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Mt Strzelecki walk back on track

28/06/2019

Flinders Island's Mt Strzelecki walking track has received an upgrade which will improve the experience for walkers and visitors, as well as environmental management.More

New car park for Ben Lomond National Park

28/06/2019

A new visitor carpark is now complete at Ben Lomond National Park. The car park will be opened to visitors and fully operational in the coming weeks in time for this winter's first major snow fall.More

Planned burn success on Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area sites

28/06/2019

The Tasmania Wilderness World Heritage Area experienced significant wildfire events between January and March this year, yet there are still areas that require pro-active fire management for the protection and conservation of the area's values.More

5. Arthur–Pieman Conservation Area

Parks for all People - Access for the mobility impaired in Tasmania's national parks and reserves

From Smithton, take the A2 west to Marrawah, and then follow the C214 south to Arthur River.

The Arthur–Pieman Conservation Area covers over 10 000 hectares along the rugged northwest coast of Tasmania. Within the reserve, the Arthur River area has a good range of facilities to choose from. The Peppermint and Manuka Campgrounds have accessible toilet facilities. The campgrounds themselves are accessible, although assistance may be required with the grassy areas. 

Gardiner Point day use area and viewing platform is also accessible and includes a BBQ area and toilet facilities. 4WD access in the reserve provides many sightseeing opportunities.