Media Releases

All past media releases from Goulburn Broken CMA, listed chronologically.

CEO re-appointed

Tuesday 26 September 2017
Chris Norman has been re-appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority (CMA) for another three years.

Drones for Drains

New drone technology was used to resume work on the Stanhope primary drain, 20 years after it stalled due to a lack of funds.

The results are in

The results from a trial of the eshepherd experimental prototype have been collated and the findings are extremely encouraging. The findings from the trial, conducted on a beef cattle farm in southern NSW, revealed that the virtual fence was effective 99.7 per cent of the time it was turned on.

Water for Private Wetlands

For the first time in Victoria a privately owned wetland has been flooded using water donated by an investment fund. The purposeful flooding is part of a scheme supported by the Murray-Darling Basin Balanced Water Fund, a body which seeks to tackle water scarcity in the Murray-Darling Basin.

Spring environmental flow good for water quality, fish and plants

Monday 11 September 2017
Communities, Traditional Owners, farmers and wildlife will all benefit from an environmental flow along the Goulburn River between Goulburn Weir and the Murray River due to be delivered from mid-September.

Winery walking track gets a new leaf of life

Tuesday 5 September 2017
The native shrub that gives the Rock Correa Walk at Dookie’s Tallis Cellar Door its name is being re-established in areas along the track route.

Common ground for Traditional Owners

Tuesday 5 September 2017
His new role at the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority (CMA) is simple to explain for proud Yorta Yorta man Des Morgan.

Guide streamlines landscape planning process

Thursday 17 August 2017
Lists of native plants suited to local conditions, landscaping design ideas and streamlined application processes are included in the recently released Landscape Plan Guide for Development in Campaspe Shire Council, Greater Shepparton City Council and Moira Shire Council.

When a fence is not a fence

Thursday 17 August 2017
Goulburn Broken CMA River and Wetland Health Manager Mark Turner has been closely following the development of virtual fencing technology for more than a decade.

Big day out to improve the health of Little River

Thursday 10 August 2017
Volunteers from the Victorian Fly Fishing Association (VFFA), Taggerty Community Progress Group (TCPG), Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority (CMA) and the local community braved wintry conditions to plant hundreds of tree and shrub seedlings along the Little River at Taggerty last Sunday (August 6).

Increased winter flows please anglers

Thursday 10 August 2017
ANGLERS are among the big winners from a move to triple the winter flow into the Goulburn River downstream of Eildon.

New face of dairy farming is water smart

Friday 11 August 2017
Like many young dairy farmers, Duncan Crawford is convinced the efficient use of water is key to securing his industry’s future in Goulburn Valley.

Program affords more family time

Tuesday 15 August 2017
With four children under the age of five, sleep is a precious commodity for Tongala dairy farmer Scott Fitzgerald and his wife, Anna.

Cornella Creek landholders invited to find out about new rural drainage scheme

Thursday 27 July 2017
Cornella Creek landholders are invited to a community information session in Colbinabbin on August 16 to provide feedback on a new drainage proposal for their district.

Pick up tips on effective farm management over dinner

Friday 14 July 2017
Young farmers and other agriculture industry professionals are being urged to get in quickly for their chance to attend one of two free dinner workshops to be held in Numurkah and Benalla later this month.
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