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Fly Neighbourly Advice for the Tasman National Park


Public comment is invited on the draft Tasman National Park Fly Neighbourly Advice. The draft Fly Neighbourly Advice has been prepared by the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service in response to increasing air traffic over the Tasman National Park.More

Hybrid diesel-electric shuttle buses at Cradle Mountain - a first for National p


When you next visit Cradle Mountain you will be able to step aboard one of the new hybrid, diesel-electric, shuttle buses on your trip to Dove Lake. These new buses will reduce emissions and deliver a quieter, all mobility friendly, visitor experience.More

AFAC Independent Operational Review of the 2018-19 bushfires


Following the 2018-19 bushfires the Tasmanian Government commissioned an independent report by the Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Council to review the overall response and identify areas where more can be done to improve the State's response andMore

Draft Cockle Creek Precinct Site Plan 2018

The full version of the Draft Cockle Creek Precinct Site Plan 2018 is available for download as a PDF  [7.4MB].
The draft plan has been prepared for the Visitor Services and Recreation Zones of the Cockle Creek Precinct, within the Recherche Bay Nature Recreation Area and part of the Southwest National Park. Both reserves form part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. 

The plan aims to improve the visitor experience and environmental outcomes, and to guide site management.

More information and the Draft Cockle Creek Precinct Site Plan 2018 is available on our have your say webpage.