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Parks Victoria is a statutory authority, created by the Parks Victoria Act 1998 and reporting to the Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Water,The Hon Lisa Neville MLA and Minister for Ports; Minister for Roads and Road Safety, The Hon Luke Donellan MLA.

Our responsibilities under the Parks Victoria Act 1998 are to manage the State’s parks, reserves, waterways and other public land including a representative system of terrestrial and marine national parks and marine sanctuaries. It is also the Local Port Manager for Port Phillip Bay, Western Port and Port Campbell and the Waterway Manager for the Yarra and Maribyrnong rivers.

Contact details

Acting Chief Executive
Chris Rose

Administrative Offices
Level 10, 535 Bourke Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000 AUSTRALIA
Phone +613 8627 4699
Fax +613 9629 5563
ABN: 95 337 637 697


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Who we are

Parks Victoria is a statutory authority, created by the Parks Victoria Act 1998 and reporting to the Minister. We are responsible for managing an expanding

Our Ministers

Under the Parks Victoria Act 1998, Parks Victoria’s responsibilities are to provide services to the state and its agencies for the management of parks, reserves


Select a category All Annual Reports Campground maps Management plans and strategies NCR Management Statements Other publications Park Notes and Maps Park Notes (accessible versions)

Healthy Parks Healthy People

The evidence is clear and far-reaching. Spending time in the natural environment – in places like parks - is good for your mind, body and

Tenders and notices

Advertised tenders and expressions of interest for contracts and other public notices placed by Parks Victoria are listed here. Tenders are also listed on


Vacancies are advertised in major metropolitan newspapers, listed on this website under vacancies and on Seek. We conduct recruitment programs, including an Aboriginal program, as

Nancy Millis Science in Parks Award

Parks Victoria award to recognise the role of science in managing Victoria’s parks To recognise the substantial contribution of the late Professor Nancy Millis to

Doing business with us

There is a range of ways in which businesses and other organisations work with Parks Victoria, from sponsorship and grants to the provision of goods

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Firewood collection areas to close in Robinvale

05 Oct 2015

The designated domestic firewood collection areas at Coreena Bend and Pile Bend will close at midnight Wednesday 7 October 2015 because the available firewood will be exhausted. “Due to high demand these collection areas will close early,” said Peter Foster, District Manager, Parks Victoria. All Parks Victoria managed firewood areas…

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