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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 19, 2018

Halls Gap celebrates its 80th wildflower show

Halls Gap will celebrate its 80th Grampians Wildflower Show on September 29 & 30.

Sep 18, 2018

Nyupun pilot program a success

Nyupun pilot program recognises and empowers Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children

Sep 17, 2018

Bakang Dyakata Ba Yunguip

SAVE THE DATE: Community gathering to celebrate Wotjobaluk culture and connection to water and country with a traditional earth oven feast, bark canoe, music and more. This family-friendly event is on October 4, 5 & 6

Sep 12, 2018

Planting native vegetation for beneficial insect habitat

How to use natural means for integrated pest management

Sep 11, 2018

Kowree Farm Tree Groups Long Weekend

Long Weekend at Bills Gully Wetland Reserve, Kaniva

Sep 10, 2018

Yabby net swap program

You can now swap your opera house nets for wildlife friendly open-top lift nets for free

Aug 29, 2018

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 27, 2018

2018 National Landcare Conference and Awards

10-12 October 2018
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

Aug 09, 2018

VEWH Seasonal Watering Plan 2018-19

The Victorian Environmental Water Holder has released the water for the environment plan for this year

Aug 06, 2018

Feral cat declaration

Feral cats have officially been declared a pest
Take a short survey before 22 August, to help increase the understanding of effort required to tackle feral cats

Jul 26, 2018

Water for the environment in winter

Wetland birds are in the camera lens in the latest Water for the Environment update

Jul 19, 2018

Community Wetland Bird Monitoring for Wimmera Mallee Pipeline Wetlands

Wimmera CMA are working on increasing our knowledge on birds using wetlands as habitats.
We are seeking community members who are interested in participating in wetland bird monitoring to help with this project.

Jul 17, 2018

National Tree Day 2018

Schools Tree Day Friday 27 July National Tree Day Sunday 29 July

Jul 03, 2018

Launch of world-first Wimmera cultural heritage game

Horsham is the launching pad for a world-first simulation game that immerses people into the Wimmera’s cultural heritage.

Jul 03, 2018

Upgrades pave the way for more recreation at Big Water

A majestic stretch of the Wimmera River near Horsham will soon be more accessible all year round.

May 23, 2018

Successful weather for drone project trial to improve flood planning

Perfect conditions for testing drone technology’s potential in innovative drone project trial
See the videos of the drone trial!

May 21, 2018

Opera house nets banned in Victoria from July 2019!

From 1 July 2019 opera house nets will be banned in ALL Victorian waters

Apr 23, 2018

Community reports platypus sightings in Dimboola

The Good: Dimboola residents and visitors – keep your eyes peeled for platypuses!
The Bad: opera house net found in River

Apr 13, 2018

Platypus surveys find adult male

Platypus surveys in MacKenzie River discover new male.

Apr 04, 2018

New Pest found in Wimmera River

Recent fish sampling produced an unwelcome result

Apr 03, 2018

CMA callout for wetland bird watchers

Bird watching & photography session, Watchem Lake on April 11 at 5pm. All welcome.

Apr 02, 2018

EOI: Protecting Rivers and Creeks Funding

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

Mar 29, 2018

Can you SPOT the Platypus this Easter holidays?

Keep an eye out if you're out and about for the elusive platypus in their local waterways and get involved in the new community driven Platypus Spot website

Mar 21, 2018

Wimmera River injects $4.75 million into local economy

A study into the value of water for the environment reveal the Wimmera River contributed $4.75 million to the economy in 2017 with fishing competitions providing major boosts.

Mar 01, 2018

River Yarns

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