Walls of Jerusalem National Park

Address: Tasmania 7304 Phone: 1300 135 513 The Walls of Jerusalem National Park is not accessible via road. Bushwalkers must walk up into the park from the car park located off the gravel Mersey Forest Road near Lake Rowallen. The car park is reached by following the Mersey Forest Road to Lake Rowallen, and then taking the gravel road on the left just after the Fish River. The park boundary…

Tasman National Park

Address: Fortescue TAS 7182 Phone: (03) 6214 8100 The Tasman National Park is located on the Tasman and Forestier Peninsulas in south-eastern Tasmania. It protects diverse forest and spectacular coastline from Cape Surville to Waterfall Bay and Fortescue Bay; and from Cape Hauy to Cape Pillar and Cape Raoul. The park incorporates several off-shore islands, including Fossil Island, Hippolyte Rocks and Tasman Island. It is an area of great beauty…

Strzelecki National Park

Address: Strzelecki TAS 7255 Strzelecki National Park covers 4216 hectares in the south-western corner of Flinders Island. Flinders is the main island in the Furneaux Group, a group of 54 islands in Bass Strait off the north-east coast of mainland Tasmania. The national park protects rich and varied ecosystems as well as spectacular coastal and granite mountain landscapes. Strzelecki forms an area where plant and animal species found on mainland…

Southwest National Park

Address: Tasmania 7001 Phone: (03) 6288 1283 The magnificent Southwest National Park encompasses over six hundred thousand hectares of wild, inspiring country and forms part of the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. The park, the largest in Tasmania, epitomises the grandeur and spirit of wilderness in its truest sense. Much of the park is remote and far removed from the hustle and bustle of the modern world. For many, just…

South Bruny National Park

Address: Bruney Island TAS 7150 Phone: (03) 6293 1419 South Bruny National Park lies at the southern tip of Bruny Island off the southeast coast of Tasmania. The park encompasses all of the coastline and some of the hinterland between Fluted Cape and the southern part of Great Taylors Bay. South Bruny National Park was gazetted in 1997 mainly for its wonderful coastal scenery. Much of the coast is comprised…

Savage River National Park

Savage River National Park is a wilderness region in the north west of Tasmania. The park protects the largest contiguous area of cool temperate rainforest surviving in Australia and acts as a refuge for a rich primitive flora, undisturbed river catchments, high quality wilderness, old growth forests, geodiversity and natural landscape values. The western portion of the park includes the most extensive basalt plateau in Tasmania that still retains a…

Rocky Cape National Park

Address: Rocky Cape TAS 7321 Phone: (03) 6458 1480 Rocky Cape National Park is situated on the north-west coast of Tasmania about two hours drive west of Launceston. The main attraction is the Rocky Cape lighthouse with its sweeping views, but there is much more to see including Aboriginal heritage, ship wrecks, rock formations turned sideways, beautiful hills running down to the sea and an incredible variety of flowering plants….

Narawntapu National Park

Located 85km north of Launceston, it encloses a 20km strip of coast with long sandy beaches, dunes and freshwater lagoons, dissected by a sandstone range rising 392 metres at its highest peak. Narawntapu has been the site of Aboriginal shellfish collection and tool production for over 30 000 years. Wildlife is highly visible with Forester kangaroos, Bennett’s wallabies, Tasmanian pademelons, Tasmanian devils and wombats. Springlawn, Bakers Point and Badger Head…

Mt William National Park

Address: Mount William TAS 7264 Phone: (03) 6376 1550 Located 130km north-east of Launceston, Mt William National Park is reached by back roads from Gladstone. From its long, lonely beaches to its teeming wildlife; from its unique history to its abundant plant life, Mt William National Park is a place of constant fascination. Nestled in the far north-east corner of the State, the park is an important area for the…

Mt Field National Park

Address: 66 Lake Dobson Rd, National Park TAS 7140 Phone: (03) 6288 1149 Mt Field National Park is just over one hour’s drive from Hobart via New Norfolk. It is one of Tasmania’s most loved national parks. The park has a wide variety of scenic features and wildlife and offers a great range of facilities for day visitors. Few other national parks in Australia offer such a diversity in vegetation,…