Our Latest News

New lease of life for original lighthouse vents

15/05/2018

As part of the ongoing conservation of the Cape Bruny and Maatsuyker Island lighthouses, a team effort has been underway to restore the original bronze vents from the lighthouses' lantern rooms.More

Record visitor numbers at Highfield Historic Site

09/05/2018

Visitation numbers at Highfield Historic Site in Stanley have reached a record high, with 12,535 people visiting in the 12 months ending March 2018.More

Cradle Mountain shuttle bus tender awarded

08/05/2018

A new bus fleet featuring environmentally friendly technology and vehicles with improved accessibility and increased capacity will help to meet increasing visitor numbers following the awarding of the tender to McDermott Coaches.More

Managing our Parks and Reserves

Management Plans, Site Plans and Other Publications

A wide range of Statutory and Non-Statutory National Parks and Reserved Lands management plans, site plans, walking track management strategies and other publications are available online.

  • Bushfire Management & Planned Burns

    Information on bushfire management, planned burns and the role of fire in Tasmanian ecology.

  • Permits and Forms

    Forms and permits related to Parks and Wildlife Service.

  • Performance Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting

    Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service's system for monitoring, evaluation and reporting evidence of management progress, achievements and challenges across Tasmania's national parks and reserves, including World Heritage Areas. Includes links to evaluation reports and other resources.

  • Fly Neighbourly Advice

    This is an understanding between locally-based scenic flight and charter operators and the PWS to operate in an agreed responsible manner.