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PWS Public Safety Update

17/01/2019

The Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) is continuing to assess the fire situation and extract bushwalkers from fire-affected remote reserves and parks across the state.More

PWS Public Safety Alert

16/01/2019

There has been considerable thunderstorm activity across the state overnight. Some fires have started in remote areas and the situation is being assessed as a matter of urgency.More

Gell River Fire update 14 January 2019 4.00 pm

15/01/2019

A fire is burning within the Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park, to the north of the Denison Range and through the Vale of Rasselas.More

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Marine Reseve Videos

The videos below are also available on our YouTube Channel

Port Davey Marine Reserve

Port Davey Marine Reserve is a truly unique marine environment. Unusual marine life, including fragile marine invertebrates, live in the relatively shallow clear saltwater, beneath a layer of red-brown tannin-rich freshwater. The videos below describe the extraordinary features of the reserve and outline important protective measures for visitors to help keep Port Davey perfect and pristine.




Beneath Tasmanian Waters

A short slide show of some of the spectacular and strange animals found in the marine environment of Tasmania. 



Tasmania's marine environment is a special place. This video gives those who can't explore the depths of these cool waters a chance to see what its like down there. For those who do dive - be inspired to come and see for yourself.