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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

Fire operations - Freycinet National Park


Please note that due to follow up works from the fuel reduction burn undertaken yesterday Cape Tourville and Sleepy Bay Walking Tracks, Cape Tourville Road and White Water Wall / Bluestone Bay 4WD track are still closed today, Thursday 21 March and will re-open tomorrow Friday 22 March. 

The Parks and Wildlife Service apologises for any inconvenience this may cause.