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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
 
Dec 10, 2018

Keep it clean this holiday season

Everyone who is enjoying the great outdoors this summer, please be aware that some activities can have devastating impacts on our native plant and wildlife.

Dec 06, 2018

River Detectives Now Open for 2019

River Detectives, a program to support educators in exploring local waterways with students, will run again in 2019
Sign up closes: 21 December 2018

Dec 06, 2018

Seasons Greetings

Wishing you a safe and happy festive season!

Nov 29, 2018

Survey to help carp control planning

Help improve our understanding of carp habitats and behaviours by completing this short survey

Nov 28, 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.

Nov 19, 2018

Grasses of the Wimmera ID Training Day

DELWP and Wimmera CMA present a free local grasses ID training
Wed, 12 December

Nov 12, 2018

Wimmera CMA proud sponsor of Dimboola Rowing Club

Dimboola Rowing Club to upgrade their boat launch on the Wimmera River

Oct 23, 2018

Water for the Environment - Spring Update

Wimmera CMA's Water for the Environment Spring Update is out now.

Oct 15, 2018

EOI: Wetland Funding

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

Oct 01, 2018

EOI: Protecting Rivers and Creeks Funding

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

Sep 26, 2018

Biodiversity Response Planning package projects

6 organisations in the Wimmera will share in $1.732 million to secure our local biodiversity

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 12, 2018

Planting native vegetation for beneficial insect habitat

How to use natural means for integrated pest management

Sep 10, 2018

Yabby net swap program

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

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 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 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 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.

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