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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

Threatened Species Kit (2003)

Threatened Mammals

Mammals

Threatened Species

Two examples of nationally threatened species that are not listed in the State Act:

  • Eastern quoll (Dasyurus viverrinus)

    Listed as vulnerable under the Federal Act. The Eastern Quoll is now extinct on mainland Australia and is now confined to Tasmania:

  • Eastern barred bandicoot (Perameles gunnii)

    The Eastern barred bandicoot is an example of nationally threatened species that are not listed in the State Act:

Extinct Species

Four examples of Tasmania's threatened species:

Endangered Species

Rare Species