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Victoria’s parks are home to over 4300 native plants and 948 native animals with many of these species now only found in these parks. 

Ecosystems

Victoria has a diverse range of ecosystems. While many of these areas have been heavily changed by humans, Victoria’s park system has been setup...

Endangered species

All plants and animals rely on other species for survival. Most commonly this is where one animal eats another or when plants rely on animals...

Fact files

The following fact files will help you learn more about some of Victoria’s native plants and animals. Animals Australian Fur Seal Brushtail Possum Brush-tailed Rock...

Managing our parks

Through effective environmental and visitor management, Parks Victoria is dedicated to preserving and enhancing the natural and heritage values of the parks, bays, and waterways....

Pests

A pest is any unwanted organism that has moved into an area that it previously wasn't found in. They can be introduced to a new...

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Get Planting on National Tree Day at The Prom

22 Jul 2016

Parks Victoria and Friends of the Prom are celebrating this year’s National Tree Day on Sunday 31 July with a joint planting project at Wilsons Promontory National Park. Parks Victoria Area Chief Ranger Brett Mitchell says tree planting is a great community activity as it enables people of all ages…

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