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 and can't do on a day of Total Fire Ban.
The following areas in the Central Forecast District are regularly closed on a day where condtions local to the park have a Severe or Extreme Fire Danger Rating.
- Dandenong Ranges Gardens:
- Alfred Nicholas Memorial Gardens
- George Tindale Memorial Gardens
- National Rhododendron Garden
- Pirianda Gardens
- RJ Hamer Arboretum BBQ area
- William Ricketts Sanctuary
- Dandenong Ranges National Park, including these visitor sites:
- One Tree Hill
- Eagles Nest
- Grants Picnic ground (south of kiosk)
- Ferntree Gully
- Kalorama Park
- 1000 steps
- Haining Park
- Plenty Gorge Park - Yellow Gum Picnic Area (including Blue Lake)
- Sassafras Creek Nature Conservation Reserve
- Silvan Reservoir Park
- Warrandyte State Park visitor areas:
- Jumping Creek Reserve
- Koornong Reserve
- Norman Reserve
- Yellingbo Nature Conservation Reserve
- Woodlands Historic Park
On days of forecast Code Red Fire Danger, Parks Victoria will also close these listed parks in the relevant weather district for public safety.
19 Mar 2015
Seventeen enthusiastic volunteers and park rangers ventured out to Refuge Cove in Wilsons Promontory Marine National Park recently on an important mission – to look for introduced marine pests. Refuge Cove is known for its scenic beauty above and below water and is a known international anchorage. Due to its…
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.
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…
31 Mar 2015 10:00am-11:30am
A rare opportunity to visit spectacular caves located to the north of Buchan. Be prepared for something very special. The tour requires a 14 km drive north of Buchan and a reasonable level of fitness.