Victorian Rainforest Network (VRN) presents this website as new way to learn about rainforest and native forest logging issues (on public land) in Victoria by providing overlays to be used with Google Earth, so anyone can have a 3D virtual reality forest tour.
With the help of overlays created by VRN for Google Earth, it is possible to view remote landscapes in virtual reality and:
The Google Earth program can be downloaded for free.
Download hi res pdf image of this view.
Now you can see in 3D how clearfell logging for woodchips is destroying the magnificent remote forests of eastern Victoria within the comfort of your own home!
If it is your first time using overlays with Google Earth, please first read the instructions/help page to ensure best use of Google Earth and the VRN information.
Use Google Earth to go on an export woodchip tour from the forests of East Gippsland to the huge industrial pulp mills in Japan (owned by Nippon Paper) via the export mill in Geelong called Midway Pty Ltd.