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Changed conditions and closures

Conditions can change in parks for many reasons. Check for any changes affecting the park you intend to visit by going directly to the park page. You can also contact the Parks Victoria Information Centre on 13 1963. 

For current fires go to www.emergency.vic.gov.au


Code red park closures

Many of Victoria's parks and forests are bushfire prone areas. While they are great places to enjoy, during some weather conditions they are not safe...

Fire affected parks

This page may be updated many times a day when there are fires. Hit F5 to ensure you are seeing the latest details. Page last...

Flood affected parks

Flooding can occur anywhere at any time, particularly during and after severe weather and heavy rainfall. Conditions may change at short notice, resulting in the...

Other road conditions

Road Conditions in Victoria The VicRoads website provides road condition reports and information about driving in snow conditions, including changed speed limits on roads around...

Seasonal road closures

Many roads and tracks are seasonally closed to vehicle traffic each year. These tracks are closed to vehicles for visitor safety, to maintain water quality...

Severe Fire Danger Closures

The CFA website lists forecast Fire Danger Ratings and Total Fire Ban declarations for Victoria as well as providing detailed information about what you can...

State Forests are not managed by Parks Victoria. For information about road conditions in state forests visit the Public Access Map
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Winter views beckon as Jacksons Lookout reopens

26 Jun 2017

Access to one of the best panoramic views in Hepburn Regional Park has been restored with the reopening of Jacksons Lookout.The popular spot on the Goldfields Track is again welcoming visitors following maintenance works during May–June 2017. These included the installation of new panels, handrails, boards and steps to the…

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