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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

Bushfire Update

24/01/2006

A number of fires were ignited in Tasmanian parks and reserves as a result of lightning strikes on January 13.

Most of the fires are in remote areas and have not resulted in any restrictions to access.

A list of all fires burning in the State is available on the Tasmania Fire Service website.

Please note: The Mt Castor Fire is burning in the Southwest National Park. It is currently about four kilometres west of Federation Peak. As a result walking tracks in the Eastern Arthurs have been closed until further notice.