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.



2019 – 2020 Victorian Landcare Grants (additional funding)

The Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio announced additional funding for Victorian Landcare Grants for 2019-2020. 

The EGCMA is seeking expressions of interest from Landcare and other environmental volunteer groups and networks with a focus on on-ground land and natural environment improvement work.

Projects must be delivered within the East Gippsland CMA region and align to the Victorian Landcare Grants objectives of delivering projects that undertake either/or;

On-ground works e.g. weed control, pest plant and animal control, protective fencing, revegetation, artificial habitat, soil stabilisation  

Capacity building activities e.g. education and engagement activities such as property planning courses, field days, education events, demonstration sites, knowledge-gathering (eg. surveys)

Projects also need meet the following conditions:

Can be completed and reported on by no later than 30 November 2020

Are up to $20,000 (per project)

More than one expression of interest can be submitted by a group/network.

Once you have submitted your expression of interest our Community Projects Officer will contact you talk through your project idea.  

The Expression of interest form is attached here.  

For more information contact Carolyn Cameron on 5150 3582.


Quick Links

Annual Report 2017-2018

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