Selected National Parks And Other Reserves In The Huon Valley and Far South
See below for brief introductions and links for more information:
Mount Misery Habitat Reserve and Walk
The Mount Misery Habitat Reserve is an informal collection of conservation protected private properties and the intervening sections of the Russel Ridge Conservation Area. It totals around 14 square kilometres and is home for about 25 residences and several small businesses including Huon Bush Retreats.
The Mount Misery Walk is open to the public. Donations are appreciated.
Hartz Mountains National Park
At Geeveston, turn westward to reach Hartz Mountains National Park. The main visitor area of this alpine park is a plateau dotted with small lakes. There are a range of walks from 3 minutes to 3 hours return, waterfalls, lakes, and the mountain summit with spectacular views to the World Heritage Southwest Wilderness Area.
Places to stay Huon Valley
Russell Ridge Conservation Area
Almost 100,000 hectares in additional reserves officially come into being on 17 December 2013, including Russell Ridge Conservation Area. Shown in pink on this map, it provides continuous protected habitat from Hobart, via Huon Bush Retreats, to the Southwest National Park. An easy access walk in this conservation area is to Billy Browns Falls.
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Selected National Parks And Reserves Close To Hobart
Selected National Parks And Reserves in Far South Tasmania
See below for more information about:
Hastings Caves State Reserve
Port Davey and Melaleuca in Southwest National Park
Tour magical chambers of flowstones and shawls, relax in a thermal pool and enjoy lunch at the cafe or barbeque area and a short nature walk.
Day trips including a flight and boat cruise in the southwest wilderness area. Transfers or scenic flights to Maria, Island and other destinations. Bushwalker transport to South Coast Track.
Ida Bay State Reserve and Southport Lagoon Wildlife Sanctuary
From Lune River station, travel through bushland abundant with bird life and wild flowers. Cross buttongrass plains from Lune River to a tranquil beach.
Places to stay Far South
Selected Other Tasmanian National Parks and Information
Parks and Reserves in other parts of Tasmania
Mount Misery Habitat Reserve
Most of Tasmania is accessible by bitumen roads but many national parks and natural attractions are at the end of a short section of gravel road. Be sure to get a hire car that is allowed on gravel roads. We can book you a suitable vehicle
Choose a hire car that is allowed on gravel roads to access National Parks and other reserves