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Wimmera CMA

Street Address:
24 Darlot Street, Horsham, 3400
(enter via Gleed St)

Postal Address:
PO Box 479, Horsham, VIC, 3402
Phone: (03) 5382 1544
Fax: (03) 5382 6076
Email: wcma@wcma.vic.gov.au
 
Office Hours:
Monday to Friday, 8:30 - 5:00pm
(excluding Public Holidays and Christmas - New Year Closure.  Office may also be closed for short periods Monday mornings)

News

Latest News

News Archive
 
Sep 20, 2017

A Flowing Fish Tale

Angling identity Rex Hunt is the voice of a new film touting the angling virtues of the Wimmera River

Sep 20, 2017

EWR Spring Update - Wet Lines Wimmera Wide

A flowing fish tale ...
Want to know when the fish are biting?
Planned spring flows

Sep 19, 2017

World Rivers Day

How will you celebrate our great Rivers?

Sep 18, 2017

Seeking Community Feedback - draft Wimmera Floodplain Management Strategy

The Wimmera Floodplain Management Strategy Steering Committee released a draft Wimmera Floodplain Management Strategy is encouraging the community to provide comment by October 13th.

Sep 18, 2017

Grampians Wildflower Walkabout

Guided walks, self guided walk and drive maps, Tag-along tours and bird watching!

Sep 13, 2017

New interactive map connects the Wimmera

No ordinary map!
This map gives the community free access to data collected on waterways, wetlands, floods, native vegetation, areas of cultural significance and Landcare activities.

Sep 12, 2017

SCRIME and LR1 Crop Walk

BCG, Agriculture Victoria and Wimmera CMA present Sustainable Cropping Rotations in Mediterranean Environments (SCRIME) and Longerenong Rotation No.1 trial, crop walks.

Sep 11, 2017

The Tactics for Fantastic

9th Annual Perennial Pasture Systems Conference
Lifting production & what to do with the rewards

Sep 05, 2017

CMA Funding Enables Wetland Protection

West Wimmera farm wetland is further protected with the help of CMA funding

Sep 04, 2017

National Landcare Week 2017

4 - 10 September 2017
It's time to find out what all the fuss is about. Join your local Landcare group.

Aug 31, 2017

Monthly Climate and Water Outlooks - BoM

Monthly Climate and Water Outlook videos presented by the Bureau of Meteorology covers rainfall, streamflow and temperature for the next three months.

Aug 30, 2017

EOI: Funds for Farmers

Expressions of Interest for Waterway Fencing and Revegetation Grants are NOW OPEN

Aug 24, 2017

Carp Virus announcement due next year

If we could get rid of carp completely, it would mean a great environmental return for the region

Aug 18, 2017

Water for the environment: It's all about the timing

Believe it or not, not all water going down a river is delivering benefits for plants and animals.

Aug 03, 2017

Celebrating 20 Years of CMAs

Catchment Management Authorities were established in 1997 including the Wimmera
Wimmera CMA is celebrating 20 years of achievements

Aug 01, 2017

National Tree Day 2017

Schools Tree Day - Friday 28th July 2017
National Tree Day - Sunday 30th July 2017

Jul 26, 2017

Environmental Water Releases - Winter Update

Wimmera Frog Guide updated, planned Winter flows and more

Jul 25, 2017

Wimmera CMA Newsletter - July 2017

A summary of some of Wimmera CMA's activities over the past few months

Jul 24, 2017

Hindmarsh Landcare Network's 20th Annual Planting success

Congratulations to Hindmarsh Landcare Network on 20 years of successful plantings!

Jul 12, 2017

NAIDOC week 2017

July 2-9 2017
This year the focus was 'Our Languages Matter'

Jul 06, 2017

Trees of the Wimmera - June Winner

"Autumn Leaves"
Trees of the Wimmera is a monthly competition to display significant trees from the region.

Jun 15, 2017

River Yarns

The Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadawadjali, Wergaia and Jupagalk people have handed down their stories through their generations

Jun 04, 2017

Trees of the Wimmera - May Winner

"Best Climbing Tree"
Trees of the Wimmera is a monthly competition to display significant trees from the region.

May 12, 2017

Trees of the Wimmera - April Winner

"Favourite Hollow or Dead Tree"
Trees of the Wimmera is a monthly competition to display significant trees from the region.

Apr 27, 2017

Platypus saved during Wimmera CMA surveys

Wimmera CMA surveys last week saved a juvenile female platypus from death, wildlife ecologist Josh Griffiths says.

Apr 04, 2017

New job opportunities for young people among key outcomes of Wimmera ‘River Yarns’

The need to create more cultural and natural resource career opportunities for young people was one of the strong messages from a new water initiative documenting Wimmera Aboriginal history.

Apr 04, 2017

Climate Ready Natural Resource Management Planning in Victoria

In a Victorian first, all ten Catchment Management Authorities (CMAs) have undertaken regional climate change adaptation planning which is now available through a one stop online portal.

Mar 27, 2017

People gather for Wimmera ‘River Yarns’

A new water initiative documenting Aboriginal history and the cultural values of the Wimmera River kicks off this week (March 27) with ‘Community Gathering - River Yarns’.

Mar 24, 2017

Update: Dunmunkle Creek Flood Investigation

The final community meetings for the Dunmunkle Creek Flood Investigation were held during March in Rupanyup, Boolite, Murtoa and Lubeck.

Jul 01, 2016

Trees of the Wimmera Competition

Wimmera Landcare is running a Wimmera-wide competition between July 2016 and July 2017 to display what trees are out in the region.