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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

PWS Fire Update - Monday 11 February 2019

11/02/2019

As a result of the emergency service suppression efforts and calmer weather conditions over recent days, PWS can advise the following changes to track openings and closures.More

PWS Update - Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park

18/01/2019

The Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) is responding to a fire west of the Labyrinth in the Cradle Mountain Lake St Clair National Park that was identified late this afternoon.


 


Water-bombing has commenced. There will be smoke in the area however walkers on formed tracks such as the Overland Track, are not currently at risk.


 


The PWS is monitoring and assessing the situation and will review the next steps early tomorrow morning.


 


Everyone is urged to stay informed in case conditions change by monitoring the PWS www.parks.tas.gov.au & Tasmania Fire Service www.fire.tas.gov.au websites and ABC local radio.