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Recreation access is aligned with current Victorian government and health restrictions 

10 March 2021

HVP has incorporated the Victorian government announcements regarding outdoor gatherings into its public access program. This announcement, along with other requirements, has impacts to the public visiting HVP Plantations land.

Please ensure you have checked the current restrictions before requesting an event permit.

More information about these restrictions can be found here.

If you have an enquiry relating to your permit, please contact us.

Human Powered Pass

For approved non-commercial recreational activities such as mountain bike riding, running and walking or horse-riding for individuals or groups of up to 6 people. No fee applies. An Event Permit is required for groups larger than 6.

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Event Permit

For approved commercial and non-commercial recreational, educational and community or hobby activities such as sporting competitions, functions, undertaken by groups over 6 people. A fee applies.

You must lodge your application AT LEAST 30 days before your planned event date for your request to be considered.

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Operator Permit

For approved commercial and non-commercial recreational, production or hobby activities such as led tours, club activities, mushrooming, regularly undertaken by groups of up to 12 people (including the tour operator/leader).

You must lodge your application AT LEAST 30 days before your planned event date for your request to be considered.

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Film & Photo Permit

For commercial or non-commercial filming by a company, institution, group or individual. This includes feature or short films, television, advertisements, news and current affairs, corporate or educational videos, documentaries and student films. A fee applies.

You must lodge your application AT LEAST 30 days before your planned event date for your request to be considered.

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Notes

Remember – these are working plantations – you are responsible for your own safety and enter at your own risk.

All Access is revoked on days of Total Fire Ban or HVP Forest Closures. Monitor HVP’s Facebook page prior to any access for notification of any local plantation closures.

Applications should be made at a minimum 30 days prior to the desired date for access.

All applicants need to have completed and agreed to the Visitor Induction Terms and conditions prior to applying for a Human Powered Pass or any Permit.

HVP reserves the right to decline any access and permit application without explanation.

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