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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

The Value of Parks

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The Value of Parks highlights how our parks are vital assets to the social, cultural, environmental and economic health of our communities. The Value of Parks was compiled by the Parks Forum, made up of park member agencies from across Australia and New Zealand, in partnership with IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas and The People and Parks Foundation.