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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

Freycinet Peninsula walking tracks closed due to fire


A fire on the Freycinet Peninsula is currently being suppressed by firefighting crews.

Hazards Beach, the Isthmus and all other Peninsula Tracks are closed.

The Wineglass Bay Lookout Track and beach walk remains open. For your safety, please do not walk beyond Wineglass Bay or across the Isthmus Track.

Please enquire at the Visitor Centre (phone (03) 6256 7000) or check our web pages for information on alternative walks and the latest news on track closure.

We apologise for any inconvenience that the walking track closures cause and thank you for your assistance.