615 Kb).

Summary

The Cave Access Policy provides a classification and cave zoning system and defines a process to classify caves managed under the National Parks and Reserves Management Act 2002 (NPRMA) in order to protect karst values and guide the appropriate use and management of those caves.