French Island National Park

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French Island National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Victoria
French Island National Park
French Island National Park
Nearest town or city Melbourne
Coordinates 38°19′51″S 145°23′18″E / 38.3307°S 145.38824°E / -38.3307; 145.38824Coordinates: 38°19′51″S 145°23′18″E / 38.3307°S 145.38824°E / -38.3307; 145.38824
Area 11,050 hectares (27,300 acres)
Established 1998
Managing authorities Parks Victoria
Official site French Island National Park

French Island National Park is located on French Island in Western Port, Victoria, Australia.[1][2] The park comprises 11,050 hectares (27,300 acres) with a diverse range of habitats including mangrove salt marshes and open woodland.

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  1. ^ "French Island National Park", Official website (Parks Victoria), retrieved 2012-01-29 
  2. ^ Collaborative Australian Protected Area Database CAPAD08, Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Populations and Communities, Commonwealth of Australia, 2008, retrieved 2012-01-29