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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
 
Aug 23, 2017

Australian musician, Neil Murray’s biodiversity connections

Neil Murray will be appearing at the 20th Wimmera Biodiversity Seminar
at Horsham Town Hall on 7 September

Aug 18, 2017

Keep Australia Beautiful Week

Save the date! Keep Australia Beautiful Week 2017
Take the Pledge | 21 – 27 August 2017

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 14, 2017

20th Wimmera Biodiversity Seminar

RSVP by Friday 1st September
Register for tickets NOW!

Aug 07, 2017

International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples 2017

2017 Theme: 10th Anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Aug 04, 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 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 21, 2017

Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July aims to raise awareness of the problems with single-use disposable plastic and challenges people to do something about it.

Jul 20, 2017

2017 Volunteering Victoria State Awards - Nominations Open

The Volunteering Victoria State Awards aim to showcase the work of leaders and managers of volunteers, volunteering programs and volunteer involving organisations.
Nominations close 5.00pm Friday 1 September

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.

Jun 02, 2017

Water for the Environment - Autumn Update

Find out about recent and upcoming water releases for the environment in the Autumn update.

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.

Mar 03, 2017

CELEBRATING the cultural stories of the Wimmera River

Wimmera CMA and Barengi Gadjin Land Council are supporting local Aboriginal communities in gathering this knowledge and sharing their stories as part of a new water project.

Feb 15, 2017

Wimmera angler project uses eDNA to find fish and support research

An innovative new project between Wimmera Anglers Association and Wimmera CMA is helping anglers find the best fishing spots while giving researchers an insight into how fish are responding to environmental flows.

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.