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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

Cradle Mountain

Webcams

The webcam still images below will give an indication of the prevailing conditions at Dove Lake, and whether Cradle Mountain is visible. Intending walkers should be aware that conditions can change very quickly - see our Essential Bushwalking Guide for more information. Please note that access to Dove Lake is available via the regular Cradle Shuttle Bus Service.

The webcam still images are updated every 30 mins between 7am and 7pm every day.

The Webcam is currently offline. We will hopefully have it working again soon.