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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

Section of Lake Meston Track in the Walls of Jerusalem National Park closed


A wild dog eradication program is in progress within the Walls of Jerusalem National Park. At this stage the program includes the free feeding of the wild dogs and their eradication.

For walker safety, the Parks and Wildlife have closed a section of the Lake Meston track from the junction of the Walls track (near Trappers Hut), to Lake Adelaide (including all side routes), from the evening of Monday 6th to the morning of Thursday 9th of February and from the morning of Friday 10th to the evening of Monday 13th of February.

Walkers intending to go to Meston and Junction (Never Never) or return via the same must go through Lake Ball/Jaffa Vale and Dixons Kingdom.

For further information please call:
Parks and Wildlife Service
Mole Creek
Ph: 6363 5133