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Tarkine Drive visitor facility upgrades


A tender has been advertised for upgrades to visitor sites on the Tarkine Drive.More

New improved Fortescue Bay boat ramp


Work has been completed on a major upgrade of the Fortescue Bay boat ramp on the Tasman Peninsula.More

Next steps on the new Cradle Mountain visitor experience


A key milestone has been reached in the project to transform Cradle Mountain into a new world-class experience with the release of the Dove Lake Viewing Shelter Development Proposal and Environmental Impact Statement (DPEIS) for public comment.More

Volunteer caretaker positions in southern Tasmania

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service is seeking ‘Expressions of Interest’ from people interested in being considered for a volunteer caretaker position in southern Tasmania.

Positions are available at Melaleuca, Cockle Creek, Mount Field, Bruny Island Quarantine Station or Cape Bruny over the coming summer period.

Positions consist of one-month placements during the period of November 2018 through to the end of April 2019, at each of the above sites. A minimum of two people is required for each placement.

The successful applicants will need to complete a Police Check. A current First Aid Certificate is highly desirable, although not essential.

Anyone interested should submit an application addressing the selection criteria.

Further information and application forms are available on our How to Volunteer page. Applications close COB, 20 September, 2018

Applications can be submitted to pip.gowen@parks.tas.gov.au