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.



Primary Planters in Buchan

How long does it take to plant 500 trees? If you're talking about primary school kids then the answer is not as long as you'd think! More

Protecting Victoria's Environment - Biodiversity 2037

Protecting Victoria's Environment - Biodiversity 2037, the Victorian Government's long-term plan to stop the decline of our native plants and animals and improve our natural environment has been released. More

Loop Walk A Community Asset

Bruthen Landcare Group’s years of hard work and dedication is paying off with the River Loop Walk project a key community asset to the township of Bruthen. The River Loop Walk starts at the Bruthen Visitor Information Centre, runs along the edge of the Tambo River and joins up with the East Gippsland Rail Trail. More

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Works On Waterways

Environmental Alerts

Estuary Openings








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