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Seasonal campfire restrictions commence in national parks and reserves


Restrictions on campfires, pot fires and other solid fuel stoves will come in to place from Saturday 28th September at identified Parks and Wildlife Service campgrounds around the State to help reduce the risk of bushfires.More

Fly Neighbourly Advice for the Tasman National Park


Public comment is invited on the draft Tasman National Park Fly Neighbourly Advice. The draft Fly Neighbourly Advice has been prepared by the Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service in response to increasing air traffic over the Tasman National Park.More

Hybrid diesel-electric shuttle buses at Cradle Mountain - a first for National p


When you next visit Cradle Mountain you will be able to step aboard one of the new hybrid, diesel-electric, shuttle buses on your trip to Dove Lake. These new buses will reduce emissions and deliver a quieter, all mobility friendly, visitor experience.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: