Protected: Highlights: OV in 2017

We asked Andrew Knight to reflect back on the past year and share his highlights as CEO of Outdoors Victoria. I was very pleased to be a key motivator in getting a bunch of representatives from peak associations, government departments and agencies together at the...

Seeking new Board Members

We are currently seeking expressions of interest for three volunteer Board members at Outdoors Victoria, after the retirement of three Board members, two being founding Board Members. Outdoors Victoria is the recognised peak body for the outdoor sector in Victoria....

Andrew Knight’s visit to OEG

Andrew recently visited some of the hard top camps run by the Outdoor Education Group (OEG), as well as their National Base in Eildon. OEG became the inaugural “Key Supporter” Affiliate Member of Outdoors Victoria when they signed onto OV’s new membership...

Cuboree: a Mega-Camp for Young Scouts

The recent 9th Victorian Cuboree has set a new record for Australia’s largest Cub Scout camp – and one of the largest Cub Scout events in the world. More than 3600 Cub Scouts (boys and girls aged 8-10) spent five days and four nights camping outdoors at Scouts...

Affiliate Member wins $500 Mainpeak Voucher

Congratulations to Brent Coviello from Marcellin College whose Outdoor Education Department is the lucky winner of $500 Mainpeak voucher. Marcellin College went into the running as a paid up Affiliate Member on Oct 1. OV sincerely thanks you and all members who keep...

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...