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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.

Role of a park ranger

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...

Types of Parks

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...

Park planning

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

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...

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Making Talbotville a Top 10 camping destination even greater

16 Jan 2017

Talbotville, recently rated as one of the Top 10 Camper trailer/4x4 camping destinations in Australia, is a popular camping area along the iconic Wonnangatta Valley in the Grant Historic Area, near the Alpine National Park. Thanks to the combined efforts of Parks Victoria and the Land Rover Owners Club of…

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