Murray Darling Wetlands Working Group


Community understanding, caring and rehabilitation of wetland environments.


Restoring wetlands of the Murray-Darling Basin and improving the management of wetlands throughout the catchment by linking community involvement with best scientific understanding.

Conservation Goals

  • Promote and implement ecologically sound management of Murray-Darling Basin wetlands to optimise their environmental values.
  • Promote the sustainable utilisation of wetlands and water resources.

Specifically, we:

  • Restore and improve the ecological health of floodplain wetlands along the southern Murray-Darling Basin, including the headwaters of the Great Dividing Range; the floodplains and the rain fed wetlands (not connected to rivers).