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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

Upgraded Julius River bridges improve visitor access


Bridge upgrades at the Julius River Regional Reserve are now complete.More

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

Draft Site Plan released for Hartz Mountains National Park


The Parks and Wildlife Service has developed a draft Site Plan for the Hartz Mountains National Park Visitor Services Site within the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. The plan provides for a new day shelter and toilet at the carpark near the Devils Backbone.

A draft Site Plan will be available for comment from Saturday 13 May until close of business on Monday 29 May 2006.

Comments, information, ideas or views can be sent to:

General Manager
Parks and Wildlife Service
GPO Box 1751
Hobart TAS 7001

or email representations@parks.tas.gov.au.

If you have any queries please phone 6233 5457.