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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...

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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Parks Victoria Celebrates 100 Years of Wattle Park

27 Mar 2017

For generations of Melburnians Wattle Park has been a green and gold jewel nestled in the city’s eastern suburbs. A site for picnics, lazy afternoons or exploring old trams with siblings and friends. On Saturday 1 April, we will celebrate 100 years of this iconic park and its rich history…

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