Seasonal rangers boost for Parks

Parks Victoria has welcomed 37 new seasonal rangers to boost park services during the busy summer period. The seasonal rangers will be based in different locations across the state to help Parks Victoria continue to provide quality services and experiences for the...

Making Parks Accessible for Everyone

Volunteer Sherpas For the more adventurous there are now ten all-terrain TrailRider wheelchairs in various locations to take visitors along tracks and to places they could never have previously visited. Volunteer sherpas are available to help TrailRiders navigate...
Connecting – AABAT National Forum 2017

Connecting – AABAT National Forum 2017

Early Bird registration closes on February 28th! Register now for the Bush Adventure Therapy National Forum 2017. This exciting event will be held at the Candlebark School, Romsey, Victoria on 21- 23 April, 2017. Register early and increase your chances of winning a...

A message from our Chair, Mark Dingle

I’m honoured to take on the role of Chair after Scott Chapman stood down from the role last month. Scott’s commitment, care and leadership has been invaluable in the foundational years for OV and we thank him for his service after so many years of service to the...
Outdoor Recreation Stakeholders Forum

Outdoor Recreation Stakeholders Forum

 TRAINING FOR THE OUTDOOR SECTORS: FUTURE PRIORITIES Please download to review the recommendations currently being considered. Employers and RTOs in the Outdoor Recreation Sector: We want to hear from you to better understand the needs of the sector beyond...
Reclassifying our parks

Reclassifying our parks

To Be or Not To Be A National Park? That is the question the Victorian State Government may need to address in light of a major report on Victoria’s public land. The Victorian Environmental Assessment Council (VEAC) have recently released draft recommendations based...