Our Latest News

Campfire restrictions extended due to increasing fire risk

19/01/2018

In the interests of public safety, the Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) has brought in extensive campfire restrictions as the fire risk continues to increase this summer.More

Improved toilet facilities at Bruny Island

16/01/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has completed work on a new toilet facility at the Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve.More

Further upgrade to South Coast Track

05/01/2018

The South Coast Track is one of Tasmania's great bushwalks, and the completion of recent upgrades has significantly improved the user experience along the track before the start of the peak walking season.More

Buttongrass

Parks pass holders and interested people can find out about projects and events in Tasmania’s parks and reserves through the  Parks and Wildlife Service newsletter, Buttongrass.

The articles and photographs reflect the diversity of our State’s natural assets and the broad range of expertise required to manage, protect and promote them.

The newsletter is published twice each year, in summer and winter.

Issue 18 - March 2015 (PDF 336Kb)

Issue 17 - August 2014 (PDF 1MB)

Issue 16 - December 2013 (PDF 1 MB)

Issue 15 - July 2013 (PDF 928 Kb)

Issue 14 - January 2013 (PDF 2640 Kb)

Issue 13 - June 2012 (PDF 738 Kb) 

Issue 12
 - November 2011- 40th Anniversary Special Edition (PDF 1902 Kb)

 

Issue 11 - July 2011 (PDF 541 Kb)

Issue 10 - Jan 2011 (PDF 774 Kb)

Issue 9  - June 2010 (PDF 968 Kb)

Issue 8  - December 2009 (PDF 1690 Kb)

Issue 7 - June 2009 (PDF 1700 Kb)

Issue 6 - February 2009 (PDF 1771 Kb)

Issue 5 - July 2008 (PDF 1290 Kb)

Issue 4 - January 2008 (PDF 496 Kb)

Issue 3 - July 2007 (PDF 3350 Kb)

Issue 2 - January 2007 (PDF 1350 Kb)

Issue 1 - August 2006 (PDF 1008 Kb)