The restoration of the 8,750 hectare Wetlands is a project of national scientific significance and is the largest wetland restoration project in the Southern Hemisphere.


Land Management

Land management activities focus on protecting and enhancing existing wetland, grassland and woodland vegetation, encouraging natural regeneration, managing pest plant, pest animal and aquatic species. Management tools include fire, slashing, spraying, compete planting, monitoring, research and grazing. These are all integrated to improve the overall biodiversity of the site.

Land Management functions include;

  • Pest Animal Management
  • Fire Management
  • Grazing Management
  • Pest Plant Management
  • Asset and infrastructure development and maintenance


Future Land Use Strategy