Corner inlet marine national park. Wilsons promontory marine national park.
We drove from sydney to melbourne for a family reunion and on the way home spontaneously decided to visit the victorian snow fields.
National parks victoria australia. Wilsons promontory marine national park. Twelve apostles marine national park. 43 of 2 666 nature parks in victoria it does take a while to drive the 17 5kms up on a very winding road but definitely worth it for the breath taking vistas.
Each has its own distinct characteristics such as spectacular limestone and sandstone rock formations gorgeous beaches beautiful scenery and a wondrous array of flora and fauna including the world famous kangaroos and dingoes. Churchill island marine national park. Nearly all parks are land owned and managed by the states and territories rather than the national government.
Kinglake national park is the closest national park on the list and sits on the slopes of the great dividing range a stretch of mountains and valleys more commonly known as the australian alps. Australia has more than 500 national parks. This includes extensions to the mt cole mt buangor parks and new parks in the wombat wellsford and pyrenees forests while other smaller additional conservation parks and reserves are also planned.
Ninety mile beach marine national park. There are many more to explore over 300 protected areas with wonderful scenery flora and fauna. Map of national parks found in the state of victoria australia.
The name may be a misnomer. Yarra ranges national park situated between melbourne and the victorian alps the yarra ranges national park is a place of epic views majestic rainforest scenery and fun packed snowplay. Corner inlet marine national park.
These parks include some of victoria s largest and most undisturbed ecosystems landscapes like the alps the mallee grasslands and inland waters and wetlands. Enjoy the panorama from mount donna buang or go deeper into the park on the black spur drive and wind through towering mountain ash forests to lake mountain. Churchill island marine national park.
This is a list of national parks within australia that are managed by australian state and territory governments. Parks victoria manages a diverse network of parks that are home to over 4 300 native plant species and 948 native animal species. Ninety mile beach marine national park.
Twelve apostles marine national park. The vnpa are now pushing for a range of new national parks and extended parks and reserves in the central west of the state. Map shows location of the larger national parks in victoria including murray sunset national park wyperfeld little desert grampians yarra ranges wilson s promontory and the stunning alpine np.