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New picnic facilities for Penny's Lagoon

08/08/2018

The Parks and Wildlife Service has completed the construction of a new picnic shelter at Penny's Lagoon within the Lavinia State Reserve on King Island.
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Celebrating World Ranger Day

31/07/2018

The work of Tasmania's rangers is vital in the daily management of our 19 national parks and more than 800 reserves, encompassing approximately 50 per cent of the State.
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Southwest ecological burns important for orange-bellied parrot conservation

22/03/2018

Planned ecological burns in Southwest National Park will help regenerate important habitat areas for the critically endangered orange-bellied parrot.More

Shot Tower

Access

The Shot tower is located on the Channel Highway at Taroona, 11.25 kilometres from central Hobart.

The shot tower houses a tea room and gift shop and is open for inspection daily from 9.00 a.m. For more information please phone the Shot Tower on 03 6227 8885.