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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

AFAC Independent Operational Review of the 2018-19 bushfires


Following the 2018-19 bushfires the Tasmanian Government commissioned an independent report by the Australasian Fire and Emergency Service Council to review the overall response and identify areas where more can be done to improve the State's response andMore

Moulting Lagoon Game Reserve


Access Map

Moulting Lagoon is located about midway along Tasmania’s east coast. It can be accessed at the following points from Coles Bay Road (C302):

  • Top Bank 

    (17.3km north of Coles Bay, 9.7km south of A3)
  • Kitty’s Mistake

    (Middle Bank) (15.3km north of Coles Bay, 11.7km south of A3 – 4WD access only)
  • Flacks Road

    (10.8km north of Coles Bay, 16.2km south of A3, then 3.8km to car park – 2WD access with care)
  • Point Meredith 

    (via River & Rocks Road, 8.6km north of Coles Bay, 18.4km south of A3, then 2.8km to car park.
There are no facilities at these sites. Some bush camping is available at Buckley’s Rocks, off River & Rocks Road. No formal walking tracks exist in the reserve.

Public transport and tours

Visitors wishing to use public transport or tours to access the reserve should visit our web page onAccess to Tasmania's National Parks, Reserves and Walking Tracks.