(1) A person must not light or maintain a fire in a park.
Penalty: 20 penalty units.
Reg. 86(2) amended by S.R. No. 125/2018 reg. 38.
(2) Parks Victoria by determination may set aside an area of a park as an area in which a person may light or maintain a fire in a place other than a public fireplace.
(3) A person does not commit an offence against subregulation (1) by lighting or maintaining a fire in a park—
(a) at a time and during a period when the lighting of fires in that park is not prohibited under any Act; and
(b) if the person lights or maintains the fire—
(i) in a public fireplace; or
(ii) in an area that is set aside by a determination under subregulation (2), if the person acts in accordance with the determination; or
(iii) in or on
a vessel in an area of the park that is seaward of the low water mark.
Division 1—Provisions for all areas