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Viewing platform upgrades for Rocky Cape's Aboriginal heritage sites


Two viewing platforms have been replaced as part of visitor facility improvements at Rocky Cape National Park on the North-West Coast. The platforms are at the Lee Archer Cave and South Cave sites, which have highly significant Aboriginal heritage values.More

Urban focus for World Wetlands Day


'Wetlands for a sustainable future' is the theme for World Wetlands Day 2018. This international celebration of the significance of wetland environments is held annually on 2 February.More

Stage Three of Three Capes Track complete


Stage Three of the award-winning Three Capes Track has now been completed. The Cape Raoul and Shipstern Bluff lookout tracks have been upgraded to a class 3 dry boot standard track consistent with the existing Three Capes walks.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