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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

18. Freycinet National Park

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

Turn off the Tasman Hwy (A3) onto the Coles Bay Road (C302) 11 km south of Bicheno. To reach Cape Tourville, take the signposted turnoff.

Freycinet National Park offers superb beach and mountain scenery. The visitor centre at the entrance to the national park is fully accessible. There is a 10 minute, wheelchair accessible circuit track starting from just behind the visitor centre. The Richardsons Beach Campground (adjacent to the visitor centre) has accessible toilets, and accessible powered and unpowered sites. The nearby Ranger Creek day use area has sheltered picnic tables and BBQs. There is an accessible toilet and shower block adjacent to the carpark. Located about 7 km from the visitor centre, the Cape Tourville Circuit walk offers spectacular coastal views. The track surface and width are good, although wheelchair users may require assistance due to the moderate gradient.