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Second round of consultation begins on the future of Freycinet Peninsula

13/03/2019

Tasmania's unrivalled natural environment is a key driver in our nation-leading visitor economy and the Freycinet Peninsula is one of our most popular tourism destinations.More

Sustainable Timber Tasmania and Parks and Wildlife Service issue safety message

08/03/2019

Over the coming weeks, a number of roads inside of fire impacted areas will reopen.More

PWS Fire Update - Friday 22 February 2019

22/02/2019

To date, the fire area has affected around 94,000 ha (about 6%) of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA) and approximately 42,476 ha (about 3.4%) of other reserves managed by the Parks and Wildlife Service.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.