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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 refer directly 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

Updated: 13 Feb 2015 11.32 am Hit F5 to ensure you are seeing the latest details. Planned burning program Planned burning is carried out by

Flood affected areas

The State Government acknowledges the vital importance of park areas for public recreation and tourism, and endeavours to assess, repair damage and safely open areas

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

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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Final firewood collection season in Barmah National Park

05 Mar 2015

The final domestic firewood collection season in Barmah National Park opened on 1 March 2015. People are able to collect firewood for domestic use from within the designated collection areas until 30 June 2015. After 30 June 2015, domestic firewood can no longer be collected from Barmah National Park at…

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What's on for March in Albert Park

1 Mar 2015 - 31 Mar 2015

A wide variety of events are held at Albert Park throughout the year. Events range from fun runs and sporting tournaments to other community events. See the full calendar here.

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Westerfolds parkrun

28 Mar 2015 8:00am-9:00am

parkrun is free, weekly, 5km timed run that is open to everyone - walkers, runners, families, prams and dogs are all welcome! Westerfolds parkrun occurs every Saturday morning. We're based near the main carpark off the Fitzsimons Lane entrance, and the course is run entirely on sealed paths within the…

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Grampians Naturewise Experience

30 Mar 2015 8:30am - 1 Apr 2015 6:00pm

Come join our Grampians Naturewise holiday experience in Victoria! You'll join park rangers to track and protect the elusive Brush-tailed Phascogales. Go behind the scenes and enjoy the breathtaking landscape with local walks while assisting with endangered species monitoring. The Grampians National Park has recently captured footage of a rare…

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Free Family Fun Day

31 Mar 2015 10:00am-3:00pm

Visitors will enjoy the many childrens activities including craft, games, potting plants and story telling. Join in with Andy's Antics as he wanders around the garden. Cafe Vireya and the local primary school will once again be supplying catering.