Popular experiences Beaches and Coasts Rugged Bushlands Tall Forests Bays, Lakes and Rivers Mountain Peaks Urban Parks
Beaches and CoastsVenture out along Victoria's dramatic coastline and explore one of the most biodiverse and unique marine ecosystems in the world.
Rugged BushlandsEscape to virtual isolation in open, dry forests and woodlands, dry and semi-dry arid deserts or grassy plains abundant with wildflowers and wildlife.
Tall ForestsWalk under grand canopies of Mountain Ash and through lush green tall forests. See ancient mossy trees and stand under magnificent waterfalls surrounded by giant ferns.
Bays, Lakes and RiversExplore Victoria's parks from the water with a variety of inland river systems, ports made up of wide bays and stunning tranquil lakes.
Mountain PeaksClimb some of Australia’s most stunning mountain peaks, cross-country ski across alpine landscapes, escarpments and hike through grassy high plains.
Parks Victoria is fortunate to have thousands of committed volunteers spread right across the state. International Volunteer Day will be celebrated on 5 December 2023, and highlights the power of collective action. Find out how you can get involved here.
In October and November 2022, Victoria was hit by some of the biggest floods in recent memory. Heavy rainfall and storms brought widespread devastation across the state, including many beloved parks from the banks of the Murray to the coast of Gippsland.
Looking for some respite from the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Nestled in the serene heartland of Victoria, you’ll find places that will entice you to plan an escape into nature.