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

Goulburn River environmental water videos zoom in on locals

Friday 2 June 2023
Check out this new series of short videos, featuring some familiar local faces, exploring environmental water outcomes in the lower Goulburn River.
Picture of river

Autumn on the Goulburn

Wednesday 22 March 2023
What’s happening in the Goulburn River this Autumn? Take a look at this update.

SIR Land and Water Management Plan Renewal 2050

The Shepparton Irrigation Region People and Planning Integration Committee (SIRPPIC) is in the process of renewing the Shepparton Irrigation Region Land and Water Management Plan (SIRLWMP).
Goulburn Environmental Flows Story

Goulburn Environmental Flows Story

The Goulburn River is known by several names as it travels first through Taungurung country in the hilly upper and middle reaches.

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News & Updates

Goulburn River environmental water videos zoom in on locals

Wednesday 7 June 2023
Local residents feature in a new series of videos that explore the value of environmental water and monitoring in the lower Goulburn River.

Amazing mammals of the air

Monday 5 June 2023
Bats are the June Catchment Critters of the Month as part of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s (CMA) Grey Box Grassy Woodlands community wildlife awareness campaign. This project is supported by the Goulburn Broken CMA through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.

Vision for Updated Plan

Tuesday 30 May 2023
People and communities will be main focus areas during the renewal process of Shepparton Irrigation Region Land and Water Management Plan (SIRLWMP).

Pussy Willows Get the Chop in High Country

Tuesday 23 May 2023
A team of workers braved wintery conditions to remove willow trees, including the highly invasive pussy willow, from streams in the Mt Buller and Mt Stirling areas earlier this month.

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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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