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Celebrating the achievements of landcarers


The Tamar Island Wetland Cares Volunteer Group has been recognised in the 2017 Landcare Tasmania Awards.More

Horsetail Falls walk now open


Visitors to the West Coast are in for some spectacular views on the new Horsetail Falls walk near Queenstown.More

Bruny Island Neck lookout re-opens


The walkways and lookout at the Bruny Island Neck will re-open to the public today, following the completion of a new, larger car park that will provide improved access to the popular lookout.More

Fancy being a campground host on Tasmania's beautiful East Coast?


The Parks and Wildlife Service is seeking expressions of interest from volunteers to participate in a campground host program at beautiful Mayfield campground this summer.

Mayfield Campground in the Mayfield Bay Conservation Area on Tasmania’s East Coast will be home to campground hosts for 14 day placements between December 2013 and April 2014.

PWS ranger Rob Connell said that being a volunteer host a great way for people to give a little something while working and living in one of the state’s most scenic campgrounds.

The role is involves providing visitor information along with some light maintenance duties. For details contact Rob Connell on 0459 805 835 or robert.connell@parks.tas.gov.au