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Seasonal campfire restrictions commence in national parks and reserves


Restrictions on campfires, pot fires and other solid fuel stoves will come in to place from Saturday 28th September at identified Parks and Wildlife Service campgrounds around the State to help reduce the risk of bushfires.More

Fly Neighbourly Advice for the Tasman National Park


Public comment is invited on the draft Tasman National Park Fly Neighbourly Advice. The draft Fly Neighbourly Advice has been prepared by the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service in response to increasing air traffic over the Tasman National Park.More

Hybrid diesel-electric shuttle buses at Cradle Mountain - a first for National p


When you next visit Cradle Mountain you will be able to step aboard one of the new hybrid, diesel-electric, shuttle buses on your trip to Dove Lake. These new buses will reduce emissions and deliver a quieter, all mobility friendly, visitor experience.More

Waterhouse Conservation Area roadworks begin next week


Road works in the Waterhouse Conservation Area will commence on Tuesday 6 November, 2012.

Various sections of the coastal camping area’s 25km road network will be subject to works during November and December. The road works will repair damage caused during past flooding and storm events.

Delays to traffic flow may occur during works and visitors are asked to comply with signage and contractor’s directions.

The Parks and Wildlife Service apologise for any inconvenience these works may cause to visitors.