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A participating community in a sustainable future.


Promote sustainable development and management of our natural resources for the benefit of the whole community.


  • Relevance and timeliness.
  • Proactive participation.
  • Visibility and being understood.
  • Local ownership and being part of the community.
  • Harnessing the communities energy and passion.


  • An Healthy environment that supports a full range of plants and animals.
  • Recognition of the needs of different cultures.
  • Individual and community well being.
  • OLW is a caretaker for the future.
  • Equity amongst people.
  • Community participation in decision making.
  • Economic stability.

Ord Land and Water was formed in March of 1998 by the local community as a means to ensure, especially through community participation, sustainable natural resource management in the Ord River Irrigation Area and environs of Kununurra.

Latest News

25th Anniversary Landcare grants 2014-15

Ord Land and Water has been successful in gaining a $20,000 grant to map and control the weed lantana on properties just to the north of Kununurra. Lantana is a highly invasive weed and has infested many areas in Queensland and NSW.» More