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Mt Strzelecki walk back on track

28/06/2019

Flinders Island's Mt Strzelecki walking track has received an upgrade which will improve the experience for walkers and visitors, as well as environmental management.More

New car park for Ben Lomond National Park

28/06/2019

A new visitor carpark is now complete at Ben Lomond National Park. The car park will be opened to visitors and fully operational in the coming weeks in time for this winter's first major snow fall.More

Planned burn success on Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area sites

28/06/2019

The Tasmania Wilderness World Heritage Area experienced significant wildfire events between January and March this year, yet there are still areas that require pro-active fire management for the protection and conservation of the area's values.More

Additional track closures for the northern region - Saturday 26 January - 4pm

26/01/2019


As PWS staff continue to monitor the fire situation, some additional tracks have now been closed in the Central Plateau Conservation Area and Walls of Jerusalem National Park until further notice.



For a complete list of track, area and campground closures please visit www.parks.tas.gov.au/closures 


 



PWS would like to remind everyone that the Mt Field National Park is closed today (Saturday 26 January 2019). We will re-assess the situation and provide an update tomorrow (Sunday 27 January 2019). 



Hastings Caves and Thermal Pools will re-open for business at 9am Sunday 27 January 2019.



The following sites are still being assessed by staff and PWS will provide an update once confirmed.


 



Echo Sugarloaf State Reserve
Echo Sugarloaf Track 



Snug Tiers Nature Recreation Area
Snug Falls Track
Pelverata Falls Track
Umfrevilles Track



Esperance River Conservation Area
Esperance River campground and day visitor area 


 



As fires under hot, dry and windy conditions can travel very fast, it’s important for visitors to stay informed in case conditions change. 



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As PWS staff continue to monitor the fire situation, some additional tracks have now been closed in the Central Plateau Conservation Area and Walls of Jerusalem National Park until further notice.



 



For a complete list of track, area and campground closures please visit www.parks.tas.gov.au/closures



 



PWS would like to remind everyone that the Mt Field National Park is closed today (Saturday 26 January 2019). We will re-assess the situation and provide an update tomorrow (Sunday 27 January 2019).



 



Hastings Caves and Thermal Pools will re-open for business at 9am Sunday 27 January 2019.



 



The following sites are still being assessed by staff and PWS will provide an update once confirmed.



Echo Sugarloaf State Reserve
Echo Sugarloaf Track



 



Snug Tiers Nature Recreation Area
Snug Falls Track
Pelverata Falls Track
Umfrevilles Track



 



Esperance River Conservation Area
Esperance River campground and day visitor area



 



As fires under hot, dry and windy conditions can travel very fast, it’s important for visitors to stay informed in case conditions change.



 



Keep up to date by monitoring: