News - Barwon through Geelong

CALLING ALL LANDHOLDERS ALONG THE UPPER BARWON RIVER

28 January 2021

Barwon River Corangamite CMA is looking to design approaches to protect the Barwon River and are seeking to engage, in the first instance, the landholders along the Upper Barwon section of the river....

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STAYING SAFE ON THE BARWON THROUGH GEELONG THIS SUMMER

22 January 2021

Barwon River through Geelong The Barwon River in Geelong is one of our greatest natural assets. Sections of the River still retain many of the natural habitat values in the stream side and channel...

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“Boosting Recreational Water Use Initiative” for the Barwon River through Geelong

21 August 2020

Canoe landing at Balyang Sanctuary The Corangamite CMA is the land and waterway manager for the Barwon River through Geelong/ This entails approximately a 10km stretch of river corridor reserves from...

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Recycled timber creates new reel estate for fish

28 February 2020

Fish populations in the Barwon River through Geelong have new underwater habitat thanks to the creative repurposing of timber saved from road construction projects. A dozen root-balls, or snags...

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Barwon River through Geelong re-opened after blue-green algae outbreak

7 February 2020

Corangamite Catchment Management Authority has re-opened the Barwon River in Geelong for in-water activities following a blue-green algae outbreak last week. The Barwon River was closed last Friday...

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Local volunteers help monitor platypus numbers

12 December 2019

Corangamite Catchment Management Authority has partnered with the Australian Platypus Conservancy to launch an innovative new program for citizen scientists to keep track of platypus numbers. ...

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