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Melbourne's Urban Forest

Join our Melbourne Forest Conversation

Help influence the designs of our urban forest precinct plans in North and West Melbourne, Docklands and Kensington.

Aerial view of Melbourne's urban greenery

City of Melbourne’s first Urban Forest Strategy sets out how we will secure the future of our city’s trees over the next 20 years.

Explore Melbourne's urban forest

Use our new interactive tree map to explore Melbourne’s tree data and learn about the life expectancy and diversity of trees in your city.

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Tree protection

Tree protection

The combined pressures of climate change and population growth makes the protection of existing trees more vital than ever before.

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Tree management

Tree management

Tree management in the City of Melbourne is undertaken through an integrated approach that combines planning, contract management and contract implementation.

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Tree planting

Tree planting

We plan to double Melbourne’s tree canopy cover by 2040 by planting around 3000 trees yearly.

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Tree removals

Tree removals

Public trees can be removed for various reasons. For example, if they are dead, declining, structurally poor or hazardous.

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