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.
New hope for critically endangered frog species
Researchers from the Department of Environment Land Water and Planning and Melbourne University are preparing to establish an insurance population of the Spotted Tree Frog to safeguard the ongoing survival of the critically endangered species.
Victorian Water Accounts 2018–19 now available
Victoria’s water availability, distribution and use for the 2018–19 year
Cleaning blitz for Melbourne waterways
Creating jobs for Victorians and providing real benefits for our community