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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

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.