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Mt Strzelecki walk back on track

28/06/2019

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

28/06/2019

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

28/06/2019

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

21. Trevallyn State Recreation Area

Parks for all People - Access for the mobility impaired in Tasmania's national parks and reserves

From Launceston’s West Tamar Hwy (A7), take the turnoff to Lake Trevallyn. Follow signs to Village Green/Hoo Hoo Hut.

This multiple-use park caters for many recreational activities, both land and water based, including facilities run by DISROW (rowing for the disabled). At the Village Green/Hoo Hoo Hut day use area, there are two excellent picnic huts. The Village Green has an excellent surface for wheelchair activities, especially ball games. The D.T. Doyle Hut has accessible picnic facilities including sheltered picnic tables and BBQ. Nearby Hoo Hoo Hut has sheltered picnic tables and BBQ. Assistance may be required to cross the grassed areas here. Starting near Hoo Hoo Hut, a wheelchair accessible bitumen track leads down to a lookout over the river. Accessible toilets are located between the two picnic areas.