Junior Rangers return this summer!
The free Junior Rangers kids summer program returns to national parks from 21 December! Book early so you don’t miss the fun. Limited places! And remember to stay COVIDSafe.
Want a great value summer break?
Try camping at one of Victoria’s magnificent national parks. Campsite prices have been halved to get more Victorians into nature. Browse for ideas, book online and stay COVIDSafe.
RETHINK taking risks around water
Visiting Victoria’s beautiful rivers and waterways? Check for hidden dangers like strong underwater currents, colder water temperature and submerged branches and debris.
Virtual lyrebird keeper talk at Healesville Sanctuary
Did you know lyrebirds have an amazing ability to mimic natural and artificial sounds they hear in their surrounding environment?
Tour Healesville Sanctuary from home
Join us for a relaxing tour in the bushland setting of Healesville Sanctuary. Get to know the native species that call it home including some of Australia’s majestic birds of prey.
Budj Bim Tour
Explore the extraordinary World Heritage-listed Budj Bim tours to discover how Traditional Owners used lava to trap eels in this ancient aquaculture system.
Get to know your nosey neighbours
Discover which critters visit your backyard, and how to make your home a haven for wildlife.
Turtle trapping in Barmah-Millewa Forest
Explore Barmah-Millewa Forest with a team of scientists and see how they're working to help threatened turtles on the Murray River.
Virtual koala keeper talk at Healesville Sanctuary
Learn about one of Australia's most iconic marsupials, the koala. Keeper Craig talks about their favourite food, how they communicate, their breeding cycle and loads more.
Carbon Futures: Trees to the Rescue!
Plants are essential for our planet! Discover how trees take carbon dioxide from the air and transform it as they grow.
Explore this weird and wonderful garden
Never been to the Cranbourne Gardens? Experience some of the beautifully bizarre native flora at this southeastern haven.
Rhyll Wetlands virtual tour
Take a virtual wander through the picturesque, world-renowned wetlands at Observation Point and Rhyll Inlet, and learn about the migratory shorebirds that visit.
Meander through Grass Trees and Stringybarks
Take a relaxing stroll among the magnificent native plants at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria's Cranbourne Gardens.
Spotlight for Gliders and Possums
Walk into the night and go spotlighting for some of Victoria's rarely seen tree-dwelling marsupials.
Kids building nest boxes for turquoise parrots
The local community of north-eastern Victoria has been building nesting habitat for some of Victoria's most threatened bird species, the Turquoise Parrot.
Australian forest walk with Kalkani
Explore Royal Botanical Gardens Victoria with an Aboriginal guide, Kalkani Choolburra, and discover indigenous plant uses.
Learn about Indigenous plants at Long Island
Uncover the Indigenous plants growing at Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria's Long Island with Aboriginal guide, Jakobi.
Walking together - Balak Kalik Manya
Walking Together - Balak Kalik Manya is a project being led by Djandak (Dja Dja Wurrung Enterprises) in Central Victoria.
Walk the Walker Wetlands
Join the Nature Glenelg Trust (NGT) for a virtual walk around some of the 400 ha of the Walker Swamp Restoration Reserve at the foothills of the Grampians National Park.
Come roam the amazing native grasslands fo the Victorian Volcanic Plains, some of Victoria's most important grasslands.
Penguins 101 with Paula Wasiak
Go behind the scenes of Phillip Island Nature Parks with their podcast series. Each episode will give you insights into their amazing conservation work.
State of the Ark - Enter the Herbarium
Get a fascinating, behind-the-scenes peek inside the National Herbarium of Victoria, home to over 1.5 million plant specimens!
Mindfulness walk at Kinglake National Park
Relax, focus your mind on the present and join Ranger Tony for a 15 - minute virtual mindfulness walk at Kinglake National Park.
Virtual walk with scientists in the field
Science isn't all lab coats and test tubes. Experience fieldwork as our scientists do and be transported to stunning landscapes across Victoria.
Explore parks using TrailRider wheelchair
David shares the story of his MS diagnosis and how the TrailRider chair made it possible for him to explore nature.
Stroll through the Red Sand Garden
Celebrate the stunning sights of the vibrant Red Sand garden a the magnificent Cranbourne Gardens.
Wildlife of the western Volcanic Plains
This presentation takes viewers on a tour of the sanctuary to meet some of the animals that call Serindip home.
Mud Islands - A Wildlife Haven of Port Phillip VR
Take a walk among thousands of birds as Arthur Rylah Institute scientists survey the breeding bird colonies of Victoria's Mud Islands.
Reviewed 18 January 2021