Other Partners & Stakeholders

Barwon Coast also partners with a number of external stakeholders in managing the foreshore area:

  • Aboriginal Victoria
  • Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning- policies, legislation and governance
  • Parks Victoria- Barwon estuary management (Lake Connewarre system) and the Barwon Bluff Marine Sanctuary, Minah Street boat ramp and Pelican Court boat ramp
  • City of Greater Geelong - planning and local law compliance, pest plant and animal control, Ocean Grove boat ramp
  • Corangamite Catchment Management Authority - Estuary Watch and funding support
  • Department Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources - pest plant and animals
  • Transport Safety Victoria - Maritime safety
  • Wathaurung Aboriginal Corporation - Aboriginal cultural heritage
  • Bellarine Catchment Network - natural resource management
  • Surf Coast & Inland Plains Network - natural resource management
  • BirdLife Australia - Beach nesting bird management
  • Zoos Victoria, AGL Marine Response Unit - marine mammal assistance
  • Victorian Fisheries Authority 
  • Victoria Police & Water Police - compliance and community support

Agencies working together to keep our waterways safe - Community Boating Day Ocean Grove