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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

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.