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Community consultation and planning
Community involvement is a vital part of planning and managing parks and reserves in Victoria. Commenting on draft park management plans, strategies and other reports is one way of engaging with park planning and improving the outcomes for parks and reserves. Parks Victoria invites all members of the community whether as individuals or members of organisations to comment.
Now open for community involvement
A master plan is being drafted to set a 20 year vision for Albert Park to guide it through the next stage of its history. The plan will be developed during 2014.
Parks Victoria, in partnership with Grampians Tourism and Tourism Victoria is developing a master plan for the Grampians Peaks Trail, a 144 km long-distance walking trail in the Grampians National Park which will extend from Mt Zero in the north through to the township of Dunkeld in the south.
Written submissions are invited and all submissions will be carefully considered in preparing the final management plan. Submissions close on Monday 25 August 2014.
Parks Victoria, in partnership with Corangamite Shire, Moyne Shire and Tourism Victoria, is developing a master plan for the 28 km stretch of coast from Princetown to Port Campbell, including the Port Campbell National Park and Bay of Islands Coastal Park.
16 Oct 2014
Victorians are invited to celebrate National Bird Week from 20-26 October 2014 by joining Parks Victoria and BirdLife Australia for the inaugural Aussie Backyard Bird Count. Stop and listen. Can you hear a bird calling? Did you know that what you can hear is a vital piece of the puzzle…
21 Nov 2014 - 23 Nov 2014
Sport event offering 20 Sports Open to all... Companies, clubs, govt departments Co-workers, family and friends Established to encourage companies to support their employees' pursuit of a healthier more a healthier more active lifestyle
21 Nov 2014 7:00am-4:30pm
Help save the Eastern Barred Bandicoot from extinction through a number of exciting hands-on conservation activities. You will have the opportunity to enjoy a breathtaking 360 degree view of Melbourne and its surrounds at Gellibrand Hill, and meet some of Australia’s finest retired racehorses at Living Legends.
21 Nov 2014 7:00pm-8:30pm
Fun, low key Mountain Bike racing suitable for beginner racers and juniors (13yrs and over)
22 Nov 2014 8:00am-9:00am
parkrun is free, weekly, 5km timed run that is open to everyone - walkers, runners, families and dogs are all welcome! Westerfolds parkrun occurs every Saturday morning. We're based near the main carpark off the Fitzsimons Lane entrance, and the course is run entirely on sealed paths within the park.