13 February 2018
Grant applications are now being accepted through Melbourne Water’s Living Rivers program. Funding is on offer to councils, as well as expertise and guidance to build understanding, skills and commitment to manage stormwater within an integrated water management approach.
Approximately $1.5 million will be available to local governments for stormwater management projects that improve the health of waterways and the bays, support the liveability of local places, and enable thriving landscapes.
Living Rivers are seeking projects that address:
As in previous rounds, a 1:1 co-funding commitment from your council is required. Collaboration between other partners, such as water retailers, developers and other authorities, is also encouraged.