News - Climate Change

Corangamite CMA moves to solar power

7 January 2019

The solar panels have been installed on a tilt frame orientated 10° north to maximise solar production throughout all months of the year. The Corangamite CMA recently installed a 30kW Solar...

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Saving water with compost and wine

29 October 2018

The Corangamite CMA is working with Bannockburn Vineyards to apply compost under vine in a 5 Acre Shiraz block and 50% of a 3 Acre Sauvignon Blanc block in mid Spring 2018. Soil moisture probes/sensors...

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Water smart pig farming

27 September 2018

The Protecting the Environment via On-farm Water Efficiency Project, delivers a number of on-farm pilot activities testing the viability and effectiveness of modernised on- farm water capture technologies...

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Calling for expressions of interest for farm water efficiency incentives

19 December 2017

Corangamite Catchment Management Authority is inviting farmers to take up incentives to improve on-farm water management.The incentive program is part of a joint Corangamite CMA, industry, government...

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Curdies and Gellibrand Estuary Management Plans

11 December 2017

The Corangamite CMA has prepared Estuary Management Plans (EMPs) for two iconic estuaries in the region’s southwest - the Curdies and Gellibrand. Through a collaborative process and with the...

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Rain, bale or shine….it’s time to read Farm Talk

26 October 2017

We are pleased to announce the release of the second edition of Farm Talk. Farm Talk provides an opportunity to showcase the fantastic and innovative work land managers are doing to enhance our soils,...

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Western District Lakes adaptation pathways

18 September 2017

The Western District Lakes are an iconic feature of the region’s landscape. They define what we visualise when we think about the Victorian Volcanic Plains, they have highly significant cultural...

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