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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)

News Archive

Mar 24, 2018

Victorian Freshwater Fisheries Management Plan - draft

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

Mar 21, 2018

Community Meeting: Yarriambiack Creek Waterway Action Plan

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

Mar 20, 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 17, 2018

Give your feedback on draft Australian Biodiversity Conservation Strategy

The Australian Biodiversity Conservation Strategy 2010 - 2030 has been revised and is ready for you to provide feedback.
Feedback open until March 16.

Mar 17, 2018

Victorian Government Grants: Crowdfunding for Threatened Species and Biodiversity Action

Victorian Government are offering grants of up to $25,000
Applications close: March 16

Mar 09, 2018

Wimmera Machinery Field Days 2018

Drop by and see us at the WMFD 6-8 March
Find out about available funding, flood maps, water testing, carp reporting and upcoming events

Feb 28, 2018

Millers Creek WAP completed

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

Feb 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

Feb 22, 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 12, 2018

World Wetlands Day 2018

Just a few urban wetlands we love are Rabl Park Lake in Murtoa, Jack Emmett Billabong in Rupanyup, Minyip Wetlands/Caravan Park and Cato Lake and Federation Park in Stawell!

Jan 31, 2018

Watch out for the locals 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 wildlife.

Jan 30, 2018

Ocean Pledge

Have you signed the pledge? Taking the Ocean Pledge will help benefit our local area as well as the ocean.

Jan 28, 2018

Wimmera CMA Newsletter - Petyan November 2017

A summary of some of Wimmera CMA's activities over the past few months

Dec 30, 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.

Dec 30, 2017

New interactive map connects the Wimmera

No ordinary map!
This map gives the community free access to data collected on waterways, wetlands, floods, native vegetation, areas of cultural significance and Landcare activities.

Dec 30, 2017

Cameras out for lakeside launch of new Wimmera bird guide

The cameras were out when Wimmera CMA and Stawell Camera Club launched the revised edition of The Glovebox Guide to Wimmera Wetland Birds at Stawell’s Cato Lake as part of National Bird Week.

Dec 23, 2017

Horsham Wartook Flood Investigation Maps

Flood Investigation draft maps, Community Workshops and Interactive Map

Dec 21, 2017

Draft Victorian Rural Drainage Strategy Community Workshops

Give your feedback at a Community Workshop or go online to complete the feedback form

Nov 20, 2017

EWR Spring Update - Wet Lines Wimmera Wide

A flowing fish tale ...
Want to know when the fish are biting?
Planned spring flows

Oct 31, 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’.

Oct 31, 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.

Oct 30, 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.

Oct 30, 2017

Carp Virus announcement due next year

If we could get rid of carp completely, it would mean a great environmental return for the region

Oct 30, 2017

Bakang Dyakata Earth Oven Re-creation Event 2017

Yam Daisies, song and dance with Neil Murray, a stunning riverbank, on Country… We’re thrilled to be supporting another Earth Oven Re-creation Event with the local community!

Oct 19, 2017

Community Gatherings bring Wimmera communities together

An earth oven re-creation event at Dimboola on October 20-22 is part of the Wimmera’s increasing focus on celebrating culture, country and community partnerships.

Oct 10, 2017

Grampians Wildflower Walkabout

Guided walks, self guided walk and drive maps, Tag-along tours and bird watching!

Oct 10, 2017

Grampians Wildflower Walkabout to include night walk and cultural uses of plants

For the first time the weekend will also include a guided night walk.

Sep 20, 2017

A Flowing Fish Tale

Angling identity Rex Hunt is the voice of a new film touting the angling virtues of the Wimmera River