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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’s stunning snow sport destinations

Dust off your skis or snowboard and head to one of Tasmania’s stunning snow sport destinations! Ben Lomond and Mount Field national parks offer great opportunities to get your snow sport fix this winter.

For the latest snow reports, visit www.ski.com.au/reports/australia/tas/benlomond for Ben Lomond and Southern Tasmania Ski Association for Mount Field.

Ben Lomond is the major downhill skiing destination in Tasmania. The ski field offers all necessary facilities to ensure you have a memorable experience. There are six ski lifts on the downhill slopes (three T-Bars and three Poma lifts). There is ski, snowboard and toboggan hire, as well as instruction and sales and a kiosk at the alpine village. For information regarding access, highlights and alternative activities on the mountain, please see our Ben Lomond National Park page.

Mount Field National Park is home to Tasmania's main skiing destination in the south. There are three tows at Mount Field, two on the slopes of Mount Mawson and one on the slopes of the Rodway Range. Mount Field also offers fantastic cross country skiing opportunities. For information regarding access, highlights and alternative activities on the mountain, please see our Mount Field National Park page. The walk around a frozen Lake Dobson in the snow is truly exquisite.

What better way to shake off the winter slumber by getting out and enjoying these great Tasmanian mountain destinations.