The Baillieu government has failed in its legal bid to overturn a ban by the Commonwealth on its plans to return cattle grazing to the Alpine National Park.
In a judgment handed down in the Federal Court on Friday,
Justice Susan Kenny dismissed Victoria's case on all grounds and ordered
the state to pay legal costs.
The Baillieu government had wanted to run a six-year trial to
test whether cattle grazing curbed bushfire risk by reducing fuel