Our Latest News

New picnic facilities for Penny's Lagoon

08/08/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has completed the construction of a new picnic shelter at Penny's Lagoon within the Lavinia State Reserve on King Island.
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Celebrating World Ranger Day

31/07/2018

The work of Tasmania's rangers is vital in the daily management of our 19 national parks and more than 800 reserves, encompassing approximately 50 per cent of the State.
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Southwest ecological burns important for orange-bellied parrot conservation

22/03/2018

Planned ecological burns in Southwest National Park will help regenerate important habitat areas for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot.More

Buttongrass

Parks pass holders and interested people can find out about projects and events in Tasmania’s parks and reserves through the  Parks and Wildlife Service newsletter, Buttongrass.

The articles and photographs reflect the diversity of our State’s natural assets and the broad range of expertise required to manage, protect and promote them.

The newsletter is published twice each year, in summer and winter.

Issue 18 - March 2015 (PDF 336Kb)

Issue 17 - August 2014 (PDF 1MB)

Issue 16 - December 2013 (PDF 1 MB)

Issue 15 - July 2013 (PDF 928 Kb)

Issue 14 - January 2013 (PDF 2640 Kb)

Issue 13 - June 2012 (PDF 738 Kb) 

Issue 12
 - November 2011- 40th Anniversary Special Edition (PDF 1902 Kb)

 

Issue 11 - July 2011 (PDF 541 Kb)

Issue 10 - Jan 2011 (PDF 774 Kb)

Issue 9  - June 2010 (PDF 968 Kb)

Issue 8  - December 2009 (PDF 1690 Kb)

Issue 7 - June 2009 (PDF 1700 Kb)

Issue 6 - February 2009 (PDF 1771 Kb)

Issue 5 - July 2008 (PDF 1290 Kb)

Issue 4 - January 2008 (PDF 496 Kb)

Issue 3 - July 2007 (PDF 3350 Kb)

Issue 2 - January 2007 (PDF 1350 Kb)

Issue 1 - August 2006 (PDF 1008 Kb)