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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

Draft Site Plan released for Hartz Mountains National Park


The Parks and Wildlife Service has developed a draft Site Plan for the Hartz Mountains National Park Visitor Services Site within the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. The plan provides for a new day shelter and toilet at the carpark near the Devils Backbone.

A draft Site Plan will be available for comment from Saturday 13 May until close of business on Monday 29 May 2006.

Comments, information, ideas or views can be sent to:

General Manager
Parks and Wildlife Service
GPO Box 1751
Hobart TAS 7001

or email representations@parks.tas.gov.au.

If you have any queries please phone 6233 5457.