Critical Alert 

Safety alert: COVID-19 Update
Applies from 25/6/2020

​​​​​​Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, v​​isitors must continue to adhere to physical distancing standards and Public Health regulations​.

Travellers to Tasmania are encouraged to register online for a G2G PASS at least three days before their planned travel. Those who receive their G2G PASS QR code before arriving will be able to quickly pass through their port of arrival in Tasmania.

Travellers are required to quarantine for 14 days when coming into Tasmania. If you are required to quarantine in government-designated accommodation​, fees will apply. 

​Please check the alerts page before planning your visit to ensure that you are aware of any access or restrictions that may  be in place. ​

Last reviewed 17/8/2020 08:52 AM


Volunteers in front of the lighthouse, Maatsuyker Island
Volunteer caretakers, Maatsuyker Island Lighthouse (photograph: Chris Crerar)

Be involved

Find out more

Alerts for Be involved

See details

see details
Safety alert: COVID-19 Update
Applies from 25/6/2020

​​​​​​Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, v​​isitors must continue to adhere to physical distancing standards and Public Health regulations​.

Travellers to Tasmania are encouraged to register online for a G2G PASS at least three days before their planned travel. Those who receive their G2G PASS QR code before arriving will be able to quickly pass through their port of arrival in Tasmania.

Travellers are required to quarantine for 14 days when coming into Tasmania. If you are required to quarantine in government-designated accommodation​, fees will apply. 

​Please check the alerts page before planning your visit to ensure that you are aware of any access or restrictions that may  be in place. ​

Last reviewed 17/8/2020 08:52 AM


​Immersing yourself in the landscape is an unforgettable experience, but engaging with Tasmania’s wild places in an altruistic way rewards immeasurably. Volunteers make an invaluable contribution to Tasmania’s national parks and reserves, ensuring these wilderness areas are protected for generations to come. Share your own passion and enthusiasm by getting involved through an array of events and community programs.

In this Topic

  • News and events
    Parks & Wildlife Service Tasmanania news and events
  • National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council
    The National Parks and Wildlife Advisory Council (NPWAC) is a statutory body providing an independent overview of Tasmania's protected areas system.
  • Volunteer
    Volunteering can be a great way to further connect with our beautiful national parks and reserves.
  • Have your say
    This page lists open and recently closed consultations on Department projects. You are encouraged to have your say.
  • Projects and programs
    The Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service delivers a number of projects and programs that you may be interested in. Here you will find information on some of our current projects.