Goulburn river flowing

Flood Recovery

The Goulburn Broken catchment has been significantly impacted by the Spring 2022 flood event. Click below for recovery information:

Six birds photographed in a landscape mode sitting in a shallow water body

Catchment Strategies

The Goulburn Broken Regional Catchment Strategy provides the integrated planning framework or 'blueprint' for management of land, water and biodiversity resources.


Map of the Revegetation Zones of the GBCMA

Revegetation Guide

This guide has been developed to provide advice and assist landholders with revegetation activities. 


A man holding a bommeang with a pattern drawn over it representing the traditional owners of The Goulburn Broken Catchment

Traditional Owners

The Goulburn Broken CMA acknowledges the Traditional Owners of this land and their participation in natural resource management  


Current Issues

ABC Goulburn Murray Radio interview

Thursday 15 February 2024
Take a listen to GB CMA’s interview on ABC Radio about the Year of the Wing and the Western Gerygone

Helping Goulburn River native fish

Wednesday 17 January 2024
Water is being delivered into the Goulburn River this week to provide vital refuge for native fish impacted by the flood-affected flow.

Help for Broken Creek fish

Friday 12 January 2024
Water is being fed into the lower Broken Creek via irrigation channels to address blackwater and provide critical refuge for native fish and other aquatic animals

Monitoring water quality in our rivers and creeks

Wednesday 10 January 2024
Following the recent high rainfall, we're keeping watch on water quality in our waterways.

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News & Updates

Western Gerygone by Catarina Gregson

Local songbird is music to the ears

Thursday 1 February 2024
The Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority is celebrating birds and bats in 2024 with the ‘Year of the Wing’ community awareness campaign. This month, the Western Gerygone bird is featured.
Turquoise Parrot by Chris Tzaros. Gould’s Wattled Bat by William Terry.

Fly into 2024 with Year of the Wing

Friday 12 January 2024
The Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority is pleased to announce 2024 is the ‘Year of the Wing’. Each month the CMA will feature a different species of bird or bat, local to the Goulburn Broken catchment.
Wooden stakes in Hughes Creek are helping maintain the population of endangered Macquarie perch

High stakes for native fish in Hughes Creek

Tuesday 19 December 2023
Hughes Creek near Avenel is home to one of just a handful of remaining endangered Macquarie perch fish populations in Victoria, so finding ways to maintain their numbers is a high stakes endeavour.

Mapping changes in GMID land and water use

Monday 4 December 2023
Land and water use in the Goulburn Murray Irrigation District (GMID) is continuing to change according to the latest data collected in a series of spatial mapping and irrigation surveys.

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The Goulburn Broken CMA acknowledges and respects First Nations people and the deep connection they have with their land and waters.

We acknowledge the Yorta Yorta and Taungurung people and their ancestors/forbears as Traditional Owners of the land and waters in the Goulburn Broken Catchment (and beyond). We value our ongoing partnerships with Yorta Yorta Nation Aboriginal Corporation and Taungurung Land and Waters Council for the health of Country and its people.

We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging and acknowledge and recognise the primacy of Traditional Owners obligations, rights and responsibilities to use and care for their traditional lands and waters.

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