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Visitor safety under the spotlight in new walker safety video

16/04/2018

Visitor safety in Tasmania's national parks and reserves has received a major investment with a suite of projects, including a new feature video on bushwalking preparation and safety.More

Draft Frenchmans Cap Recreation Zone Plan 2018

12/04/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has released the Draft Recreation Zone Plan 2018 for the Frenchmans Cap area.More

Redeveloped Lake Tahune Hut now open

12/04/2018

A locally designed and built, energy-efficient and sustainable hut is now welcoming bushwalkers at Lake Tahune on the Frenchmans Cap Track in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area.More

Snug Primary WildSC'OOL

2015

The year Grade 4 from Snug Primary WildSC’OOL are working with volunteers from the WILDCARE Inc. Friends Of Conningham Reserve and other specialists to help manage this amazing local reserve.

Curriculum Link: All living things are connected.

Focus Areas for 2015 Cats – Feral, Foe or Friend 


Tree planting is a major part of the rehabilitation of the reserve 
Sign produced in conjunction with Snug Primary School students
Snug School student, Emily helped in the design of track markers at Cunningham Nature Recreation Area
This year students learnt about responsible pet ownership after discovering how their pets can impact on the reserve and its wildlife.
Developing local public education and stewardship of the reserve.
Planting trees and other shrubs for birds and other wildlife 

Dean Richards and Louise Besanvalle burying rabbit carcasses.