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BTAC - Track Clearing - Volunteers Needed

Labour Day weekend, Friday 10th – Monday 13th March.  Read more...

Detours, Yarra State Forest

Detours will be in place in the Yarra State forest during February/March to ensure public safety around timber harvesting operations.  Read more...

Grampians Peak Trail

Excitement in the Grampians is building, as construction on the northern and southern sections of the Peaks Trail gets underway.
Parks Victoria is working with hikers to plan the most scenic walks through the area. Watch this video

Deer Hunting on Snake Island

The Victorian Government announced recently that it would allow a trial to hunt hog deer on the island for a two year period. Bushwalking Victoria has a number of concerns reagrding this proposal. Read more ...

Peaks Challenge Falls Creek

Due to the many cyclists taking part in the event, a number of road closures and changes to traffic conditions will be made in the region on Sunday 12 March. Read more...
 
Replacement of Toilet Block - Ritchie's Hut
 
Parks Victoria are currently in the process of replacing the existing toilet at Ritchie's hut.

The works are scheduled between February and April 2017.

There may be no toilet available for use between this period as the old toilet will be decommissioned. Please ensure you walk at least 100 metres from the river or any water way, dig a hole and bury your waste and toilet paper very carefully.

If you have any queries, please contact Parks Victoria, Mansfield on 13 1963.

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Disclaimer - where2walk

Bushwalking is a potentially dangerous activity which may expose you to hazards and risks that could lead to injury, illness or death or to loss of or damage to your property.  Ensure you are properly prepared before embarking on any bushwalk.

The Information presented in the where2walk directory has been contributed by volunteer members of bushwalking clubs affiliated with Bushwalking Victoria Inc.  While contributors and Bushwalking Victoria have used their best endeavours to ensure that the Information is correct and current at the time of publication, Bushwalking Victoria Inc disclaims all responsibility and all liability (including without limitation, liability in negligence) for all expenses, losses, damages and costs you might incur as a result of the information being inaccurate or incomplete in any way, and for any reason.

Prior to undertaking any bushwalk, Bushwalking Victoria strongly recommends that where possible you check on the latest conditions for the area you are to visit.  For walks in National or State Parks we have included a link to the details for that park on the Parks Victoria web site, which provides the latest information on conditions for the park you will be visiting.