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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

Woodbridge District High WildSC'OOL

In 2012 Woodbridge District High became a Wilds’COOL. This partnership involved local ranger Jen Mudge and PWS marine specialist Cath Samson who worked with teacher Ben Rea and Wildcare volunteer Aiden Jackson.

Their aim was to inspire students to care for their local marine environment particularly the local marine reserves at Nine Pin Point. Students developed marine interpretation signage and videos as well as working on the carpark design at the marine reserve and undertaking regular clean ups of the marine environment.

For details of their work, see: