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PWS Fire Update - Friday 15 February 2019

15/02/2019

Parks and Wildlife Tasmania (PWS) can advise the following locations, reserves and tracks have been re-opened today (Friday 15 February).More

PWS Fire Update - Thursday 14 February 2019

14/02/2019

Parks and Wildlife Tasmania (PWS) can advise the following locations, reserves and tracks have been re-opened.More

PWS Fire Update - Monday 11 February 2019

11/02/2019

As a result of the emergency service suppression efforts and calmer weather conditions over recent days, PWS can advise the following changes to track openings and closures.More

Additional track closures for the northern region - Saturday 26 January - 4pm

26/01/2019


As PWS staff continue to monitor the fire situation, some additional tracks have now been closed in the Central Plateau Conservation Area and Walls of Jerusalem National Park until further notice.



For a complete list of track, area and campground closures please visit www.parks.tas.gov.au/closures 


 



PWS would like to remind everyone that the Mt Field National Park is closed today (Saturday 26 January 2019). We will re-assess the situation and provide an update tomorrow (Sunday 27 January 2019). 



Hastings Caves and Thermal Pools will re-open for business at 9am Sunday 27 January 2019.



The following sites are still being assessed by staff and PWS will provide an update once confirmed.


 



Echo Sugarloaf State Reserve
Echo Sugarloaf Track 



Snug Tiers Nature Recreation Area
Snug Falls Track
Pelverata Falls Track
Umfrevilles Track



Esperance River Conservation Area
Esperance River campground and day visitor area 


 



As fires under hot, dry and windy conditions can travel very fast, it’s important for visitors to stay informed in case conditions change. 



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As PWS staff continue to monitor the fire situation, some additional tracks have now been closed in the Central Plateau Conservation Area and Walls of Jerusalem National Park until further notice.



 



For a complete list of track, area and campground closures please visit www.parks.tas.gov.au/closures



 



PWS would like to remind everyone that the Mt Field National Park is closed today (Saturday 26 January 2019). We will re-assess the situation and provide an update tomorrow (Sunday 27 January 2019).



 



Hastings Caves and Thermal Pools will re-open for business at 9am Sunday 27 January 2019.



 



The following sites are still being assessed by staff and PWS will provide an update once confirmed.



Echo Sugarloaf State Reserve
Echo Sugarloaf Track



 



Snug Tiers Nature Recreation Area
Snug Falls Track
Pelverata Falls Track
Umfrevilles Track



 



Esperance River Conservation Area
Esperance River campground and day visitor area



 



As fires under hot, dry and windy conditions can travel very fast, it’s important for visitors to stay informed in case conditions change.



 



Keep up to date by monitoring: