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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 to help protect some of the most significant remaining natural areas.

Learn more about these ecosystems and discover some of the parks that help protect each ecosystem type:

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Comeback for Two Seal Species Living in Harmony

23 Feb 2015

Two seal species that were hunted to near extinction continue to make a comeback in Victoria’s south west, with surveys confirming their numbers are remaining strong at Cape Bridgewater in the state’s south west. The two colonies, which live separately but side by side, are a well-known sight to visitors…

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Westerfolds parkrun

28 Feb 2015 8:00am-9:00am

parkrun is free, weekly, 5km timed run that is open to everyone - walkers, runners, families, prams 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…

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What's on for March in Albert Park

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.

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Westerfolds parkrun

7 Mar 2015 8:00am-9:00am

parkrun is free, weekly, 5km timed run that is open to everyone - walkers, runners, families, prams 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…

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Westerfolds parkrun

14 Mar 2015 8:00am-9:00am

parkrun is free, weekly, 5km timed run that is open to everyone - walkers, runners, families, prams 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…