East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority
River running Water dragon Waterfall Water flowing River bend Boat in river mouth 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.

Mitchell River at Glenaladale.


About this page

East Gippsland Waterway Strategy

The East Gippsland Waterway Strategy has now been released.

The purpose of the East Gippsland Waterway Strategy 2014–2022 is to ensure that the future management of our waterways keeps providing important environmental, social, cultural and economic values for the region.

Regional Catchment Strategy

The East Gippsland Regional Catchment Strategy 2013 – 2019 was approved by the Minister for the Environment and Climate Change in April 2013.

It sets out an integrated planning framework for managing land, water and biodiversity in the East Gippsland region for the next 6 years. More