Our educational programs aim to:
- Connect people to their parks and reserves, and the heritage values inherent within them.
- Encourage visitors, school children and community groups to conserve Tasmania’s natural and cultural heritage.
- Use parks and reserves as a platform to improve the community’s health and wellbeing.
- Support disadvantaged sections of the Tasmanian community.
We provide Educational Group Exemptions from National Park entry fees
for groups visiting for educational purposes.
We have a pool of exceptional discovery rangers that can support your educational pursuits. Contact 1300 TASPARKS (1300 827 727) or Parkseducation@parks.tas.gov.au
Our highly experienced discovery rangers deliver:
- Curriculum-linked classroom lessons
- Facilitate field excursions
- Support community-based organisations
- Participate in educational events.
Discovery Ranger Program
Each year more than 30,000 people enjoy a variety of free, fun and educational activities through this award-winning Program. Full details of the program will be posted online closer to the summer.
Inspiring students about birds of prey, see rehabilitated birds up close and learn ways to help protect them through this curriculum-linked partnership with the Raptor Refuge of Tasmania.
Schools that demonstrate a commitment to the environment by undertaking environmental education programs are eligible for participation in our WildSC'OOL program.