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History unlocked at Richmond Gaol

12/11/2018

Investment in the restoration of the Gaoler's House at Richmond Gaol will enhance the visitor experience at one of Tasmania's key historic sites.More

Campfire restrictions in national parks and reserves

09/11/2018

Restrictions on campfires, pot fires and other solid fuel stoves will come in to place from next Wednesday (November 14) at identified Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) campgrounds around the State to help reduce the risk of bushfires.More

Godfreys Beach penguin viewing platform open

07/11/2018

The development of a new penguin viewing platform at Godfreys Beach at The Nut State Reserve in Stanley has recently been completed by the Parks and Wildlife Service.More

Great Bushwalks

Australia's most mountainous State boasts some of the best overnight bushwalking experiences to be found. The spectacular, jagged peaks of the Tasmanian wilderness provide an unforgettable backdrop for famous walks such as the Overland Track. The diversity of walking opportunities in Tasmania can take you through ancient rainforests, across unique alpine plateaus, pristine white sand beaches and along the edge of the highest seas cliffs in Australia.

Three Capes Track

Tasmania's new, iconic bushwalk, the Three Capes Track, is now open for bookings. The premier coastal walk in Australia awaits you.

Overland Track

Covering over 65 km of the finest mountain wilderness in Australia, the Overland Track is Australia's premier bushwalk.

Frenchmans Cap

The shining quartzite dome of Frenchmans Cap is a major goal for many, hardy bushwalkers.

Freycinet Peninsula Circuit

The famous Freycinet Peninsula Circuit is a meca for bushwalkers seeking a coastal walk.

South Coast Track

The South Coast Track lies along the southern margin of the Southwest National Park and will take you through wild, inspiring country.

Walls of Jerusalem

The Walls of Jerusalem beckons well-prepared walkers to a spectacular alpine region in the central north of Tasmania.