Vale Eileen McKee

The Victorian National Parks Association council,mbers, volunteers and staff were deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Mrs Eileen Margery McKee, aged 95. Eileen was VNPA’s first paid...
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Alpine Marsh Marigold. Photo: Colin Totterdell

Relief for the Alpine National Park in sight

NEWS 21 February 2018 | We are yet to see results from Parks Victoria’s consultation on its plan to increase action on the thousands of feral horses trampling the Alpine National Park, but it seems...
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Skinny feral horse. Photo: Federation students

Wild horses: Alpine National Park’s chance to heal

IN THE MEDIA 7 February 2018 | Opinion piece published in The Weekly Times by Phil Ingamells of Victorian National Parks Association. Parks Victoria is about to take action on the thousands of feral...
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Racehorses tear up Belfast Coastal Reserve-Photo Chris Smyth

New blow to hooded plovers and family beach days

MEDIA RELEASE:  17 January 2018 | The Andrews Government’s draft management plan for the Belfast Coastal Reserve (between Port Fairy and Warrnambool) released today increases the area available to...
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Logging in the Central Highlands Photo: Justin Cally

Native forests deserve better than a regulatory relic

NEWS 11 January 2018 | No renewal of Regional Forest Agreements Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) are twenty-year-long agreements between the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments and provide...
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Comes with strings

NEWS 18 December 2017 | Andrews Government Response to Statewide Assessment of Crown Land  The Victorian Environmental Assessment Council (VEAC) investigation into how public land was categorised...
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Red Deer grazing, Moora Track, Grampians National Park, Victoria Australia . Photo: Rexness | Flickr | CC BY-SA 2.0

Victorian Government moves on invasive animals

MEDIA RELEASE  15 December 2017 | The Victorian Government has accepted most of the recommendations of a parliamentary inquiry into the Control of Invasive Animals on Crown Land. In its response the...
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