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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
 
Jan 23, 2020

Wild Wimmera Kids competition - entries open

Entries now open to win a private meet and greet with television star and wildlife champion Chris Humfrey and his animals from the Wild Action Zoo in Horsham in March!

Jan 13, 2020

Save the date: Harmony Day March

Book now for this free event featuring Sophie Thomson from ABC TV's Gardening Australia.

Jan 13, 2020

Chris Humfrey returns for Fishing Comp

Chris Humfrey & The Wild Action Zoo will return to the Wimmera on Sunday March 8 for the Horsham Fishing Comp.

Dec 11, 2019

Water brings The Ranch to life

The Ranch billabong at Dimboola features in the latest Water for the Environment update .

Nov 06, 2019

Water for the environment update

We take a look back over the past decade for the Wimmera River which was in a highly stressed condition 10 years ago but is thankfully vastly improved today.

Oct 18, 2019

Rewards on offer to find nesting cockatoos

Calling on Wimmera landholders to help find nesting South-eastern Red-tailed Black Cockatoos

Oct 16, 2019

Meet Candles and Kevin

Meet our new platypus, Candles and Kevin, and learn how you can help us look after this fragile population.

Sep 18, 2019

Spring surveys inspire hope for fragile population

The Wimmera has become attached to platypus, and we are calling for name suggestions for two captured in spring surveys.

Sep 11, 2019

Connect with Nature events

Connect with Nature and get involved in one of the Wimmera CMA's partnership events! September is Biodiversity Month and there is a lot happening in the region.

Aug 15, 2019

A Climate For Change: Wimmera Biodiversity Seminar

The Wimmera Biodiversity Seminar celebrates 22 years with "A Climate for Change" on September 5.

Aug 13, 2019

Natural river flows expected to reach Lake Hindmarsh

Natural flows in the Wimmera River from last weekend’s rain are expected to reach Lake Hindmarsh, providing fresh water into the lake for the first time since 2016.

Aug 08, 2019

Natural flows return

Our Winter Update for Water for the Environment is out now

Jun 24, 2019

Endangered South Eastern Red-tailed Black Cockatoos in good hands

The South Eastern Red-tailed Black Cockatoo recovery partnership project is in good hands. Here is the latest update from the Wimmera.

Jun 04, 2019

Meet HOPE: new Wimmera platypus

New female platypus found downstream of Dad and Dave Weir in the Wimmera, which the community has named Hope.

Mar 27, 2019

Environment flow to keep fish alive

We are releasing water for the environment into a section of the drying reach of the upper Mt William Creek between Lake Fyans and Lake Lonsdale to preserve small native fish.

Mar 13, 2019

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.