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.
Basin Ministerial Council Meets
Agreements reached by Basin States at the December Murray-Darling Basin Ministerial Council.
Prepare for power outages
Power outages can be caused by extreme weather such as lightning, floods, heatwaves, bushfires or high winds, trees coming into contact with powerlines, wildlife interference or car accidents. We want to ensure Victorians are informed about power
Free seaside activities in January
Join a fishing workshop, discover a rockpool or learn how to paddle in a canoe in some of the free activities on offer in this season's Summer by the Sea program. Suitable for children, adults and people of all abilities and backgrounds, Summer by