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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

Tasman National Park Management Plan 2017 (Altering the Tasman National Park and Reserves Management Plan 2011)

The full version of the Tasman National Park Management Plan 2017 (Altering the Tasman National Park and Reserves Management Plan 2011) is available for download as a PDF  [6.2MB].
The Tasman National Park and Reserves Management Plan 2011 is altered to achieve the Tasmanian Government’s policy of realising the potential of Tasmania’s natural areas by broadening the range of exciting and unique tourism experiences on offer in our national parks and reserves.

This management plan, the Tasman National Park and Reserves Management Plan 2017, has the effect of altering the Tasman National Park and Reserves Management Plan 2011 by removing the provisions that restrict helicopter landings on Tasman Island and allowing for the consideration of recreational and tourism access on Tasman Island.

Section 2 sets out background information about the alterations.

Section 3 sets out the actual alterations to the management plan.

The management of Tasman National Park will be governed by the Tasman National Park and Reserves Management Plan 2011 and the Tasman National Park Management Plan 2017 read together.