News - Grants

Action packed

14 October 2019

Six Landcare Groups will share in funding to undertake works on their local waterways as part of the East Gippsland Regional Riparian Action Plan (RRAP) grants administered by the East Gippsland Catchment...

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Enthusiastic Islanders

6 May 2019

Raymond Island is well known as a relaxing holiday destination with the promise of easy koala spotting and a leisurely lifestyle. Working to improve the bush outlook that visitors travel hundreds of...

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Gabo gets a friendly hand

7 January 2019

[caption id="attachment_523" align="aligncenter" width="720"] Carolyn Cameron from the EGCMA with Martyn Hiley and Max Elliott from the Friends of Mallacoota[/caption] Gabo Island might be a remote parcel...

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It’s a RRAP

20 August 2018

East Gippsland is known for it’s beautiful rivers and waterways from Mallacoota to Bairnsdale. Funding through the Victorian Government’s Regional Riparian Action Plan (RRAP) has enabled the Authority...

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More Funding For Our Landcare Groups

24 July 2018

Landcare Groups across East Gippsland will share in $146,000 of funding for community projects as part of the latest round of Victorian Landcare Grants. The funding, distributed through the East Gippsland...

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Weed control on the Timbarra

17 June 2018

The East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority  has been working with a number of its partners to control weeds along the Timbarra River. Sections of the Timbarra, north west of Buchan, were recently...

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No reservations about Picnic Point

11 June 2018

Members of the Friends of Picnic Point Reserve (FOPPR) Landcare Group recently celebrated their achievements with a community gathering held at the Picnic Point Reserve. The group started as a collection...

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The value of nature

28 May 2018

Chances are you probably haven’t heard of Hansons Bay, a hidden little gem of a bay just around the corner from Nungurner. It’s an area that the Nungurner Landcare Group know well, particularly...

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Committed to the community

14 May 2018

Andrew Brown, Carolyn Cameron (EGCMA), Keith Primrose (Parks Victoria), Pete Johnstone and Maria Cardoso visited Alistair Mailer (3rd from left) at the Forge Creek Reserve to discuss works undertaken...

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Love Our Lakes, Love Our Pelicans

18 January 2018

Photo by John Hutchison It isn’t very often you wouldn’t be able to spot a Pelican when visiting the Gippsland Lakes. For a species that is often sighted though, not a lot is known about its breeding...

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We acknowledge the traditional owners of country throughout East Gippsland and pay our respects to them, their culture and their Elders past, present and future.