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A fantastic summer opportunity at Freycinet


The Parks and Wildlife Service and Wildcare Friends of Freycinet are keen to hear from people that love the outdoors, enjoy meeting with fellow campers and are independent workers, for summer programs in Freycinet National Park.More

Copper Cove boardwalk ready for summer walkers


A boardwalk along the scenic Coastal Track from Bakers Beach to Badger Beach at Narawntapu National Park has been completed just in time to welcome the influx of walkers visiting in spring and summer.More

Funding for walking tracks


The Tasmanian Government has committed funding totalling $6 million for the South Coast Track and the final stage of the Three Capes Track.More


Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service community events and activities are held throughout the year in different locations.

Other events are also held in parks and reserves organised by community groups, commercial tourism operators and other organisations.

Please check the Calendar of Events listing below to find out what is happening around the State. 

Calendar of Events


Open Day - Tamar Island Wetlands Centre

Saturday 4 October 2014 - 10.00am to 3.00pm

Tamar Island Wetlands Centre

West Tamar Highway, Riverside.

Come and join in the fun. There will be a range of activities for all ages, including a photography walk with St John Pound, close encounters with wildlife with Lorraine De Weys, art and craft activities for children, a scavenger hunt and barbecue on Tamar Island.

For detailed information on activities please see flyer here or call the centre on Tel. 6327 3964 to speak to one of our friendly volunteers.


Garden Spectacular @ Highfield Estate

Saturday 25 October, Stanley
9.00am - 5.00pm

A great day out, hosted by the Circular Head Garden Club Inc.

Highfield House

Entrance fee $10.00 adults, children 16 years and under free. Tino Carnavale from ABC Gardening Australia will be the guest presenter along with the ABC's Peter Gee.
The event showcases the North West's finest foods, wine & produce, with plant stalls and flower installations.

A family-friendly day it will offer many activities for children, including Rocky the Train and Craft Stalls. Speakers Tent with demonstrations and entertainment all day.

For event updates and more information go to 
Circular Head Garden Club Inc - Facebook