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Visitor safety under the spotlight in new walker safety video


Visitor safety in Tasmania's national parks and reserves has received a major investment with a suite of projects, including a new feature video on bushwalking preparation and safety.More

Draft Frenchmans Cap Recreation Zone Plan 2018


The Parks and Wildlife Service has released the Draft Recreation Zone Plan 2018 for the Frenchmans Cap area.More

Redeveloped Lake Tahune Hut now open


A locally designed and built, energy-efficient and sustainable hut is now welcoming bushwalkers at Lake Tahune on the Frenchmans Cap Track in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.More

Improved access to Ralphs Falls


The Ralphs Falls track, one of Tasmania’s 60 Great Short Walks within the Mt Victoria Regional Reserve, is now open to the public after repairs and upgrades.

The improvements will allow visitors greater access to views of the spectacular 90-metre ribbon of water that falls over a sheer rock face.Work included rebuilding damaged sections of the track, construction of a bridge and a new track and lookout platform that offers spectacular views of the falls and the valley below.

Ralphs Falls is near Pyengana in Tasmania’s north-east. Check out this and more 60 Great Short Walks here