Park Champions offers you the opportunity to volunteer in some of Victoria’s most beautiful places. Park Champions is a partnership between Conservation Volunteers Australia and Parks Victoria.
As a Park Champion you can volunteer one day a week in and around Melbourne or you can spend a week with a team of volunteers in some of Victoria’s most famous national parks. You could be involved in tree planting, weed removal, flora and fauna monitoring, track construction, seed collection and more
Volunteer one day a week
Volunteer and feel alive as you contribute to the health of parks in and around Melbourne, including:
- Cheetham Wetlands
- Yarra Bend Park
- Woodlands Historic Park
- Dandenong Ranges National Park
- Braeside Park
Explore and enjoy these parks when you go away with a team of volunteers to one of Victoria's famous national parks, including:
- Great Otway National Park
- Grampians National Park
- Alpine National Park
- Cape Otway Lightstation
- Great Dividing Trail
- Great Ocean Walk – starts in the Great Otway National Park and goes to Port Campbell National Park
- Baw Baw National Park
It’s easy to get involved. Simply visit the Conservation Volunteers Australia's online booking system for a list of Park Champions projects and locations.
23 Sep 2015
The domestic firewood collection area on Barmah Island will close at midnight Sunday 27 September 2015 because the available firewood will be exhausted. “Due to high demand this collection area will close early” said Charlie Pascoe, Acting District Manager, Parks Victoria. “Domestic firewood on public land is a limited resource…
1 Jul 2015 12:00am - 30 Jun 2016 12:00am
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.
10 Oct 2015 7:00am-4:00pm
XC MTB marathon of various distances, using MTB trails throughout the park, Kurrajong and Stockyards.
10 Oct 2015 10:00am-4:00pm
Join Trust for Nature for a day of activities and the launch of a new book detailing the unique history and significant environmental values of Neds Corner Station, Trust for Nature‘s largest conservation property, located in the Mallee region of Victoria next to Murray Sunset National Park. There will also…
10 Oct 2015 3:00pm - 11 Oct 2015 12:00pm
Join Trust for Nature for a woodland campout on a private conservation property next to Chiltern-Mt Pilot National Park, where we‘ll enjoy lots of exciting activities including star gazing, an early morning bird walk, and an informative talk and walk on Sunday looking at an endangered wetland community. Stay overnight…