Our Latest News

Easter safety is paramount for our parks and reserves

18/04/2019

The Parks and Wildlife Service encourages visitors and Tasmanians alike to get outdoors and get active - especially in our parks and reserves.More

Good news, Hartz Mountain National Park and other tracks are open!

17/04/2019

In time for Easter walking, PWS have been able to re-open a number of tracks.More

New Mt Mawson Shelter officially opened ahead of ski season

29/03/2019

The new Mt Mawson Public Shelter was today officially opened and will provide a new level of amenity for southern Tasmania's only ski field, as well as upgraded facilities for bushwalkers heading to the iconic Tarn Shelf walk in Mt Field National Park.More

Extended Summer Discovery Ranger Program 2018/19

The award-winning Summer Discovery Ranger Program offers visitors to Tasmania's national parks the chance to join in a wide range of free activities such as guided walks, evening talks, childrens' activities and much, much more. This summer, the Discovery Ranger Program has been extended as a result of the recent fires which have disrupted visitors' plans.

An extended Summer Discovery Ranger Program is running at the following locations:

West Coast 


See above links for full program of activities.

















We would like to thanks our Discovery Ranger Program partners: