The Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority (GB CMA) is working to ensure land and water resources are protected and enhanced as well as improving the region's social wellbeing, environmental quality and productive capacity in a sustainable manner.
Healthy, resilient and increasingly productive landscapes supporting vibrant communities.
Through its leadership and partnerships the Goulburn Broken CMA will improve the resilience of the Catchment's people, land, biodiversity and water resources in a rapidly changing environment.
Values & Behaviours:
- Environmental Sustainability - we will passionately contribute to improving the environmental health of our catchment.
- Safety - we vigorously protect and look out for the safety and wellbeing of ourselves, our colleagues and our workers.
- Partnerships - we focus on teamwork and collaboration across our organisation
The CMA was established in 1997 as the peak natural resource management body in the catchment to develop and oversee the implementation of the Regional Catchment Strategy. Click here to see how the Victorian Government and its Catchment Management Authorities are working together to leave a clean, green legacy for future generations.
The GB CMA is working to ensure land and water resources are protected and enhanced as well as improving the region's social well-being, environmental quality and productive capacity in a sustainable manner.Community Participation:
The CMA is overseen by a Board of Directors appointed by the Minister for Environment and Water and works closely with the community and partner organisations to deliver on ground solutions to environmental issues.
The Authority, using the provisions of Section.180 of the Water Act 1989 has established three geographically based Implementation Committees.
These committees are responsible for developing in conjunction with, the local community and, putting in place on-ground works under the GB CMA's broad strategies. They provide a valuable link between the community and the CMA Board. the Implementation Committees have been assigned responsibility for developing an annual program of natural resource management activities across the Catchment.Programs:
Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority delivers environmental outcomes through a range of programs including river health, biodiversity, and floodplain management.
The programs are delivered in partnership with landholders, Landcare, the Victorian and Australian Governments and their agencies and the wider community.
Three geographically based implementation committees provide valuable community links and assist in prioritising the delivery of the programs that are identified in the Goulburn Broken Regional Catchment Strategy.
The Goulburn Broken CMA works to ensure land and water resources are protected and enhanced as well as improving the region's social wellbeing, environmental quality and productive capacity in a sustainable way.
These environmental and social outcomes are delivered through a range of programs including river health, biodiversity, sustainable irrigation and floodplain management and rely on strong partnerships with landholders, traditional owners, Landcare, the Victorian and Australian governments and their agencies and the wider community.
Please see our website for more information about these programs.