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State Government of Victoria

Have you considered being on a Victorian Water or Catchment Board?

15 February 2017

The Victorian Government is committed to community engagement and increasing diversity in water sector leadership. This will encourage new ideas and ensure we best reflect our diverse communities.

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning is:

  • promoting board opportunities to talented candidates from all walks of life;
  • increasing diversity on boards including the number of women and Aboriginal Victorians in the water and catchment sector; and
  • encouraging and attracting talented candidates to apply in regional Victoria.

Board Directors come from all walks of life, including farmers, small business owners, project managers and other professionals.

If you have experience in one or more of the following disciplines, you should consider contributing your skills on a Water Corporation or Catchment Management Authority board:

  • Financial and commercial management
  • Community engagement
  • Land and water management
  • Climate change adaptation
  • Strategy and business management
  • Infrastructure and project management
  • Primary production
  • Public administration and governance
  • Environmental or natural resources management.

Expressions of Interest close on 3 April, 2017

For further information, please contact Vesna Kebakoska – 03 9938 6807 or Yvette Baker – 03 9637 8398

If you are interested in being contacted when board appointments become available, please email your name and contact details to


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