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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
 
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 earlier this week in Rupanyup, Boolite, Murtoa and Lubeck.

Mar 07, 2017

Board vacancies: A chance to influence state-wide catchment management

The Victorian Government is seeking applications for membership on catchment management authority boards.

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 24, 2017

Trees of the Wimmera - February Winner

Trees of the Wimmera is a monthly competition to display significant trees from the region. Click here to see last month's category - "Treehouse Tree".

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.

Feb 08, 2017

2015-2016 Actions and Achievements Report

The latest Actions and Achievements Report is out now! Read about what outputs were achieved by Victoria's 10 CMAs during 2015-16.

Jan 18, 2017

Building a Strong Wimmera River

Find out how the resilience of the Wimmera River has increased over the last five years, thanks to environmental watering.

Jan 18, 2017

Environmental watering in western Victoria in 2016-17

Click here for a summary of environmental watering actions for western Victoria in 2016-17 and to find out how it's helping plants and animals.

Oct 21, 2016

A noisy chorus heralds the arrival of water in Dock Lake

After a wet winter and a wet start to spring, a noisy chorus of frogs and waterbirds are heralding the arrival of water into Dock Lake.

Oct 13, 2016

The Wimmera’s Flowing Tale launched for Water Week

Take a walk along the Wimmera River to follow the Wimmera's flowing tale. Talk to us. Share with us!

Aug 18, 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.

Dec 15, 2015

Watch out for the locals this holiday season

We would like to remind everyone to enjoy the great outdoors this summer but be aware that some activities can have devastating impacts on platypuses and other wildlife.

Nov 23, 2015

CMA seeks input into Halls Gap flood review

A flood review steering committee is inviting people to a meeting in Halls Gap Recreation Reserve Clubrooms on December 3 from 6pm.

Nov 22, 2015

Wimmera River in Horsham - possible water skiing venue - UPDATE

Wimmera CMA and Horsham Rural City Council will assess the possibility of water-skiing on the Wimmera River in Horsham.

Nov 11, 2015

draft Our Catchments, Our Communities

The Victorian Government’s strategy aims to provide strategic directions on how catchment management partners will work together to better deliver integrated catchment outcomes.

Sep 28, 2015

Carbon Ready Plan - draft

The future of the Wimmera’s agricultural industry, how to better manage fire risk and capturing carbon credits underpin an innovative new plan out for community comment.

Jul 01, 2015

Platypus SPOT

We’re calling on everyone to keep an eye out for the elusive platypus in their local waterways and get involved in the new community driven Platypus Spot website

Mar 04, 2015

Reducing on-farm nitrous oxide emissions Trial

Reducing on-farm nitrous oxide emissions through improved nitrogen use efficiency in grains.