East Gippsland Conservation Management Network

We are a community run charity who work with everybody to look after East Gippsland’s unique environment……..

CLICK HERE to read our latest project report on the natural values contained within land under the jurisdiction of the East Gippsland Shire council

more details to come……..


2022 is shaping up to be our biggest year of conservation projects ever!

Rainforest, Rare Plants, Owls, Deer, Tree Ferns, Fire Recovery, Restoration, Research, Traditional Owner partnerships and threatened species management and are just some of the things we are up to….

But, we cant do it without you!

Its time to renew your membership of the Network to support the work we do…


 Please support our work by becoming an EGCMN MEMBER 

Read our  NEWS LETTER here


For other news, updates and conservation related info please visit our EGCMN FACEBOOK page


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EGCMN runs projects that look after, and connect people with our unique natural environment and its threatened conservation values.

Some of our current projects:

All EGCMN work is partnership based and run on a cooperative basis. We believe working with people is the best way to achieve sustainable long term conservation outcomes.

Do you see a conservation project need in East Gippsland? Or do you just want to get involved? Please get in touch.

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Fire is a natural ecosystem process in all Australian vegetation communities, but its role, positive or negative, is complex and largely dependant on the ecosystem in question, their historical, current and future fire regimes and what the management aims are.

Just as for human built assists, fire can be an important tool but also a bad master….some systems ‘need’ fire where as others do not.

The EGCMN are involved in number of fire related research projects and maintain a key interest in understanding fire in the context of ecosystem management and human community safety.

As an evidence based organisation we are always keen to learn more and welcome opportunities to collaborate with others.