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Sustainable Timber Tasmania and Parks and Wildlife Service announce road opening


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


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!


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


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