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Explore Three Capes this August

12/07/2018

Tasmania's award-winning Three Capes Track has been a runaway hit with walkers, with more than 28,000 local, national and international visitors completing it since it opened in December 2015.More

Flags fly at Mount Nelson once again

26/06/2018

Tasmania's first signal station has been restored more than 200 years since it began operation on Mount Nelson.
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Southwest ecological burns important for orange-bellied parrot conservation

22/03/2018

Planned ecological burns in Southwest National Park will help regenerate important habitat areas for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot.More

Overland Track Reports

In 2004 a new vision was announced for the Overland Track to address concerns about degradation and overcrowding. The changes included an online booking system and associated track fee, one-way walking during the peak season and a daily cap of 60 walker departures. The Overland Track Report summarises the latest developments in the management of the Overland Track, provides information about funds raised and how those funds are spent to maintain the experience, and profiles those involved in the track’s operation.

The full version of the Overland Track Report 2013-2014 is available for download as a PDF [788 KB].

The full version of the Overland Track Report 2016 is available for download as a PDF [1800 KB].