Welcome to Parks Forum
Parks Forum is the peak body for park management organisations, with members across Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Canada and the USA.
Our vision is for a strong and vibrant parks industry recognised and supported by the whole community. In these pages, you will find a wide range of products and services designed to support and promote effective management of parks whether they are smaller urban parks, regional parks or wilderness and protected areas.
Our parks are the storehouses of our future.
For more about Parks Forum, click here.
Professor Paul Eagles Lecture
Professor Paul Eagles from the University of Waterloo has conducted a master class and presented a public lecture at Murdoch University in Perth. To listen to the audio recording of the lecture, please click here.
Entries open for 2013 Heart Foundation Healthy Community Awards
The Heart Foundation Healthy Community Awards provide an opportunity for Local Government to celebrate their achievements and receive recognition for their commitment to creating healthier communities. For more information, click here.
Share your memories to WIN!
Bicentennial Park is celebrating its 25th Anniversary. By sharing your Bicentennial Park story or photo (or both!), you could win up to $2349 in prizes. To find out more, click here.
Parks Week 2013
Parks Week 2013: 'Get Healthy By Nature' took place from 2-8 March across Australia and New Zealand, with over 200 events and thousands of people getting involved. For more information, click here.
Healthy Parks Healthy People US Awards
The US National Park Service have announced the Healthy Parks Healthy People US Awards 2013. To find out more about the awards and nominations process, click here.
Green Flag Award Winners Announced!
Inaugural winners of the Green Flag Award in Australia and New Zealand have been announced. To find out more, click here.
Commonwealth Marine Reserves 2013
Have your say on the management plans for the new Commonwealth Marine Reserves 2013. For more information, click here.