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Community members and EGCMA staff stand in front of the Lady Jane boat moored on the Nicholson River in East Gippsland.

Nicho Know-How

4 November 2019

Community members joined staff from the East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority (EGCMA) on a boat cruise of the Nicholson River last week with a bbq dinner provided courtesy of the Nicholson...

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Community Custodians

29 July 2019

The gloves were on and enthusiasm was high as students from Lindenow Primary School celebrated National Tree Day last week with a visit to the upper reaches of Skull Creek. Working with the GLaWAC...

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Classroom in a catchment

22 July 2019

Clifton Creek Primary School students travelled to the Nicholson River at Deptford to learn about the history of the area with members of the East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority (EGCMA),...

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Corringle Calling

17 June 2019

The sun was shining and conditions were calm as the East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority (EGCMA), Gunaikurnai Land and Waters Aboriginal Corporation (GLaWAC) and Parks Victoria hosted a walk,...

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GEA GLaWAC Partnership

27 May 2019

The Gunaikurnai Land and Waters Aboriginal Corporation (GLaWAC) recently hosted staff from 13 Gippsland Environmental Agencies (GEA) as part of the regular GLaWAC-GEA Partnership working group...

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Corringle walk, talk and paddle

13 May 2019

The East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority is offering community members an opportunity to explore the Corringle Foreshore Reserve. The EGCMA, in partnership with the GunaiKurnai Land and Waters...

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Wetland Wonders

29 April 2019

Wetlands are more than just swamps, they serve an important ecological function and are important places for Traditional Owners. That was the takeaway at the recent Wonders of the Wetlands tour, led...

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All aboard in the east

15 April 2019

With Mallacoota abuzz throughout the Wild Harvest Seafood Festival over the weekend, some lucky participants were able to enjoy the celebrations, and the idyllic location, from the water. Over 50 festival...

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1 April 2019

Community members from near and far descended on Lindenow South to celebrate turtles! Did you know that many of Australia's freshwater turtles are under serious threat due to fox predation and human...

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Shellebrating Turtles

26 November 2018

Students from Lindenow Primary spent a delightful day with members of Turtles Australia, Greening Australia and the East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority (EGCMA) last week learning about all...

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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.