Agenda for Nature-based Tourism Forum is Out Now!

The Nature-based Tourism forum is less than a month away and we are delighted to announce the agenda. The speakers from key organisations will provide information to keep you up-to-date with what’s happening in your industry. There will also be plenty of structured...

Australian Adventure Activity Standards: Updates

Mountain Biking & Cycle Touring AAS released for public consultation The draft standard for Mountain Biking & Cycle Touring for the Australian Adventure Activity Standards (Australian AAS) has just been released for public comment. All members of the outdoors...

UPLOADS workshop invitation

Workshop series: An expert’s guide to incident prevention The UPLOADS Project Team invites you to contribute to designing a practical process for translating incident data into appropriate and effective prevention strategies for Led Outdoor Activity (LOA)...

Nature-Based Tourism Forum 2017

One-day intensive focussed on nature-based tourism policy, business innovation and networking When: Tuesday 17 October, 2017 10am- 4pm Where: NAB ARENA Theatre 700 Bourke St, Melbourne, (Enter main entrance and head to the left of the foyer. NAB building is next to...

Attending the Hope Conference

OV’s CEO, Andrew Knight presented at the North-East HOPE Conference 2017, at Wodonga Senior Secondary College on Friday the 4th August The HOPE network was created to connect local teachers in the area of Health, Outdoor Education and Physical Education. The...

VCE OES Master Class Workshop on July 25

Contemporary Approaches to Land Management and Biodiversity When: July 25th, 2017 3.30pm-5.30pm Where: Recreation House: conference room, Westerfolds Park, Templestowe Tired of teaching the same old examples of land management and biodiversity in your Outdoor...

Marine Safety Act Amendments update

OV was recently made aware of proposed amendments for all Victorian public water, which had passed the Lower House of the Victorian parliament. Read the full Marine Safety Act Amendment Bill here A number of concerned peak and representative bodies wrote to Minister...

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...