themes and 69 actions under these themes where the investments will be made in water-related activities and the water sector. The themes are: 1) Climate change, 2) Waterway and catchment health, 3) Water for agriculture, 4) Resilient and liveable cities and towns, 5) Recognising and managing for Aboriginal values, 6) Recognising recreational values, 7) Water entitlements and planning, 8) Realising the potential of Victoria's water grid and water markets and 9) Jobs, economy and innovation.
will be invested by the Victorian Government over four years to deliver Water for Victoria.
to improve the health of our waterways and catchments.
to support irrigation modernisation projects and help irrigators improve on‑farm water use.
for rural water system upgrades in Wedderburn, Werribee and Bacchus Marsh.
to invest in practical programs to kick-start improvements to how we use Victoria’s water resources, such as preparing for climate change and drought, better water resource information and assessment, improving urban water management, the use of the water grid, and better recognising recreational water values.
to extend the water grid in South Gippsland.
to prepare Victorians for floods and emergencies.
to ensure Aboriginal values and knowledge are included in Victoria’s water management.