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Campfire restrictions extended due to increasing fire risk

19/01/2018

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

16/01/2018

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

05/01/2018

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

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

02/02/2006

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