Marine protected areas
Victoria’s marine protected areas include marine national parks and marine sanctuaries that were established in 2002. The marine national parks and sanctuaries are highly protected no take areas which cover approximately 63,000 hectares or 5.3% of Victorian state marine waters.
Other marine protected areas in Victoria are multiple use and allow for some forms of recreational fishing and include marine parks, marine and coastal parks, and a marine reserve.
11 Oct 2016
Driving through regional Victoria it’s common to see large clumps of spiky cactus springing up beside the road or vast fields of impenetrable tangled mess. Wheel Cactus is a common site in central Victoria. It has large round discs and has been the enemy of the ‘Cactus Warriors’ for more…
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.
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.
29 Oct 2016 8:00am - 31 Oct 2016 7:00am
A ticketed event that provides lots of activities and entertainment for the whole family. Accommodation including camping, glamping and VIP suites available.
29 Oct 2016 11:00am-12:00pm
Come along to hear about the Wilsons Promontory Conservation Action Plan, a new approach designed to improve the health of ecosystems at the Prom. An informative and interactive session presented by Phil Pegler, Manager - Environment & Conservation and Jim Whelan, Ecological Restoration Project Officer.