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
12 Feb 2016
Parks Victoria has reopened a number of key visitor sites and walking tracks in the Great Otway National Park following rehabilitation works and containment of the Wye River fire. Parks Victoria Eastern Otway Ranger Team Leader Peter Hay said risks assessment teams had inspected the popular visitor areas and had…