Victoria's Forestry Heritage

A History of Management



This page will provide an overview about the ways in which we sought to understand the forests we were asked to manage.


Early assessments leading to use of aerial photos to satellite imagery etc.

Research Programs


The gallery below is made up of photos from a number of assessment jobs. It will be added to and resorted as more become available. 

Eucalyptus porosa
Photograph by Loraine Jansen, 2018
Creative Commons Licence CC BY-NC-SA 4.0



Featured Publications

Circumspice '59
- Lawson, Smith & Fry

Leon Pederick - A Forester's Tale

The Eddy Papers

Brian Doolan's Papers

The Bjarne K Dahl Trust has given the FCRPA permission to provide a link to, and use extracts from, Bjarne K Dahl's Journey authored by Peter Evans.

Chapter 7 of Falvey L and Bardsley B (1997)  is entitled Forestry at Creswick and the University, 1910-1997. The chapter is made available with permission from the authors.