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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

AFAC Independent Operational Review of the 2018-19 bushfires


Following the 2018-19 bushfires the Tasmanian Government commissioned an independent report by the Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Council to review the overall response and identify areas where more can be done to improve the State's response andMore

Improved Park Pass System for our National Parks


The Parks and Wildlife Service will implement a new park pass system for our national parks in May next year.More


Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service community events and activities are held throughout the year in different locations.

Other events are also held in parks and reserves organised by community groups, commercial tourism operators and other organisations.

Please check the Calendar of Events listing below to find out what is happening around the State.

Nature Play Day

Join us for a morning of Nature inspired Play - Monday 15 April 10.30am to 12.00pm, Hobart Linear Park.

Nature Play in the Wilderness

Mt Field 27 and 28 April

Free, fun and healthy activities for all ages. Special nature play program for pre-school children close to the Visitor Centre. Guided walks to see the famous fagus at Lake Fenton.

Explore nearby nature or join a Discovery Ranger walk to Russell Falls.

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