DELWP is coordinating management options, with support from local government and authorities and in consultation with the broader Bendigo community.
Our Catchments, Our Communities is the first statewide strategy for integrated catchment management in Victoria. It has been developed by the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and catchment management authorities (CMAs) to strengthen integrated catchment management across Victoria.
Communities in 11 municipalities can now apply for a grant to implement sustainable water management practices at sport and recreation facilities.
The Victorian government has developed the Victorian Floodplain Management Strategy to help communities be better prepared for future floods.
Targeted rebates on water saving products for those most in need.
The renewal of Victoria's water corporation boards will help meet future water challenges.