These resources can be freely downloaded for public use. All are in Acrobat PDF format unless noted.
Role of the East Gippsland CMA (PDF 3.1MB)
This brochure explains the role of the CMA in the East Gippsland region.
Willows - Weed of National Significance (PDF 1.4 MB)
This brochure outlines the problems caused by willows and the benefits to river health of controlling this pest plant.
Riparian Management Licences (PDF 0.3MB)
A riparian management licence for a Crown water frontage recognises that all or part of the frontage is being managed by a licensee to protect and improve the riparian environment (e.g. fenced out and supporting native vegetation). This fact sheet provides further information about riparian management licences.
Riparian Land and Bushfire (PDF 353 KB)
This DEPI/CFA brochure outlines why fencing and revegetating waterways does not normally pose a greater fire risk than other parts of the landscape.
This page contains resources prepared by East Gippsland Waterwatch for environmental science and sustainability programs in Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary schools.
Linking Our Catchments And Estuaries To The Coast
For teaching within a local context and for students studying environmental issues at senior secondary level.
Lets Teach it ! H2O - A Unit Guide Framework
For Primary and Secondary students.
East Gippsland Waterwatch Primary School Field Manual (word document in docx format)
Kinder Catchment Crusader
This curriculum resource contains information on delivering water conservation education and contains a selection of activities aimed at kindergarten students.
These Planting Guides provide assistance for landholders with revegetating the riparian zone of the waterway on their property. They list species that are appropriate to plant at the top of the bank, on the slope of the bank and at the toe of the bank (water edge).
The Guides are written for specific rivers and, in some cases for specific sections of those rivers in the East Gippsland region.
The Guides also contain information on site preparation, planting methods and weed control.
Far East Basin
Planting Guide Wallgaraugh River (400 KB)
Snowy River Basin
Planting Guide Clifton Creek (1.3 MB)