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Hartz Peak Track Closed

21/01/2019

PWS advises that the Hartz Peak Track in Hartz Mountains National Park has been closed until further notice due to increased fire risk.More

PWS Campfire restrictions extended statewide

21/01/2019

The Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) is extending the current campfire restrictions statewide until further notice.More

PWS Fire update

20/01/2019

There are many fires currently burning in national parks and reserves in Tasmania, including the Southwest National Park and Southwest Conservation Area.More

Cradle Mountain

Management Plan

Management Plans for National Parks which comprise the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area

The Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area Management Plan is the guiding document for the management of five of the six national parks that are within the boundaries of the World Heritage Area. These parks are:
  • Cradle Mountain - Lake St Clair National Park
  • Hartz Mountains National Park
  • Southwest National Park
  • Walls of Jerusalem National Park
  • Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park

Mole Creek Karst National Park is covered by a separate management plan.