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Horsetail Falls walk now open

15/11/2017

Visitors to the West Coast are in for some spectacular views on the new Horsetail Falls walk near Queenstown.More

Bruny Island Neck lookout re-opens

10/11/2017

The walkways and lookout at the Bruny Island Neck will re-open to the public today, following the completion of a new, larger car park that will provide improved access to the popular lookout.More

Maintaining vigilance with campfires

03/11/2017

Parks and Wildlife Service staff have thanked the many campers who have heeded the restrictions placed on campfires and pot fires, but ask that park and reserve visitors continue to take care while the fire risk remains high in certain areas of the State.More

Trail Bikes and ATVs

Tasmania has some great spots set aside for the responsible use of trail bikes and all-terrain vehicles.

The brochure, Ride Around Tasmania, has information on recreational registration, maps and grid references leading you to some great rides as well as tips on how you can ride safely and minimise your impact.

This guide is a must for anybody who rides a trail bike, four wheel bike or other all terrain vehicle (ATV) for recreation.

The brochure is available [PDF 2.5MB] or you can get yourself a copy of the ‘Ride Around Tasmania’(RAT) booklet at Service Tasmania outlets and some bike shops for approximately $5.