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Explore Three Capes this August


Tasmania's award-winning Three Capes Track has been a runaway hit with walkers, with more than 28,000 local, national and international visitors completing it since it opened in December 2015.More

Flags fly at Mount Nelson once again


Tasmania's first signal station has been restored more than 200 years since it began operation on Mount Nelson.

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

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