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Latest Media Releases

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Flood recovery funds for landowners

Monday 6 February 2023
The Goulburn Broken CMA has carried out preliminary assessments of waterways impacted by the October 2022 floods and will continue to undertake more detailed assessments over the coming months.
The Narrow-toed Feather-tailed Glider. Photo D Pendavingh.

Meet the world’s smallest gliding mammal

Wednesday 1 February 2023
The Narrow-toed Feather-tailed Glider is featured as part of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s Grey Box Grassy Woodlands wildlife awareness campaign, supported by the Goulburn Broken CMA through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.

Tiny marsupial likes natural mess

Wednesday 4 January 2023
The Yellow-footed Antechinus is featured as part of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s Grey Box Grassy Woodlands wildlife awareness campaign, supported by the Goulburn Broken CMA through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.
The 2023 Goulburn Broken catchment calendar cover photo features the Azure Kingfisher by Peter Poon.

Local photos feature in Goulburn Broken calendar

Tuesday 13 December 2022
Brimming with local images from our natural environment, the 2023 Goulburn Broken Catchment calendar is now available.
Wrinkled Toadlet by Chris Tzaros

Rarely seen frog makes local appearance

Thursday 1 December 2022
A rare local sighting of the Wrinkled Toadlet (Uperoleia rugosa), the December Frog of the Month as part of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s 2022 Year of the Frog community awareness campaign, was recently recorded.

Planning for the future

Monday 21 November 2022
Planning is underway for the renewal of the Shepparton Irrigation Region Land and Water Management Plan. A workshop about the Plan, set for November, was rescheduled to February 2023. SIRPPIC members Kelvin Bruce and Heather du Vallon have kicked off discussion about the strategy and the need to plan for the future.

Learn about local native species in mammals booklet

Tuesday 8 November 2022
The 30 species of native mammals who reside in the Goulburn Broken catchment are the feature of a new booklet produced by the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority (GB CMA).

Start in your backyard to give tiny frog a fighting chance

Monday 7 November 2022
The Frog of the Month for November is the Sloane’s Froglet (Crinia sloanei) as part of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority’s 2022 Year of the Frog community awareness campaign.

Attending our offices

Visitors can attend GB CMA offices (Shepparton, Yea and Benalla) by appointment or at Shepparton by walk in on Tuesdays & Thursdays.

Flooding creates water quality issues in rivers and creeks

Wednesday 26 October 2022
Widespread flooding across the Goulburn Broken catchment continues to create significant impacts for communities and the environment. One of the effects on the catchment’s waterways is decreased water quality as a result of flooding which is expected to be an ongoing issue into summer, as temperatures increase.

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