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Mt Strzelecki walk back on track


Flinders Island's Mt Strzelecki walking track has received an upgrade which will improve the experience for walkers and visitors, as well as environmental management.More

New car park for Ben Lomond National Park


A new visitor carpark is now complete at Ben Lomond National Park. The car park will be opened to visitors and fully operational in the coming weeks in time for this winter's first major snow fall.More

Planned burn success on Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area sites


The Tasmania Wilderness World Heritage Area experienced significant wildfire events between January and March this year, yet there are still areas that require pro-active fire management for the protection and conservation of the area's values.More


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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