Strengthening Parks Victoria

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Share your stories and advice to shape the future of Victoria's parks by helping us better understand what parks mean to you and what you value.
Tidal River camping peak season applications

Melbourne Cup camping at Tidal River

Apply online from 9am Thursday 1 September for Melbourne Cup weekend camping at Tidal River.

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Getting out into the fresh air is good for body and soul so choose your destination and go.
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Places to stay

Victoria's parks have lots of  camping and accommodation available with something to suit everyone’s needs. Find a place to stay today.
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Popular things to do


Underground tours

Explore the network of underground tunnels at the State Coal Mine Wonthaggi

Grampians Peaks Trail

Be inspired by the spectacular outlook of rugged mountain peaks.
camping - relaxing by river


Victoria’s parks have great places to camp and have something to suit

Park projects and plans

GPT Mt Sturgeon

Grampians Peaks Trail project

One of the key attractions for walkers in the Grampians National Park is the Grampians Peaks Trail and the natural ...

Healthy parks Healthy People

Healthy Parks Healthy People

The evidence is clear that spending time in the natural environment is good for you. Time spent outdoors is linked with increased work productivity and creativity, and decreased levels of stress and anxiety.

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Visitor Guides

Visitor guides contain a summary of information for visitors and are designed to be taken to the park when you visit.

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The Parks Discovery app is available for free download from iTunes and Google Play.

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Bunurong Marine National Park

Bunurong Marine National Park
By Victorian-Parks Friday 26 August, 2016.

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What Was That!

9 Sep 2016 8:00pm - 29 Oct 2016 8:00am

Fun scary play based on the history of the Mansion. Follow the actors throughout the Mansion and the story unfolds as you move from room to room.

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Down to Earth

24 Sep 2016 8:00pm - 17 Dec 2016 8:30pm

Down to Earth is a theatrical production performed at the Werribee Park farm at night. Set in 1862 it combines the history of the farm with interactive comedy and scary elements. Suitable ages 10 and up. Dates available 24 sept, 14, 22 October, 4 November 9 and 17 December.

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Nature Treasure Hunt

26 Sep 2016 10:00am-11:30am

For children aged 3-7 and accompanying adults Hunt for nature’s treasure and discover what’s hiding in our parks.

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Murrindal Cave Tour

26 Sep 2016 1:00pm-2:30pm

Lilly Pilly Cave Tours or Murrindal Cave Tours A rare opportunity to visit spectacular caves located to the north of Buchan. Be prepared for something very special. The tour requires a 14 km drive north of Buchan and a reasonable level of fitness. Discounts apply for multiple tours. Do both…

Be aware and prepare

Prepare for natural hazards and other outdoor risks before you leave home.