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Last Online Chat for the Year

Save this date: Thursday December 10, 4:00-5:00 pm Bring a cuppa (or beverage of choice 😉 and join friends and colleagues for the last online catch up for the year with Andrew & Luke from Outdoors Victoria. We'll share with you what we know and what we are doing...

Cleaning and Maintenance Guides for Outdoor Sector

Our friends at ONE PLANET developed some important guidelines for understanding best practices to maintaining outdoor equipment in 2020. In 2020, equipment hygiene has become an essential part of risk management for schools and institutions where gear and equipment...

COVIDSafe Plan Update for Sport and Recreation Sector in Victoria

A COVID Safe Plan specific to the community sport and recreation sector has been provided to us by the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions is now available. This is an extremely important tool, as community sport and recreation workplaces, venues/facilities,...

OV Online Chat

NEXT ONLINE CHAT  REGISTER HERE   We have the video of the chat available here  Tuesday 24th Nov @ 10.30 am Chat with Andrew Knight and Luke Parker from Outdoors Victoria A chance to talk - to get together with others from the outdoors. We'll share with you what we...

Return to School Camps & Outdoor Activities for Greater Melbourne Kids

FANTASTIC NEWS FOR GREATER MELBOURNE SCHOOLS, CAMP PROVIDERS & ACTIVITY PROVIDERS! We've received confirmation that Greater Melbourne students can now return to camps and outdoor activities across Victoria, bringing them in line with regional Victorian...

COVID-19 Operational Costs Survey

The Australian Camps Association is gathering information on costs incurred by our sector relating to preparing for, and managing, operational changes brought on by COVID-19. There is the potential for this information to be used to support future funding requests on...

Next Online Morning Tea with OV

The next ZOOM morning tea with Andrew and Luke is this Thursday, Oct 29, 2020 10:30 AM Canberra, Syd, Melbourne time A chance to talk - to get together with others from the outdoors. We'll share with you what we know and what we are doing - and you can share your...

Latest Easing of Restrictions in Victoria

METROPOLITAN MELBOURNE Metropolitan Melbourne moves to Third Step restrictions from 11:59pm on 27 October. This means: There are no restrictions on the reasons to leave home.  If you live in metropolitan Melbourne you can still only travel 25kms. If you can’t work...

Latest easing of restrictions in Victoria and outdoor activities

This is a summary of how yesterday's announcements by the Premier, Daniel Andrews, effects outdoor activities across Victoria. Melbourne If you are referring to the DHHS website for your latest information, be sure to go to this page: Restrictions easing from 11:59pm...

Victoria’s School Camps and Excursions Update

DET's School Operations Guide was released to schools on Sunday night, Oct 4, 2020 so we can now confirm that Regional Victoria’s Schools are permitted to go on camps and related outdoor activities (including excursions) in regional Victoria. This is consistent with...

Victorian Government COVID-19 Up-to-Date Information