Parks ranger
Parks ranger

Authority to visit Adamsfield and the Sawback Range Track

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​​​​​​​​​​​Adamsfield is a remote destination within the Adamsfield Conservation Area and part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.​

Tracks in the area are suitable for bushwalking, mountain biking and 4 wheel driving, though some tracks will require vehicles to have good clearance.

All vehicles and drivers require a permit to obtain a key.  If there are multiple vehicles in your group, each driver is required to apply for authority below.    ​

​Quad bikes and side by side must have a recreational vehicle (RV) licence.​​ ​

Please note that the Sawback Range Track is closed over the wetter months.​


Conditions of Entry

You are required to read and agree to the Adamsfield Conditions of Entry.​

Applying for an authority

  • The maximum number of vehicles permitted per day is 12 vehicles.
  • The application for each vehicle in a group must be received in advance. 
  • Applications will not be approved if made on the same day as key collection.​
  • Applications will be confirmed by email and may take a few days.​

To apply for an authority to visit Adamsfield or the Sawback Range Track, please fill the form below.​

Applications will be confirmed by email and may take a few days.​

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Post Office Boxes cannot be used














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If there are other vehicles in your group please list the full name of the driver, their licence number, registration number, make and model of the vehicle. If you are part of an existing booking, please list the persons name the booking was made under.

  • Full name
  • Licence number
  • Registration number
  • Make
  • Model




I have read and agree to the Conditions of Entry.