Our Mission

Protecting Water Quality

Protecting water quality in the Werribee River, other local waterways and wetlands flowing to the coastline and into Port Phillip Bay

Re-establish natural habitat

Promoting the re-establishment of natural habitat for wildlife in the Werribee River catchment

Attractive natural places

Providing attractive natural places for people to access and enjoy


Providing educational programs about environmentally sustainable practices, educating a growing and diverse population living in the west of Melbourne

Learn about our:

Landcare Groups

Landcare Groups


Litter Groups


Get Involved!


Education Programs

The Werribee River Association acknowledges the Bunurong, Woiworung and Wadawurrung Peoples as the traditional custodians of the land and waterways surrounding the Werribee River. We pay our respect to elders past, present and emerging and recognise 60,000+ years of connection to and care for country.


Our website is currently getting a facelift – so please bare with us as we endeavour to improve our information and access to some great resources to tools and help you to connect to and protect the waterways of the west.