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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

Latest track information


Mt Roland
A number of tracks at Mt Roland have re-opened following their closure last month due to a bushfire.

- Walkers are advised that the trailheads on Olivers Road and O'Neills Road have re-opened as of today.
- The trailhead at Kings Road remains closed pending the outcome of hazardous tree assessments and completion of any works required.
- Walkers accessing the summit track by the other two entrances are requested not to travel further east of the Mt Roland summit for their own safety.

Cradle Mountain

At Cradle Mountain, the Face Track remains closed due to a rockfall. Check with visitor centre staff for the latest information.