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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


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Good news, Hartz Mountain National Park and other tracks are open!


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Hartz Peak Track Closed


Updated 21 January 2019, 2:30pm

PWS advises that the Hartz Peak Track in Hartz Mountains National Park has been closed until further notice due to increased fire risk.

Staff will be checking log books to ascertain how many people are out on the track and will arrange for their extraction if required.

Other tracks in the parks may be closed in the near future.

Visitors are asked to adjust their plans accordingly.