Walkers at Marions Lookout, Cradle Mountain.
Marions Lookout at Cradle Mountain (photograph: Andrew Englisch)

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Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service acknowledges and pays respect to Tasmanian Aboriginal people as the traditional and original owners, and continuing custodians of this land and acknowledges Elders – past, present and emerging.



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PWS firefighters answer the call to help in Canada

Nine Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) personnel are among a contingent of 21 Tasmanian firefighters being deployed internationally this week, to assist with the response to wildfires in western Canada.

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Three Capes Track Closure

The Three Capes Track will be closed from 22 May - 4 June 2023 to enable PWS to undertake annual maintenance and planned burns to reduce the bushfire risk and prioritise public safety.

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Walls of Jerusalem National Park to close for deer control project from 1 May

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) would like to remind the public that the Walls of Jerusalem National Park will be closed from 1 May – 4 June for aerial shooting operations as part of a deer control project.

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