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Safety alert: Lockdown advice for national parks and reserves in southern Tasmania
Applies from 15/10/2021

​​In an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keep our community safe, all visitor centres and public facilities in national parks and reserves will be closed within the southern municipalities announced by the Tasmanian Government from 6pm, Friday 15 October until 6pm, Monday 18 October. 

Parks and reserves will remain open during the period of the lockdown for exercise purposes only. 

Visitors should ensure they follow COVID-19 safe practices including maintaining physical distancing while using parks and reserves to exercise. 

The PWS will contact any visitors who have booked to begin overnight walks during this time, including those walkers on the Three Capes Track Experience.

For information visit the Coronavirus website​

Last reviewed 15/10/2021 04:49 PM


Caravan and 4WD at powered campsite, Narawntapu National Park
Powered campsite, Narawntapu National Park (photograph: Dan Broun)

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Safety alert: Lockdown advice for national parks and reserves in southern Tasmania
Applies from 15/10/2021

​​In an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keep our community safe, all visitor centres and public facilities in national parks and reserves will be closed within the southern municipalities announced by the Tasmanian Government from 6pm, Friday 15 October until 6pm, Monday 18 October. 

Parks and reserves will remain open during the period of the lockdown for exercise purposes only. 

Visitors should ensure they follow COVID-19 safe practices including maintaining physical distancing while using parks and reserves to exercise. 

The PWS will contact any visitors who have booked to begin overnight walks during this time, including those walkers on the Three Capes Track Experience.

For information visit the Coronavirus website​

Last reviewed 15/10/2021 04:49 PM


Incident: Visitor Services - Hobart phone support closed
Applies from 15/10/2021

​​Due to recent COVID related announcements, the Visitor Services Office in Hobart is currently closed. Our phone operations are unavailable during this time for the following areas: Three Capes Track, Overland Track, Multiday Walker Registrations & Park Entry Enquiries. 

If you have an urgent enquiry relating:

Booking for the Three Capes Track, please email – threecapestrack@parks.tas.gov.au.

​Booking for the Overland Track, please email – Overlandtrack@parks.tas.gov.au.

​For urgent enquiries relating to National Park Passes, please email - Parkfees@parks.tas.gov.au​

Pending advice, the office may re-open on Tuesday 19th October 2021. We expect to receive a high volume of enquiries and it may take us longer than usual to respond to you during this period.

The Parks and Wildlife Service apologises for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience.​

Last reviewed 15/10/2021 04:27 PM


A valid parks pass is required for entry to Tasmania's national parks.
Caravan/Campervan    Tent   
Fees: ​​​​
​Unpowered sites
  • 2 people - $13.00
  • Each additional adult (18+) - $5.00
  • Each additional child (5-17 years, under 5 no charge) - $2.50
  • Family (2 adults, 3 children) - $16.00
Powered sites
  • 2 people - $16.00
  • Each additional adult (18+) - $7.00
  • Each additional child (5-17 years, under 5 no charge) - $3.50
  • Family (2 adults, 3 children) - $22.00
Bookings:

​​Bookings​ are only taken for large school groups.

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​​​​​Narawntapu National Park has four campgrounds to choose from, Springlawn, Bakers Point, Koybaa and The Horse Yards.

After-hours campers are able to use a self-registration system at the Springlawn Visitors Centre. 

All campgrounds have hybrid chemical/ septic toilets and there are a number of picnic tables located around the campgrounds.

​​​Springlawn

The main facilities located at Springlawn are powered and are suitable for caravans, campervans and camper trailers. Some campsites are accessible for wheelchairs. Wheelchair accessible amenities are accessed via entrances at the back of the amenities block.

Springlawn has a shower block, and 4 minute shower tokens are available from the Visitor Centre for a fee. 

A blackwater dump point is available at the campground.

Bakers Point

The Bakers Point campgrounds are unpowered and are available for caravans and camping, with campfires permitted in the designated fireplaces. Bring your own pre-cut firewood. Please note that seasonal restrictions may apply. There are accessible campsites, toilets and a picnic area with unsheltered tables.

A blackwater dump point is available at the campground.

Koybaa

The Koybaa campgrounds are unpowered, and are for tents only.

The Horse Yards

​The Horse yards campgrounds are ​camping only and are unpowered, campfires are permitted in the designated fireplaces. Bring your own pre-cut firewood. Please note that seasonal restrictions may apply. Please remember that if you are bringing horses into the National Park, you will need to notify Parks staff 4 days in advance.​​