Join the Department of Environment Land, Water and Planning, the North East CMA and the Wangaratta Sustainability Network for a Macquarie perch reintroduction Community Event
When: Noon - 2.00 pm, Fri 5 May 2017
Where: Ovens River, Tarrawingee Reserve
Why: Participate in the release of adult and sub-adult Macquarie Perch translocated from Dartmouth Dam and learn more about this threatened species.
This event will also provide an opportunity to learn more about the:
• Role of the North East CMA in waterway management; and,
• Wangaratta Sustainability Network – Restoring our Waterways Carp control program.
NB: Free BBQ lunch included
To assist catering please RSVP by 2 May 2017 to: Glen.Johnson@delwp.vic.gov.au or 0418 501 936.
See attachment for location and map details.
The Macquarie Perch re-establishment project is jointly funded by the Victorian Government,
recreational fishing licence fees and the Target One Million Plan and the Australian Government's
National Landcare Programme in collaboration with the North East Catchment Management Authority.