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.
Use this section to learn more about how Parks Victoria manages parks.
The role of a park ranger is as varied as the parks and environments they manage. To get an idea of the many responsibilities of
Parks Victoria looks after over 4 million hectares of public land. Some of these areas are reserved to protect plants and animals whereas others are
What is a management plan? Management plans outline the vision, goals, measures and long-term strategies used in managing national and state parks. These are written
Fire, both as a natural event and as used by Aboriginal people, has been a part of the Australian environment for thousands of years. It
16 Jun 2015
Parks across the Southern Peninsula are offering free winter school holiday activities this June and July. The Junior Ranger program delivers a diverse range of fun and creative discovery activities that will keep kids active and entertained these holidays. From following the footprints of native animals and learning how to…