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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

Wild Times in National Parks - the Summer Ranger Program


Over the summer, the Parks and Wildlife Service will be conducting its outstanding and award-winning program of free guided walks, spotlight tours, slide shows and other exciting activities at various locations around the State. Highly qualified and experienced Interpretation Rangers will be on hand to answer your questions and reveal a deeper side to the remarkable natural and cultural heritage of our parks.

For more information, view the Wild Times in National Parks - the Parks And Wildlife Service Summer Program 2005-2006.