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Easter safety is paramount for our parks and reserves

18/04/2019

The Parks and Wildlife Service encourages visitors and Tasmanians alike to get outdoors and get active - especially in our parks and reserves.More

Good news, Hartz Mountain National Park and other tracks are open!

17/04/2019

In time for Easter walking, PWS have been able to re-open a number of tracks.More

New Mt Mawson Shelter officially opened ahead of ski season

29/03/2019

The new Mt Mawson Public Shelter was today officially opened and will provide a new level of amenity for southern Tasmania's only ski field, as well as upgraded facilities for bushwalkers heading to the iconic Tarn Shelf walk in Mt Field National Park.More

Port Davey Marine Reserve

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Map of Port Davey

  • This map specifies the extent and zoning of the marine nature reserve at Port Davey. 
  • The blue-shaded marine area is both national park under Section 3 of the Nature Conservation Act 2002 and marine nature reserve under Rule 3 of the Fisheries Rules 1999.
  • Coordinates in this plan are based on the GDA94 datum.
  • Fishing is not permitted in the “No Take Zone”.
  • Types of fishing that are permitted in the “Restricted Take Zone” are specified in the Fisheries Rules 1999 and include:

    (a) taking abalone by diving;

    (b) taking rock lobster by –
          (i) diving; or
          (ii) rock lobster pots; or
          (iii) rock lobster rings;

    (c) taking scalefish by –
          (i) trolling; or
          (ii) line fishing with five or less hooks.
  • Fishing in the Restricted Take Zone is subject to the requirements of the Living Marine Resources Management Act 1995 including fishing licences.
  • All mammals, birds, reptiles and plants are protected regardless of zoning.