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Seasonal campfire restrictions commence in national parks and reserves

25/09/2019

Restrictions on campfires, pot fires and other solid fuel stoves will come in to place from Saturday 28th September at identified Parks and Wildlife Service campgrounds around the State to help reduce the risk of bushfires.More

Fly Neighbourly Advice for the Tasman National Park

24/08/2019

Public comment is invited on the draft Tasman National Park Fly Neighbourly Advice. The draft Fly Neighbourly Advice has been prepared by the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service in response to increasing air traffic over the Tasman National Park.More

Hybrid diesel-electric shuttle buses at Cradle Mountain - a first for National p

19/08/2019

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

Buttongrass

Parks pass holders and interested people can find out about projects and events in Tasmania’s parks and reserves through the  Parks and Wildlife Service newsletter, Buttongrass.

The articles and photographs reflect the diversity of our State’s natural assets and the broad range of expertise required to manage, protect and promote them.

The newsletter is published twice each year, in summer and winter.

Issue 18 - March 2015 (PDF 336Kb)

Issue 17 - August 2014 (PDF 1MB)

Issue 16 - December 2013 (PDF 1 MB)

Issue 15 - July 2013 (PDF 928 Kb)

Issue 14 - January 2013 (PDF 2640 Kb)

Issue 13 - June 2012 (PDF 738 Kb) 

Issue 12
 - November 2011- 40th Anniversary Special Edition (PDF 1902 Kb)

 

Issue 11 - July 2011 (PDF 541 Kb)

Issue 10 - Jan 2011 (PDF 774 Kb)

Issue 9  - June 2010 (PDF 968 Kb)

Issue 8  - December 2009 (PDF 1690 Kb)

Issue 7 - June 2009 (PDF 1700 Kb)

Issue 6 - February 2009 (PDF 1771 Kb)

Issue 5 - July 2008 (PDF 1290 Kb)

Issue 4 - January 2008 (PDF 496 Kb)

Issue 3 - July 2007 (PDF 3350 Kb)

Issue 2 - January 2007 (PDF 1350 Kb)

Issue 1 - August 2006 (PDF 1008 Kb)