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PWS Fire Update - Friday 15 February 2019

15/02/2019

Parks and Wildlife Tasmania (PWS) can advise the following locations, reserves and tracks have been re-opened today (Friday 15 February).More

PWS Fire Update - Thursday 14 February 2019

14/02/2019

Parks and Wildlife Tasmania (PWS) can advise the following locations, reserves and tracks have been re-opened.More

PWS Fire Update - Monday 11 February 2019

11/02/2019

As a result of the emergency service suppression efforts and calmer weather conditions over recent days, PWS can advise the following changes to track openings and closures.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, and in places continue to disrupt, visitors' plans.

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


See above links for full program of activities.

Mandarin-speaking Discovery Rangers

  • Mandarin-speaking Discovery Rangers are available at:
  •   Freycinet
  •   Mt Field, 
  •   Maria Island
  •   Cradle Mountain

 They will provide on the ground assistance and highlight the wonders of these parks to Chinese visitors.

















We would like to thanks our Discovery Ranger Program partners: