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Parks Victoria is a statutory authority, created by the Parks Victoria Act 1998 and reporting to the Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change; Minister for Suburban Development, The Hon Liliana (Lily) D'Ambrosio 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.

Administrative Offices
Level 10, 535 Bourke Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000 AUSTRALIA
Phone +613 8427 2001
ABN: 95 337 637 697

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 and...

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...

Valuing Victoria's Parks report

Victoria’s parks are highly valued by the community. They provide open space, stunning landscapes, habitats to protect flora and fauna and areas to conserve cultural...

Healthy Parks Healthy People

Healthy Parks Healthy People is a global movement that recognises the fundamental connections between human health and environmental health.Growing scientific evidence and generations of traditional...


Select a category: All Annual Reports Management plans and strategies NCR Management Statements Other publications Visitor guides and maps Visitor guides (accessible versions) Research 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


We conduct recruitment programs, including an Aboriginal program, as well as general recruitment. These programs occur at various times throughout the year and are advertised...

Nancy Millis Science in Parks Award

To recognise the role of science in managing Victoria’s parksApplications for the Nancy Millis Science in Parks Award have now closedIn recognition of the substantial...

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...