Learn about our operations and how we sustainably manage our forests on behalf of our investors, our stakeholders and the broader community.
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HVP manage more than 50,000ha of land for conservation purposes. These areas contain significant plant and animal species.
& Recreation Access
HVP and our staff are involved in many communities in which we operate. We manage access through the recreational permit program.
Find out what is happening across our business.
May 18, 2021
Bright, Mystic Landing Zone: Harvest & haulage June 2021
Information about June 2021 plantation forest harvesting and haulage in the Mystic area of the Bright plantation.
May 18, 2021
Porepunkah/Bright plantation Winter 2021: Harvesting & haulage operations
Information about winter-spring 2021 plantation forest harvesting and haulage in the Porepunkah-Bright plantation.
Freeburgh plantation: Harvest May/June 2021
April 1, 2021
Stackey Gully, Bright: Harvesting & haulage May/June 2021
Information about May-June 2021 plantation forest harvesting and haulage in Stackey Gully, Bright.
North East Pre-plant Weed Control Operations
HVP Plantations wish to advise of upcoming weed control operations in the plantations in the North East region of Victoria.
North East Autumn Aerial Fertiliser Program
HVP Plantations wish to advise of upcoming fertiliser operations in the plantations in North East Victoria. They will be occurring in the Warrenbayne, Toombullups, Stanley, Bright, Merriang, Ovens, Havilah, Porepunkah, Narbethong, and Shelley Plantation areas.
North East Fuel Reduction Burns
HVP Plantations is planning Fuel Reduction Burns of post-harvest residue in recently harvested forest sites on HVP’s estate near Merriang, Ovens, Bright, Wandiligong, Shelley, Koetong, Railway and Lucyvale. These operations are planned for early April to May 2020
March 18, 2021
Gippsland Region Silvicultural Burning - Public Notice
Slash pile burning - Public Notice
Safety in working forests
Stay safe in HVP's plantations: remain out of forest operations worksites, stay alert to your surroundings, and apply online for a Human Power Pass.
February 4, 2021
Bakers Gully (Bright): Feb/Mar 2021 Roading, thinning, transport
Outline of HVP Plantation's February/March 2021 forest operations in Bakers Gully, Bright.
January 28, 2021
Wandiligong & Bright (Mystic): Harvesting & haulage Feb-April 2021
Information about plantation harvesting in Grenville and Faulkner Gullies (Wandiligong) and log transport in Wandiligong and Bright, February-April 2021.
December 31, 2020
Jagoes Gully harvest, Wandiligong: Jan/Feb 2021
Information about upcoming harvesting in the Jagoes Gully area of the Wandiligong plantation, Jan/Feb 2021.
Porepunkah: harvest March-June 2021
HVP operations are coming up in Porepunkah: roading in December 2020 is in preparation for harvesting commencing mid-March 2021.
November 30, 2020
Neerim East Harvest and Haulage Operations Ongoing
The harvesting and haulage operations in Neerim East have now commenced.
HVP is working co-operatively with DELWP to allow for HVP harvest and haulage operations, as well as DELWPs major upgrade on Beards Tk.
Public Access to the plantation is restricted for the duration of the harvesting operations
Seek an alternate space for recreation
Please observe all safety signs and UHF signage
November 24, 2020
Mt Macedon harvest and haulage operations recommencing
Mt Macedon harvest and haulage F21 notification
December 18, 2019
Mt Macedon harvest & haulage operations to recommence
Harvesting and haulage operation due to start in January.
August 8, 2017
Western: weed management for new seedlings
HVP Plantations wish to advise of upcoming herbicide operations in our plantations in our Western Region. This weed management operation will see the application of a granular form of hexazinone be applied to this year’s re-planted areas. The spot application involves a small area around each tree, treated by hand. The operation is scheduled to commence in late September and continue through October.
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