In pursuing its vision the Western Port Seagrass Partnership seeks to achieve the following overall objectives:
- To empower the community to be involved in natural resource planning, management and research in Western Port by providing high quality information and clear opportunities for participation.
- To provide leadership in developing innovative solutions and projects to tackle challenging natural resource management issues affecting Western Port.
- To encourage, guide and sponsor research into seagrass and the broader Western Port ecology to ensure decision making is based on sound scientific knowledge.
- To forge and support strategic partnerships between the community, Government and the private sector to accelerate the implementation of protective and restorative works in the catchment and bay.