Our Latest News

Sustainable Timber Tasmania and Parks and Wildlife Service announce road opening

21/05/2019

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

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

Additional track closures announced by PWS in the Rosebery area

25/01/2019

PWS advise the following tracks have now been closed until further notice due to the high fire risk around the Rosebery fire.


  • Lake Sandra Track
  • Mount Dundas Track
  • Mount Farrell Summit Track
  • Lake Spicer 4WD Track
  • Lake Tyndall Track
  • Montezuma Falls Track
  • Lake Johnston Walking Track/ Lake Johnston Access Road
  • Mt Zeehan Track


Mountain Bike Trails Rosebery Area


  • Stirling Valley Track (Tullah to Rosebery) Mountain Bike Trail
  • Zeehaan Henskirk Loop Mountain Bike Trail


Fires under hot, dry and windy conditions can travel very fast so it’s important for everyone to stay informed in case conditions change.


For a complete list of park, track and area closures please visit www.parks.tas.gov.au/closures


Tasmania Fire Service www.fire.tas.gov.au


Tasmania Police www.police.tas.gov.au/community-alerts/


TasALERT www.alert.tas.gov.au