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Seasonal campfire restrictions commence in national parks and reserves

25/09/2019

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

24/08/2019

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

19/08/2019

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

Lake Dobson Road now open

27/10/2006

The Lake Dobson Road at Mt Field National Park, closed after a landslip late last month, reopened for traffic on Thursday, 26 October.

Repairs to the road took longer than expected because of wet weather and limited space for trucks to operate.

As well, special care had to be taken during remedial work because the road is in an environmentally sensitive area.

The Department of Infrastructure, Energy and Resources thanks the public for its patience during repair work.