Our Latest News

Hybrid diesel-electric shuttle buses at Cradle Mountain - a first for National p

19/08/2019

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

08/08/2019

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

Improved Park Pass System for our National Parks

06/08/2019

The Parks and Wildlife Service will implement a new park pass system for our national parks in May next year.More

Managing our Parks and Reserves

Management Plans, Site Plans and Other Publications

A wide range of Statutory and Non-Statutory National Parks and Reserved Lands management plans, site plans, walking track management strategies and other publications are available online.

  • Bushfire Management & Planned Burns

    Information on bushfire management, planned burns and the role of fire in Tasmanian ecology.

  • Permits and Forms

    Forms and permits related to Parks and Wildlife Service.

  • Performance Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting

    Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service's system for monitoring, evaluation and reporting evidence of management progress, achievements and challenges across Tasmania's national parks and reserves, including World Heritage Areas. Includes links to evaluation reports and other resources.

  • Fly Neighbourly Advice

    This is an understanding between locally-based scenic flight and charter operators and the PWS to operate in an agreed responsible manner.