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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

Toilet construction works continue at Cosy Corner South campsite


On Monday 14 May, work will commence on the upgrade of the toilet block at the Cosy Corner South campsite in the Bay of Fires Conservation Area. Builders are expected to be on site for two to three weeks.

The upgrades will double the capacity of the existing composting toilet system. During construction campers will be able to use the other toilet at the northern end of the campsite along with temporary port-a-loos.

Alternative campgrounds can be found within the Bay of Fires Conservation Area at Cosy Corner North, Swimcart Beach, Jeanneret Beach and Seatons Cove.