Overland Track re-opens for walkers
Join in World Wetlands Day celebrations
Major fire fighting effort protecting public and state's important values
Get the latest information about track, campsite and reserve closures and re-openings.
For the latest bushfire information, please visit to the Tasmania Fire Service website at www.fire.tas.gov.au
Campfire restrictions in national parks and reserves
Walkers warned of remote area fires
For previous news stories, check out the News Archive.
Tasmania is experiencing an extremely dry and warm period with little relief in the short term. This means that fires can start and spread more easily than normal.... read more »
We are celebrating one hundred years of national parks in Tasmania in 2016. The year marks the centenary of the state’s first national parks, Mount Field and Freycinet, reserved for the first time on...... read more »
Parks Centenary has stamp of approval... read more »
The multi-day Three Capes Track experience in Tasmania’s far south-east is now open via the new website, www.threecapestrack.com.... read more »
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