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Campfire restrictions extended due to increasing fire risk

19/01/2018

In the interests of public safety, the Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) has brought in extensive campfire restrictions as the fire risk continues to increase this summer.More

Improved toilet facilities at Bruny Island

16/01/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has completed work on a new toilet facility at the Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve.More

Further upgrade to South Coast Track

05/01/2018

The South Coast Track is one of Tasmania's great bushwalks, and the completion of recent upgrades has significantly improved the user experience along the track before the start of the peak walking season.More

Bruny Island Quarantine Station - now open five days a week

13/10/2014

The Wildcare Inc Friends of the Bruny Island Quarantine Station and the Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) are pleased to announce that thanks to the success of the Wildcare Volunteer Caretaker Program and work by the PWS, the Quarantine Station will be open five days a week from 10am to 4pm over the summer months, during the period of daylight savings time.


The station will be closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays.


Experience the self-guided history walk, the beautiful environment, have a sticky beak or a picnic, and soak up the atmosphere. 816 Killora Rd, North Bruny Island. Free entry, donations welcome.

Bruny Island Quarantine Station - now open five days a week

The medical superintendent's cottage at the Quarantine Station.