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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
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)


Latest News

News Archive
Mar 16, 2018

Wimmera event to celebrate how Australian birds changed the world

When internationally renowned Brisbane-based biologist and author Tim Low speaks about birds in Horsham Town Hall on March 21 you can expect stories of song, beauty and intelligence.

Mar 15, 2018

Rising to the Climate Challenge through Empowering Communities

Natimuk Community Energy event presenting
Guest Speaker - Tim Flannery!

Mar 14, 2018

Community Meeting: Yarriambiack Creek Waterway Action Plan

A meeting to discuss the development of the Yarriambiack Creek Waterway Action Plan.

Mar 14, 2018

Community Meeting on Iconic Wimmera Wetlands Study

An information session on a study of water levels in iconic wetlands inc. Lake Wallace, Natimuk Lake and St Mary's Lake

Mar 12, 2018

Community meeting to kick off wetland study

Wimmera Wetland Investigation information session in Natimuk Soldiers Memorial Hall on Monday March 19 at 7pm. All welcome.

Mar 12, 2018

Our Catchments, Our Communities Leadership Development Grants

Victorian Government are offering grants up to $10,000
Applications close: April 17

Mar 09, 2018

Australian Government: Environment Small Grants

Australian Government - National Landcare Program are offering grants between $5,000 - $50,000
Applications close: March 19

Mar 08, 2018

Victorian Government Grants: Community & Volunteer Action grants

Victorian Government are offering grants of up to $50,000
Applications close: April 3

Feb 27, 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.

Feb 19, 2018

Bestselling author Tim Low at Wimmera Landcare Harmony Day

Wimmera CMA is proud to present Tim Low at the 2018 Wimmera Landcare Harmony Day celebrations at Horsham Town Hall on March 21.

Feb 15, 2018

Integrated Water Management Masterclass Series

Masterclasses will each be delivered in various locations, including Horsham and Ballarat

Feb 03, 2018

Victorian Freshwater Fisheries Management Plan - draft

The draft Victorian Freshwater Fisheries Management Plan is now released for consultation.
Have your say.

Jan 30, 2018

Flows target fragile native fish in Mount William Creek

Environmental flows from Lake Lonsdale are targetting a fragile native fish population in Mount William Creek.

Jan 18, 2018

River Detectives Now Open for 2018

In 2018 we are continuing River Detectives, a program to support educators in exploring local waterways with students.
Sign up NOW

Dec 22, 2017

Round 2: Wimmera Southern Mallee Socio-economic value of Recreation and Environmental Water study

Stage two of water study kicks off in the Wimmera Southern Mallee
Online survey open until March 31

Dec 21, 2017

Summer 2017-18 Environmental Flows update

Summer 2017-18 Environmental Flows Update is out now

Dec 21, 2017

Fish flourish from flows

Researchers have discovered a spike in Wimmera native fish numbers including a rapid spread of the previously declining Southern Pygmy Perch from the Grampians all the way to Horsham.

Dec 13, 2017

River Yarns

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

Dec 01, 2017

EOI: Protecting Rivers and Creeks Funding

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

Dec 01, 2017

EOI: Wetland Funding Available

Wimmera CMA makes protecting wetlands easy. Funding is available now, apply online or call 5382 9957. ​

Oct 12, 2017

Drought program leaves lasting impression on Wimmera farming family

Wimmera farmers Glenn and Pauline Margetts from St Helen’s Plains say when the Wimmera Drought Employment Program came along in late 2015, it made the world of difference to their family.

Oct 03, 2017

Wimmera drought program a win-win

Wimmera CMA’s drought employment program was a win-win for farmers, the environment and the community.

Sep 27, 2017

CMA funding programs help farmers vision become reality

In 2016, Michael Overington worked with Wimmera CMA to protect waterways on his property in Moyston. Michael said it was one of the best programs he had been involved with. Read his story here.

Sep 24, 2017

CMA Funding Enables Wetland Protection

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

Sep 22, 2017

Measuring the social and economic value of recreational & environmental water in the Wimmera Southern Mallee

Results from a 2017 socio-economic study into the value of recreational and environmental water to the Wimmera Southern Mallee region are now available.

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