Our Latest News

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

Managing our Parks and Reserves

Management Plans, Site Plans and Other Publications

A wide range of Statutory and Non-Statutory National Parks and Reserved Lands management plans, site plans, walking track management strategies and other publications are available online.

  • Bushfire Management & Planned Burns

    Information on bushfire management, planned burns and the role of fire in Tasmanian ecology.

  • Permits and Forms

    Forms and permits related to Parks and Wildlife Service.

  • Performance Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting

    Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service's system for monitoring, evaluation and reporting evidence of management progress, achievements and challenges across Tasmania's national parks and reserves, including World Heritage Areas. Includes links to evaluation reports and other resources.

  • Fly Neighbourly Advice

    This is an understanding between locally-based scenic flight and charter operators and the PWS to operate in an agreed responsible manner.