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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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Stay away from planned burn areas

12 Mar 2015

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and Parks Victoria crews are conducting an extensive planned burning program across the Gippsland region as weather conditions permit. When burns are being conducted, firefighter and public safety is the highest priority. Public Safety Zones are put in place around planned burn…

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Easter Holiday Discovery Program

30 Mar 2015 12:00am - 10 Apr 2015 12:00am

The holiday discovery program at Wilsons Promontory National Park offers an exciting array of activities for all ages exploring our marine and coastal environments. Become a bush detective, explore rock pools at low tide, decorate a take home reusable bag with stencils of native plants, look through binoculars at the…

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What's on for April in Albert Park

1 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 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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Cadbury Good Friday Easter Egg Hunt

3 Apr 2015 9:30am-3:00pm

Children aged three to 12 can take part in one of the many egg hunts throughout the day, make Easter gifts at the Arts and Crafts tent and will be able to visit the carnival area complete with pony rides, face painting and sack races. The lovable Cadbury Easter Bunny…

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Westerfolds parkrun

4 Apr 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…