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.
16 Mar 2015
Come and explore the iconic National Rhododendron Gardens on Tuesday 31 March as Parks Victoria invites families and children of all ages to partake in the annual free family fun day. The family fun day runs from 10:00am to 3:00pm and features Andy’s Antics, Paul Jamieson The Music Man, Stax…
1 Mar 2015 - 31 Mar 2015
A wide variety of events are held at Albert Park throughout the year. Events range from fun runs and sporting tournaments to other community events. See the full calendar here.
30 Mar 2015 12:00am - 10 Apr 2015 12:00am
The holiday discovery program at Wilsons Promontory National Park offers an exciting array of activities for all ages exploring our marine and coastal environments. Become a bush detective, explore rock pools at low tide, decorate a take home reusable bag with stencils of native plants, look through binoculars at the…
30 Mar 2015 8:30am - 1 Apr 2015 6:00pm
Come join our Grampians Naturewise holiday experience in Victoria! You'll join park rangers to track and protect the elusive Brush-tailed Phascogales. Go behind the scenes and enjoy the breathtaking landscape with local walks while assisting with endangered species monitoring. The Grampians National Park has recently captured footage of a rare…