yarra river

Yarra Falls

The new Yarra River Bill marries an innovative ‘legal rights for nature’ approach with conventional land use planning.

Anyone who lives in Melbourne knows the Yarra River. Home to platypus, kingfishers and galaxia fish, it’s also a place where boaters, fishers, rowers, cyclists and walkers all spend time. The Yarra is Melbourne’s lifeblood.

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