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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

Senior Citizens Week Tour - Wonders of the Wetlands

21/09/2005

Come and join a Parks and Wildlife Ranger on a tour through the Tamar Wetlands system as part of the activities of Senior Citizens Week. The walk will be along an extensive system of raised boardwalks that allow intimate viewing experiences of the wildlife that inhabit this unique habitat.

The Ranger will provide interpretation on the ecology of the wetlands and be able to answer questions on the natural environment.

1:30 - 3pm Monday the 3rd of October.
At the Tamar Wetland Center
West Tamar Highway
Launceston

Bookings must be made for this opportunity and can be made by ringing 6233 2270.