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Draft Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area Management Plan

15/01/2015

The Tasmanian Government has today released a draft of the updated Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area Management Plan.More

New sign celebrates the Overland Track experience

14/01/2015

In the 1960s, visitor information signs at Lake St Clair warned of no trapping, hunting, shooting, picking shrubs, cutting timber and grazing stock. Times have changed, with a new sign installation helping Overland Track walkers to celebrate their walk.More

Overland trek guide for young adventurers

14/01/2015

Of the 8000 people who tackle the world-famous Overland Track each year, almost one in ten is under 18 years old. A new publication from the Parks and Wildlife Service recognises that the experience is different for children.More

Ralphs Falls

50. Ralphs Falls

 

time 20 minute return or 50 minute circuit via Cashs Gorge Loop. (1.2 km one way or 4km circuit)
access Road 423 from Ringarooma and then follow the signs to Ralphs Falls and Mt Victoria Forest Reserve.  Alternatively, from Pyengana a turn-off to Ralphs Falls is marked shortly before St Columba Falls.  Both these towns are accessed from highway A3. Please note the road in is rough and unsealed. See map
facilities Picnic and toilet facilities nearby
grade Level 2 (involves 25 rough bush steps with hand rail)
what to take Group A items
cautions Supervise children, hazardous cliffs
prohibited Dogs are welcome if kept on a leash. Firearms or bicycles are not allowed

A streaming ribbon of water, and sweeping views across picturesque farmland greet the walker after an easy rainforest walk.