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Fuel reduction burn at Wineglass Bay Lookout Track on 25-26 May 2015

21/05/2015

Weather permitting, the Parks and Wildlife Service will undertake a fuel reduction burn at the Wineglass Bay Lookout Track, within Freycinet National Park, on Monday 25 May and Tuesday 26 May. The burn is part of the statewide Fuel Reduction Program.More

Lease agreement for Entally Historic Site

04/05/2015

Tasmania's historic heritage is one of our greatest assets and the Tasmanian Government is pleased to announce a lease agreement with Entally Lodge Pty Ltd to ensure a bright future for the Entally Historic Site at Hadspen.More

Major fuel reduction burn to protect North-East towns

28/04/2015

A large strategic fuel reduction burn today across public land, Forestry land and private property will reduce bushfire risk to Gladstone, Eddystone Point and Ansons Bay in Tasmania's North East.More

Redgate section of Meehan Range Nature Recreation Area (NRA) temporarily closed

07/03/2013

Users of the Redgate section of the Meehan Range NRA accessed from Belbins Road, are advised that this section of the reserve is closed until further notice due to fire operations in the area.


Check the Tasmanian Fire Service website for updates at http://www.fire.tas.gov.au/Show?pageId=colCurrentBushfires where this fire is listed as Downhams Road, Risdon Vale.

Redgate section of Meehan Range Nature Recreation Area (NRA) temporarily closed

The Risdon Vale fire seen from Lindisfarne on 6 March.