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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

Reserve Activity Assessment (RAA) Annual Report 2012/13

The full version of the Reserve Activity Assessment (RAA) Annual Report 2012/13 is available for download as a PDF [336KB].
TThis report covers implementation of the Tasmanian Reserve Management Code of Practice (TRMCoP) in reserves dedicated under the Nature Conservation Act 2002, by the Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS).

The TRMCoP specifies that all new activities in reserves are to be subject to an environmental impact assessment. PWS implements this requirement through the Reserve Activity Assessment Process.