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Join us for the Power of Parks forum at Launceston

22/07/2016

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) in partnership with the University of Tasmania is exploring The Power of Parks through a series of UTAS public forums celebrating the benefits that parks and reserves provide to Tasmania's overall identify.More

Shipwreck identified as the Viola

19/07/2016

Timber samples from a ship wrecked on Tasmania's East Coast nearly 160 years ago have been identified as the Canadian-built brig Viola.More

Prosecution for Stanley penguin deaths

15/07/2016

The Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) and the Circular Head Council have conducted a joint investigation after 18 little penguins were found dead near a rookery in Stanley on the State's North-West coast last week.More

12. Bruny Island Neck Game Reserve

Parks for all People - Access for the mobility impaired in Tasmania's national parks and reserves

Take the Southern Outlet (A6) towards Kingston, then the B68 to Kettering. The vehicle ferry departs regularly from Kettering. The Neck Beach is 25 km south of the ferry terminal on B66.

Located only 40 km from Hobart, Bruny Island is one of Tasmania’s most popular islands. The game reserve camp ground and day use area is only 20 metres from the beautiful Neck Beach. The campground is flat and has many accessible sites, as well as accessible toilets. There are also sheltered and unsheltered picnic tables adjacent to the carpark.