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.
Waterways Frontage Protection Program a Success
This successful project will help protect the important habitat for platypus.
Protecting Recreational And Aboriginal Water Values
The new law passed the Upper House on 15 August 2019.
How fire and grazing can help a vulnerable lizard
To mark World Lizard Day (Wednesday 14 August), we’re looking at new research by DELWP scientists about the nationally vulnerable Striped Legless Lizard.
Port Fairy Pilot Wave Energy Project decommissioned
13 August 2019. Planning is underway to remove and tow the bioWAVE unit from waters to the west of Port Fairy to the Port of Portland where it will be dismantled and then recycled. This operation may be visible to some communities in the area, but