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Have your say on Freycinet


Public comment is now invited on the Draft Freycinet Peninsula Master Plan.More

Ben Lomond recovery works update


Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) will oversee the recovery works at Ben Lomond after a recent fire destroyed essential infrastructure.More

Southwest ecological burns important for orange-bellied parrot conservation


Planned ecological burns in Southwest National Park will help regenerate important habitat areas for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot.More

Walking tracks closed for fire management burns


Fire management burns will be undertaken from April 4 to April 12 at Cuvier Valley in the Cradle Mountain – Lake St Clair National Park and at the Mt Heemskirk Regional Reserve, between Pulpit Rock and Granite Creek.

During this time the Cuvier Valley, Lake Oenone, Lake Helen, Forgotten Lake and the Climies walking tracks will be closed. 

The Parks and Wildlife Service advises that a great deal of smoke may occur.

The public is asked to follow directions of fire crews working on the ground and respect any signage present during the burning operations.  

Further Information: PWS Lake St Clair Visitors Centre ph 6289 1115  or PWS Queenstown field centre ph 6471 5920