Meetus Falls
Meetus Falls (photograph: Steve Heggie)

East Coast Forest Roads

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Fire ban: Campfire restrictions are in place
Applies from 4/12/2020

​​​​Campfire restrictions are in place for this location. This means you will not be able to use campfires, fire pots and other solid fuels stoves. Heavy penalties will apply to illegal campfires.​ Gas stoves and gas barbecues are permitted. 

The dry summer conditions have increased the risk of unattended or poorly constructed campfires escaping and becoming bushfires. We have a duty of care to our community and want to ensure everyone has a safe and enjoyable camping experience.

Further locations may be added if the fire risk in escalates over summer.

For more information please check the Campfire and safety - Fire restrictions pages.

Last reviewed 18/1/2021 10:03 AM


​​​Map : Tasmap ​1: 100000 - Little Swanport, Break O'Day, St Pauls​​
Distance : 122 km​
Rating : Easy​ - unsealed but generally suitable for careful two-wheel driving.

The East Coast Forest Roads pass through a number of forest reserves and provide access to a number of waterfalls, such as Meetus Falls and Harding Falls, which are at their best following heavy rain.

With several roads intersecting the East Coast Forest Roads drivers can choose to traverse a section or complete the full 122km journey. 

Campfires are permitted and picnic facilities are provided at Lost Falls and Meet​us Falls. Toilets ar​e also available at Meetus Falls.​


Freycinet Field Centre
Private Bag 5
Bicheno TAS 7215
Phone: 03 6256 7000