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Sustainable Timber Tasmania and Parks and Wildlife Service announce road opening

21/05/2019

Florentine Road and Arve Road (to the Hartz Mountain junction) are officially reopened to the public.More

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

Public Submissions sought on Waterfall Valley Huts

The Parks and Wildlife Service is inviting public comment on the proposed Waterfall Valley Public and Ranger Huts. The proposed public hut will replace the existing hut at Waterfall Valley. The proposal is part of larger project to address the inconsistent capacity and standard of huts at the five main overnight nodes. 

A public information session will be held in Devonport on Tuesday, 11 June 2019 from 6 to 8pm at the Paranaple Centre, Devonport.

Your input is welcomed.

See full details of how to provide a submission and to download background information.

The consultation period closes on 19 June 2019.