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
20 Nov 2015
The annual Great Victorian Fish Count kicks off this weekend. Over the next fortnight divers and snorkelers will look for fish species 'on the move' in response to changing marine environments, including warming caused by climate change. The popular citizen science event will be coordinated by the Victorian National Parks…