When the weather is beautiful, there is nothing better then getting outdoors and into nature. Parks Victoria are continuing to make it easier for everyone to enjoy the beatiful outdoors by improving their accessibility.
Their all abilities access includes:
Victoria's first all-accessible floating pontoon and canoe launcher is at Psyche Bend in Kings Billabong in Mildura.
TrailRider all-terrain wheelchairs are allowing visitors with limited mobility to access more rugged walking trails.
Social script resources for children on the autism spectrum are available for Brimbank Park, Buchan Caves, Jells Park, Serendip Sanctuary and Wilsons Prom.
Beach wheelchairs are are enabling mobility impaired visitors to explore many spectacular beaches and walking trails that have sandy surfaces.
A haven for creative play, Brimbank Park Playscape was designed to create opportunities for children of all abilities, including those in wheelchairs.
The Stairclimber at Buchan Caves is making access into the spectacular Fairy Cave easier for children and small adults with limited mobility.
The Walk in the Park program provides group walks in parks for visitors who are blind or vision impaired.
A free electric hoist at the Patterson River boat ramps assists wheelchair users to transfer safely in and out of boats.
See their website for more information: https://www.parks.vic.gov.au/get-into-nature/all-abilities-access?fbclid=IwAR0XmsGuyNqRPE9d2JnG7EVMKOxL8JXm-mPDjwnD3fukdnGhbSPkQYf7l6g