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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
 
Feb 19, 2018

Tim Low is coming to Wimmera Landcare Harmony Day

Wimmera CMA present Tim Low at the 2018 Wimmera Landcare Harmony Day celebrations at Horsham Town Hall

Feb 15, 2018

Integrated Water Management Masterclass Series

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

Feb 12, 2018

Chris Humfrey back at the Horsham Fishing Competition 2018

Come and join the fun at the Horsham Fishing Comp 2018
Great fishing, great prizes and great entertainment!
We hope to see you there.

Feb 09, 2018

Helping farmers look to the future

Farmers, scientists and industry experts will be on hand to share their research, experience and ideas on managing risk, but also looking for opportunities to increase profit.

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 24, 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.

Jan 22, 2018

2018 Future Farming Expo - Donald

Providing farmers with new ideas and the latest information on farm management.
Managing risk by being open to opportunity

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 20, 2017

Millers Creek WAP completed

Thanks to everyone who provided feedback.
Read the completed Millers Creek Waterway Action Plan

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