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PWS - Fires update and impacts

20/02/2019

Background: A number of fires were ignited by dry lightning that crossed the state in late December 2018 and mid-January 2019. The storms of 15 January 2019 resulted in approximately 2,400 lightning strikes and caused over 60 new ignitions.More

PWS Fire Update - Friday 15 February 2019

15/02/2019

Parks and Wildlife Tasmania (PWS) can advise the following locations, reserves and tracks have been re-opened today (Friday 15 February).More

PWS Fire Update - Thursday 14 February 2019

14/02/2019

Parks and Wildlife Tasmania (PWS) can advise the following locations, reserves and tracks have been re-opened.More

Walls of Jerusalem National Park

Management Plan

Management Plans for National Parks which comprise the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area

The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area Management Plan is the guiding document for the management of five of the six national parks that are within the boundaries of the World Heritage Area. These parks are:
  • Cradle Mountain - Lake St Clair National Park
  • Hartz Mountains National Park
  • Southwest National Park
  • Walls of Jerusalem National Park
  • Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park

Mole Creek Karst National Park is covered by a separate management plan.