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Closed area: All parks and reserves closed
From 26/3/2020, last reviewed 31/3/2020

​​​​​Following advice from the Tasmania Department of Health and Tasmanian Government that our community should limit non-essential travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, the PWS has closed all national parks, reserves and campgrounds until further notice.

The PWS is calling on Tasmanians to support the national effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 and stay home during this time. 

From midnight Thursday 26 March, PWS is temporarily closing all national parks, reserves, campgrounds and facilities to recreational and tourism use. This means that all short walks, day walks, mountain biking, hunting, fishing, tours and camping are now closed to the public.  Washrooms, day use facilities, showers and visitor centres are closed until further notice.​

For more information on these closures please refer to the frequently asked questions.​


Humbug Point
Humbug Point (photograph: Darroch Donald)

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Closed area: All parks and reserves closed
From 26/3/2020, last reviewed 31/3/2020

​​​​​Following advice from the Tasmania Department of Health and Tasmanian Government that our community should limit non-essential travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, the PWS has closed all national parks, reserves and campgrounds until further notice.

The PWS is calling on Tasmanians to support the national effort to limit the spread of COVID-19 and stay home during this time. 

From midnight Thursday 26 March, PWS is temporarily closing all national parks, reserves, campgrounds and facilities to recreational and tourism use. This means that all short walks, day walks, mountain biking, hunting, fishing, tours and camping are now closed to the public.  Washrooms, day use facilities, showers and visitor centres are closed until further notice.​

For more information on these closures please refer to the frequently asked questions.​


Tent    Caravan/Campervan   
Fees: ​​Camping at this campground is free.
From Binalong Bay Road, follow Dora Point Rd for 2kms to reach the Dora Point campgrounds.

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​​​​​Humbug Point Nature Recreation Area offers a large area for camping and caravans with easy access to Georges Bay. An excellent family holiday spot, the reserve is popular for birdwatching, walks, fishing and water activities.  There is a place to launch your boat at Binalong Bay, which is within the Humbug Point Nature Recreation Area. Alternatively, there is plenty of great sites for rock and beach fishing, swimming, paddling and more.

The Dora Point campground has campsites and toilets that are accessible with assistance. There are also showers within the toilet block, although the cubicles would not be accessible to wheelchair users.​