Ahead of the Easter long weekend, Parks Victoria is closing additional high-visitation parks to help slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).
At the direction of the Victorian Chief Health Officer, Parks Victoria has closed major historic sites in parks and reserves across Victoria until further notice.
At the direction of the Chief Health Officer of Victoria, Parks Victoria has closed all designated campgrounds and accommodation throughout all parks and reserves across Victoria from midnight on 25 March 2020 until further notice.
Parks Victoria will be undertaking a conservation program during Autumn to protect the unique natural features of Mount Napier State Park, near Hamilton.
Licensed Tour Operators currently offering rock climbing and abseiling at Summerday Valley in the national park can now continue doing so for another three months after receiving an extension to their licences.
In line with the advice of the Victorian Chief Health Officer, Parks Victoria has implemented new public safety measures to protect visitors, volunteers, customers and staff in response to coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Autumn Firewood Collection Season for 2020 opened across Victoria on 1 March and closes on 30 June.
Every day, we are inspired by the incredible women of Parks Victoria who work hard and push the boundaries of possibility to achieve their very best.
Rapid recovery work in parks burnt during recent bushfires has allowed Parks Victoria to reopen sections of fire-damaged parks to day visitors.