John Forrester

WRivA hosts the Werribee Riverkeeper through its affiliation with the international organisation, Waterkeeper Alliance. WRivA is based in the City of Wyndham but is engaged in the whole of the Werribee River catchment and beyond. WRivA also works on litter, plastic and waste through advocacy, research and practical action with Beach Patrol 3030, Love Our Street 3030, Love Our Street 3029 and acts as the 'Friends of Werribee River Park,' and 'Friends of Cobbledick's Ford.'

John's work focuses on:
· Providing attractive natural places from which people gain health and enjoyment
· Gaining resources and law reform for the Werribee River and its catchment
· Protecting water quality in the Werribee River, other local waterways and wetlands flowing to the coastline and into Port Phillip Bay
· Providing educational programs about environmentally sustainable practices, educating a growing and diverse population living in the west of Melbourne
· Promoting the re-establishment of natural habitat for wildlife in the Werribee River catchment


  • Street: PO Box 74
  • Postcode: 3030
  • City: WERRIBEE
  • State: Victoria


  • Telephone: 0401 854 560
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