Welcome to Goulburn Valley Environment Group

 

The Goulburn Valley Environment Group is a not-for-profit community environment and conservation organisation based in the Goulburn Valley in northern Victoria.

 

GVEG was formed in 1990 by passionate local people who care about the very special environment of the Goulburn and Murray valleys.

 

Please explore some of our projects and campaigns from the past, checkout what we are doing right now, and fiind out what is in store for the future!

 

 

 

 


 

We Rambled the Reedy


Ramble the Reedy 2

 

Steve Wilson from the GBCMA led an entertaining and educative ramble at the Reedy Swamp with about 30 in attendance. John Laing also presented and discussed his collection of local “critters’ during our BBQ. Special thanks to these two highly credentialed speakers. 

 

Further information gveg.org.au or 58269557

 


 

2017 Presidents Report

 

GVEG 2017 Pres report (63kb)

 

 


Photo accreditations:

Spinifex Savanna by Thomas Schoch / CC BY

Macquarie Marshes Nature Reserve by Cameron Muir CC BY

Eastern Quoll by Michael Barritt & Karen May CC BY

LATEST NEWS

 

2017 AGM

Rushworth Community House

 

The AGM followed a community Tree Planting in Rushworth event

 

Elected Office Bearers


President:

John Pettigrew 

 

Vice-President:

Terry Court

 

Minute Secretary/Treasurer:

Iris Ambrose

 

Committee:

John Laing, Louise Costa-Pelle, Doug Robinson, Melissa Stagg and Ian Christoe 

 

Guest Speaker:

Sharon Terry spoke on the Management of Feral horses in the Barmah National Park. Sharon has for almost a decade represented GVEG on various government committees addressing this issue spoke on the ongoing damage to the sensitive wetlands with-in the Park and the challenges convincing government to act. GVEG are expecting a decision from Minister D’Ambrosio to be made shortly, but as time elapses so does our confidence in the Victorian government willingness to address the issue.