Our Latest News

New picnic facilities for Penny's Lagoon

08/08/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has completed the construction of a new picnic shelter at Penny's Lagoon within the Lavinia State Reserve on King Island.
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Celebrating World Ranger Day

31/07/2018

The work of Tasmania's rangers is vital in the daily management of our 19 national parks and more than 800 reserves, encompassing approximately 50 per cent of the State.
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Southwest ecological burns important for orange-bellied parrot conservation

22/03/2018

Planned ecological burns in Southwest National Park will help regenerate important habitat areas for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot.More

Visiting the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area

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The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area is made up of a number of different national parks, and other reserves. 

Our Visitor's Guide to Tasmania's National Parks has all the information you need to plan a visit to one - or all - of these national parks and reserves.


  • Central Plateau Conservation Area
  • Adamsfield Conservation Area
  • Great Western Tiers Conservation Area
  • Styx Tall Trees Conservation Area
  • Mount Wedge Conservation Area
  • Meander Conservation Area
  • Quamby Bluff Conservation Area


  • Florentine River Regional Reserve (part)