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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

19. Humbug Point Nature Recreation Area

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

Take the Tasman Hwy (A3) to St Helens, then head 10 km north on the Binalong Bay Road (C850).

Many of the reserves on Tasmania’s northeast coast feature beautiful beaches, rocky headlands and pristine secluded bays and lagoons. However, due to the undeveloped nature of these areas, there are few accessible facilities within the region. The Dora Point Campground within the Humbug Point Nature Recreation Area has accessible campsites and toilets that are accessible with assistance. There are also showers within the toilet block, although the cubicles would not be accessible to wheelchair users.