New regulations for blinds and hides

Under the new Wildlife (State Game Reserve) Regulations 2014 there are only a certain number of native plant species that you can use to build blinds and hides in State Game Reserves.

The species are:

  • Phragmites australis, a common reed found in many State Game Reserves;
  • Leptospermum spp (Tea Tree); and
  • Typha spp (Cumbungi/Bullrush).

This fact sheet provides more information. If you have any further questions please call Parks Victoria on 131 963.