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Upgraded Julius River bridges improve visitor access


Bridge upgrades at the Julius River Regional Reserve are now complete.More

Viewing platform upgrades for Rocky Cape's Aboriginal heritage sites


Two viewing platforms have been replaced as part of visitor facility improvements at Rocky Cape National Park on the North-West Coast. The platforms are at the Lee Archer Cave and South Cave sites, which have highly significant Aboriginal heritage values.More

Urban focus for World Wetlands Day


'Wetlands for a sustainable future' is the theme for World Wetlands Day 2018. This international celebration of the significance of wetland environments is held annually on 2 February.More

Narawntapu National Park


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Situated on the central north coast of Tasmania, Narawntapu National Park is less than one hours drive from Launceston. From Launceston, you can get to West Head and Badger Beach at the eastern end of the park by driving up the West Tamar Highway and turning left into C721.

The main body of the park, Springlawn and Bakers Beach, is accessible from B71 east of Devonport or B72 north of Westbury. Watch for the marked turnoff to the park, C740.

Please take care when driving at night as you are sharing the road with wildlife.

Public transport and tours

Visitors wishing to use public transport or tours to access the park should visit our web page on Access to Tasmania's National Parks, Reserves and Walking Tracks.