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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

PWS Strategic Plan 2018-2021

In 2021, the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) celebrates 50 years of service. The next 50 years offers us the unique opportunity to capitalise on our work to date. The purpose of this Strategic Plan is to provide clarity about our desired future, our priorities and how we are going to get there – it serves as a ‘road map’ for what we will achieve.