Prohibited / Restricted Access to Murray to Mountains Rail Trail - Victoria

Service summary

You will require a permit to enter the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail if you intend to operate commercial activities in areas restricted by the local council.

A permit may be issued with restrictions or denied if you:

  • possess any glass vessel or utensil
  • use or leave a vehicle standing
  • intend on operating any model airborne vehicle, or wind powered airborne recreational craft (including kites)
  • plan on camping, or erecting structures of any kind
  • engage in any games or sports
  • operate machinery and / or power tools
  • possess alcohol
  • plan to bring animals or livestock into the area.

The council may deem that flora, fauna, geographical or geomorphological features or cultural values may be at risk, and deny a permit.

If council finds an area may pose a risk to the public they will deny a permit in the interest of public safety.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the council for information on requirements for this licence.



Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.



Prohibited / Restricted Access to Murray to Mountains Rail Trail - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Wangaratta Rural City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Murray to Mountain Rail Trail Local Law 3 2009

Contact details

Local Law Enforcement Officer
Wangaratta Rural City Council

Operating address:
62 - 68 Ovens Street
Victoria 3677
Mailing address:
PO BOX 238
Wangaratta, Victoria 3676


03 5722 0888


03 5721 9526


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