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Fly Neighbourly Advice for the Tasman National Park

24/08/2019

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

19/08/2019

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

08/08/2019

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

15. Wellington Park

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


Follow Davey Street and Huon Road (B64), then turn off just before Fern Tree and follow road C616.

Wellington Park provides an opportunity to experience nature less than half an hour’s drive from Hobart. The Springs has several accessible picnic areas with BBQs, tables and shelter, but the toilets here do not have any accessible cubicles. The track to the lookout just before the picnic area is accessible with assistance. The lookout at the summit, which offers stunning views over Hobart and surrounds, is fully accessible. The toilets at the summit are also accessible.