Our Latest News

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

Managing our Parks and Reserves

Management Plans, Site Plans and Other Publications

A wide range of Statutory and Non-Statutory National Parks and Reserved Lands management plans, site plans, walking track management strategies and other publications are available online.

  • Bushfire Management & Planned Burns

    Information on bushfire management, planned burns and the role of fire in Tasmanian ecology.

  • Permits and Forms

    Forms and permits related to Parks and Wildlife Service.

  • Performance Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting

    Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service's system for monitoring, evaluation and reporting evidence of management progress, achievements and challenges across Tasmania's national parks and reserves, including World Heritage Areas. Includes links to evaluation reports and other resources.

  • Fly Neighbourly Advice

    This is an understanding between locally-based scenic flight and charter operators and the PWS to operate in an agreed responsible manner.