All posts tagged "Access"

  • Funding set to improve boating facilities across Victoria

    Photo sourced from Boating Vic website. Access to a number of Victorian boat ramps and jetties is set to be improved as the recipients of the 2021-2022 Recreational Boating Structural Maintenance Grants Program have just been announced by Better...

  • Designs Released for Altona Pier Redevelopment

    Parks Victoria have released new schematic designs for the Altona Pier redevelopment following community consultation in mid-2020. Based on community feedback, the new pier will feature a modern y-shaped pier head, a timber pier deck, lighting for pedestrian safety,...

  • First campsites on Crown Land Water Frontage to open on Friday

    On Friday 1 April, six campsites on Crown Land Water Frontage will be opened up for public use. These campsites are the first of hundreds of camping spots that will allow fishers and campers to enjoy camping in our...

  • DELWP Water Planning

    Discussion draft strategy consultation closes 10 December 2021.

  • Delivering camping on Waterfront Licenced Crown Land – A Golf Clap!

    VRFish supports delivery of the Andrews government election commitment for 100s of free camping opportunities for all Victorians. The government is finalising new regulations governing recreational use of crown land such as riverbanks to give Victorians more options to...

  • Campaign Success to Allow Camping on Crown Land

    New laws will permit camping on licensed Crown Land water frontages that have grazing licenses for the first time after Legislation passed through the Legislative Council. VRFish is elated its ‘Public Access to Public Land’ campaign and advocacy has...

  • Farm Biosecurity and Public Access to Public Land

    The Victorian Farmers Federation (VFF) has issued a scare campaign aimed at reducing recreational fisher access to public land. A central component of the VFF’s scare campaign is to suggest recreational fishers are a biosecurity threat to Victorian farms....

  • Camping on Crown Land Clarity

    An election commitment to remove the express prohibition on camping in section 401A of the Land Act 1958, for water frontage public land under licence, has seen a misinformation campaign launched by the Victorian Farmers Federation to spook land...

  • Have Your Say on Access for Yallock-Bulluk Marine and Coastal Park

    The Victorian Government is creating the Yallock-Bulluk Marine and Coastal Park as part of the $105.6 million commitment to ‘Victoria’s Great Outdoors’ initiative. It will span the coastline from San Remo to Inverloch and combine existing parks and reserves....

  • New ‘Boating Vic’ App Launched Ahead of Summer

    A brand new Boating Vic App and website have been launched this week. Built by Maritime Safety Victoria, Boating Vic is a comprehensive trip planning tool with all the boat ramp information, how many parking bays, weather information direct from...

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