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Visitor safety under the spotlight in new walker safety video


Visitor safety in Tasmania's national parks and reserves has received a major investment with a suite of projects, including a new feature video on bushwalking preparation and safety.More

Draft Frenchmans Cap Recreation Zone Plan 2018


The Parks and Wildlife Service has released the Draft Recreation Zone Plan 2018 for the Frenchmans Cap area.More

Redeveloped Lake Tahune Hut now open


A locally designed and built, energy-efficient and sustainable hut is now welcoming bushwalkers at Lake Tahune on the Frenchmans Cap Track in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.More

Fire closes tracks at Rocky Cape National Park


Three tracks within Rocky Cape National Park; the Anniversary Bay Circuit, Banskia Grove track and the Lee Archer Cave tracks will be closed temporarily due to bushfire activity in the area.

The fire, which started yesterday, is being contained by Parks and Wildlife Service staff. It has burnt about 25 hectares.