News - Aboriginal Participation

Celebrating Water and Culture on the Moorabool

17 May 2019

On a beautiful Autumn day at Dog Rocks on the Morrabul Yaluk, Wadawurrung Traditional Owners joined community and agency with a love for the Moorabool River to celebrate Water and Culture and the recognition...

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Wadawurrung celebration of Water and Culture at Dog Rocks, Batesford

3 May 2019

To combat dry conditions and improve river health and habitat for native fish platypus and other species, Wathaurung Aboriginal Corporation (Wadawurrung) and Corangamite Catchment Management Authority...

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The “Living Moorabool”

27 November 2018

Workshop notes - Expanding the thinking of a possible future “Living Moorabool”. Artwork by Corrina Eccles. A group of passionate Moorabool River stakeholders gathered in Meredith last week to...

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Welcome announcement for the Barwon

11 October 2018

Minister for Water Lisa Neville joined Traditional Owners, community members and other stakeholders on the banks of the Barwon River in Geelong to announce a new Ministerial Advisory Committee (MAC)...

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CCMA Board strengthen their cultural understanding

1 June 2018

As part of this years Reconciliation Week, the Corangamite CMA Board held a Cultural Strengthening Workshop. In keeping with this years theme, Don't keep history a mystery; learn, share, grow,...

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Australian Indigenous Surfing Titles- 2018

31 May 2018

Male and Female junior category winners at the presentation ceremony This the Corangamite CMA once again sponsored the male and female junior categories at the Australian Indigenous Surfing Titles...

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Mooroobull Yaluk Kuwin River Day

17 May 2018

Earlier this year the CCMA and Wathaurung Aboriginal Corporation hosted a community fishing day "Mooroobull Yaluk Kuwin River Day" with the Wadawurrung community. The day was supported by FishCare...

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Wiyn-murrup Yangarramela wins

11 December 2017

Wiyn-murrup Yangarramela wins the 2017 Fire Awareness AwardThe Government and Industry Partnership Award recognises fire projects that demonstrate Government and Industry collaborating with communities...

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Minister Neville launches the Living Moorabool project

29 November 2017

Bruce Harwood, Mayor, City of Greater Geelong, Alice Knight, Chair, Corangamite Catchment Management Authority, Jo Plummer, Chair, Barwon Water, Lisa Neville, Victorian Water Minister, Byron Powell, Chair,...

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Geelong students celebrate National Water Week at Narana

21 November 2017

Seventy-five primary school students from Northern Bay College focussed on Indigenous culture as part of celebrations marking National Water Week’s theme - Water - the Heart of our Culture, at Narana...

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