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Campfire restrictions extended due to increasing fire risk


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


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


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

Tinderbox Marine Reserve - Plan of Tinderbox Marine Reserve

A detailed plan of the reserve is available as a PDF (2453 Kb).

  • This plan specifies the extent of the nature reserve. 
  • The blue-shaded marine area is both nature reserve under Section 3 of the Nature Conservation Act 2002 and marine nature reserve under Rule 3 of the Fisheries Rules 1999.
  • Coordinates in this plan are based on the GDA94 datum (Geocentric Datum of Australia 1994).
  • This marine nature reserve is entirely “No Take”.  Fishing is not permitted.
  • All mammals, birds, reptiles and plants are protected.
  • On-site foreshore marker posts indicate the western and eastern ends of the reserve.