East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority
River running Water dragon Waterfall Water flowing River bend Boat in river mouth Waterfall Sunset Terns River bank Sunset Terns in flight River paddling


Welcome to the East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority web site

Here you will find information about the roles and responsibilities of the Authority in the management of land, biodiversity and water resources in the region.

You will also find information about the features of our major rivers, the key threats to these rivers, and the progress being made towards improving and keeping them in good health.


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.



Anglers River Health Program Grants 2017

Expressions of interest are invited for recreational angling groups to participate in the 2017-2018 Anglers River Health Program Grants. There is $50,000 available to undertake a range of projects that deliver improvements to river health in areas of local priority for anglers.

Please complete the 2017-2018 Angler River Health Program EOI form. For further details you can read the 2017-2018 Angler River Health Program Guidelines

Expressions of interest are due by 9am on Wednesday 6th December, 2017


Mitchell River Flood Study

The East Gippsland Shire Council are currently working on a flood mapping tool for the Mitchell River and need stories and information about past flooding experiences. You are invited to submit flood photos, videos, annotated maps, and stories of past floods observed on the Mitchell River here.

The Mitchell River Flood Study is a combined initiative of the Victorian Government, East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority, East Gippsland Shire Council and Victoria State Emergency Service.


Quick Links

Annual Report 2016-2017

Jobs & Tenders

Works On Waterways

Flood Advice Request Form

Environmental Alerts

Estuary Openings







  The East Gippsland CMA supports environmental sustainability in the use of resources.
For further information visit:Sustainability Victoria