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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

Visiting the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area

ImageMap of the WHA

The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area is made up of a number of different national parks, and other reserves. 

Our Visitor's Guide to Tasmania's National Parks has all the information you need to plan a visit to one - or all - of these national parks and reserves.


  • Central Plateau Conservation Area
  • Adamsfield Conservation Area
  • Great Western Tiers Conservation Area
  • Styx Tall Trees Conservation Area
  • Mount Wedge Conservation Area
  • Meander Conservation Area
  • Quamby Bluff Conservation Area


  • Florentine River Regional Reserve (part)