Community organisations are encouraged to apply for funding from the $150,000 Coastcare Victoria Community Grants Program, which supports the conservation, restoration and rehabilitation of coastal and marine environments along Victoria's 2000km of coastline.
Community groups in the Barwon South West, Port Phillip and Gippsland regions can apply for up to $7500 to undertake projects that help protect and enhance the coastal and near-shore marine environment.
Applications open today and close 17 April 2016. Projects that will be completed by 31 December 2017 are eligible for funding.
Improving Environmental Outcomes For Gippsland Lakes
More than $270,000 in project grants will improve habitats, protect native wildlife and help preserve internationally-significant environment.
Improving the transparency of our water markets
The Victorian irrigation community is being asked to consider how the current water markets can be made more transparent, in a new options paper released today.
Increased diversity on Victoria's water sector boards
Victoria’s water sector boards now have greater diversity than ever before.