Our Latest News

Easter safety is paramount for our parks and reserves

18/04/2019

The Parks and Wildlife Service encourages visitors and Tasmanians alike to get outdoors and get active - especially in our parks and reserves.More

Good news, Hartz Mountain National Park and other tracks are open!

17/04/2019

In time for Easter walking, PWS have been able to re-open a number of tracks.More

New Mt Mawson Shelter officially opened ahead of ski season

29/03/2019

The new Mt Mawson Public Shelter was today officially opened and will provide a new level of amenity for southern Tasmania's only ski field, as well as upgraded facilities for bushwalkers heading to the iconic Tarn Shelf walk in Mt Field National Park.More

Events

Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service community events and activities are held throughout the year in different locations.

Other events are also held in parks and reserves organised by community groups, commercial tourism operators and other organisations.

Please check the Calendar of Events listing below to find out what is happening around the State.


Nature Play Day

Join us for a morning of Nature inspired Play - Monday 15 April 10.30am to 12.00pm, Hobart Linear Park.

Nature Play in the Wilderness

Mt Field 27 and 28 April

Free, fun and healthy activities for all ages. Special nature play program for pre-school children close to the Visitor Centre. Guided walks to see the famous fagus at Lake Fenton.

Explore nearby nature or join a Discovery Ranger walk to Russell Falls.


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