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Strong interest on Next Iconic Walk

17/10/2018

The period to submit proposals for Tasmania's next world-class walking experience will be extended due to massive interest from across the State.More

Parks and Wildlife Service in tourism awards

15/10/2018

Two key Parks and Wildlife Service enterprises have been listed as finalists in this year's Tasmanian Tourism Awards.More

Tasmania's Next Iconic Walk

28/09/2018

The call is out to find Tasmania's next world-class walking experience.More

Threatened Species Kit (2003)

Threatened Mammals

Mammals

Threatened Species

Two examples of nationally threatened species that are not listed in the State Act:

  • Eastern quoll (Dasyurus viverrinus)

    Listed as vulnerable under the Federal Act. The Eastern Quoll is now extinct on mainland Australia and is now confined to Tasmania:

  • Eastern barred bandicoot (Perameles gunnii)

    The Eastern barred bandicoot is an example of nationally threatened species that are not listed in the State Act:

Extinct Species

Four examples of Tasmania's threatened species:

Endangered Species

Rare Species