You are here

Home > Find > Park locator map > Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park > Plans and projects > Castlemaine Diggings Heritage Action Plan

Castlemaine Diggings Heritage Action Plan

Parks Victoria is reviewing the Heritage Action Plan for the Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park. The Heritage Action Plan guides the management of places of cultural heritage in the park. The plan will inform the future management of the intact gold rush landscape which contains shallow alluvial and quartz gold, examples of mining techniques used, environmental impacts from mining and heritage buildings and burials. The plan will also identify visitor access infrastructure, signs and information at key sites.  

The plan will be finalised by June 2017.

Information provided by the public will be reviewed and may be used in the plan, any changes or impacts on specific groups will be subject to additional community consultation.   

Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park Heritage Action Plan   

More information

If you have any questions or comments, please contact Jade Harris by email  or by calling the Parks Victoria Information Centre on 13 1963.

Wattle Park Click to view the news RSS feed.

Parks Victoria Celebrates 100 Years of Wattle Park

27 Mar 2017

For generations of Melburnians Wattle Park has been a green and gold jewel nestled in the city’s eastern suburbs. A site for picnics, lazy afternoons or exploring old trams with siblings and friends. On Saturday 1 April, we will celebrate 100 years of this iconic park and its rich history…

View all latest news

What's on

Click to view RSS Feed

Herring Island Summer Arts Festival 2017

14 Jan 2017 - 17 Apr 2017

The Herring Island Summer Arts Festival 2017 presents a series of 4 exhibitions, by: Association of Sculptors of Victoria Basketmakers of Victoria Contemporary Art Society of Victoria A4 Art Australia The Gallery on Herring Island will be open every weekend from 14 January through 17 April, including Australia Day holiday…

Click to view RSS Feed

Wilsons Promontory Term One School Holiday Discovery Program

3 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017

Parks Victoria’s Discovery program encourages children and adults to explore Victoria’s parks with a ranger. Programs include a range of interactive and fun activities. Highlights of the Term One School Holiday Program at the Prom include opportunities to: Meet a modern day lighthouse keeper to discover the history of Wilsons…

Click to view RSS Feed

Federal Cave Tour

3 Apr 2017 3:00pm-4:00pm

This historical tour provides a unique opportunity to view a cave that is rarely open to the public and is part of the same cave system as the Royal and the Fairy show caves. Lit only by solar-powered pathway lights, you are provided with a helmet and headlight to view…

Click to view RSS Feed

Lilly Pilly Cave Tour

4 Apr 2017 11:00am-12:30pm

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.