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Draft Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area Management Plan

15/01/2015

The Tasmanian Government has today released a draft of the updated Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area Management Plan.More

New sign celebrates the Overland Track experience

14/01/2015

In the 1960s, visitor information signs at Lake St Clair warned of no trapping, hunting, shooting, picking shrubs, cutting timber and grazing stock. Times have changed, with a new sign installation helping Overland Track walkers to celebrate their walk.More

Overland trek guide for young adventurers

14/01/2015

Of the 8000 people who tackle the world-famous Overland Track each year, almost one in ten is under 18 years old. A new publication from the Parks and Wildlife Service recognises that the experience is different for children.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.