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New picnic facilities for Penny's Lagoon


The Parks and Wildlife Service has completed the construction of a new picnic shelter at Penny's Lagoon within the Lavinia State Reserve on King Island.

Celebrating World Ranger Day


The work of Tasmania's rangers is vital in the daily management of our 19 national parks and more than 800 reserves, encompassing approximately 50 per cent of the State.

Southwest ecological burns important for orange-bellied parrot conservation


Planned ecological burns in Southwest National Park will help regenerate important habitat areas for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot.More

Temporary closure of Hastings pool


The Hastings Thermal Pool will closed from February 9, 2007 for approximately one week to carry out essential maintenance.
The Hastings Caves and barbecue and picnic facilities at the site are open.

For further information contact the Hastings Caves on 6298 3209.