Code red closures - Wimmera
On days of Code Red Fire Danger Rating all parks identified as 'high bushfire risk' will be closed for public safety.
Those sites that have been assessed to have a low level of risk or actions have been taken to reduce the bushfire risk will remain open on Code Red days.
See below for a complete list of open and closed parks within the Bureau of Meteorology's Wimmera forecast district.
Parks closed on Code Red days
All State Forests in the area
Black Range Scenic Reserve
Black Range State Park
Cherrypool Highway Park
Deep Lead Nature Conservation Reserves 1 & 2
Dergholm State Park
Dundas Range Scenic Reserve
Grampians National Park
Jane Duff Highway Park
Kara Kara National Park
Lake Hindmarsh Reserve
Lake Ratzcastle Reserve
Little Desert National Park
Mt Arapiles-Tooan State Park
Red Bluff Flora and Fauna Reserve
Wimmera Heritage River
Parks open on Code Red days
Percydale Historic Area
List updated January 2014
30 Sep 2014
The community are invited to join the Friends of Tindale Garden for their annual Spring Plant Sale at the George Tindale Memorial Gardens. The sale will be held from 10am to 4pm on Saturday 11th October 2014. The selection of plants on offer will include varieties that will add colour…
22 Sep 2014 12:00am - 3 Oct 2014 12:00am
Parks Victoria’s Discovery program is designed to encourage kids and adults to explore Victoria’s parks with a ranger. Whether it’s discovering mini beasts through a microscope, learning about creatures’ tracks and traces and their habitats, or discovering the fascinating life beneath the sea during a rock pool ramble, kids will…
22 Sep 2014 12:00am - 5 Oct 2014 12:00am
Drop in and pick up your explorer pack from the Mansion with activity sheets, magnifying glass and pencil. Complete the activities and return the pack to collect some Junior Ranger goodies. Activities are available every day of the school holidays.
1 Oct 2014 9:30am-11:00am
Get up close and personal with the animals of Serendip Sanctuary while helping the ranger during feeding time. This activity is suitable for children aged 6-12, who must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Please meet at the Serendip car park picnic area 10 minutes prior to the activity.