Call for action on plan
No more water can be retrieved from NSW or Victoria, with the country already ‘‘suffering’’ at the hands of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, according to the Speak Up Campaign.
The Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority has said additional funding and support was being explored to develop a new lower Goulburn River flows study and long-term environmental monitoring program to investigate the effects of unseasonal high flows on river banks, water quality, native fish and vegetation.
Victorian irrigators continue to bear the brunt of environmental obligations under the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, delivering almost three-quarters of the environmental water in a dry year.
To most of us, the green slime that gathers on sticks, logs and rocks in our rivers is simply something we keep away from to avoid slipping and falling in.
A number of retired farmers have received a masterclass in drones, courtesy of Goulburn-Murray Water’s Survey Services team.
More than half a billion dollars is set to be injected into the National Water Infrastructure Development Fund to bolster the delivery of transformational water projects for regional communities.
More than 2192 days and $8billion, plus countless meetings and hours of debate — yet the questions about the Murray-Darling Basin Plan continue.
Carp culling plans continue to make a splash, as experts warn infecting the species with a herpes virus will only provide a short-term solution.
For Caniambo farmer Sarah Kealey, the 20km round trip to the Goulburn Main Channel is a familiar one.
Protection of rural communities is a non-negotiable component of additional criteria for recovering more water under the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, according to regional leaders.
Ben Leversha kicked off a career in farming with a ute, a shovel and enough wheat bags to sow just 30ha — now he is a state champion in the Rural Water Awards for the innovative irrigation practices he has brought to his large Loddon Valley cropping property.
A Barmah farmer has been left frustrated by recent comments from Federal Water Minister David Littleproud, accusing him of missing the point at a recent Deniliquin meeting.
The Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority is looking for farmers and other agricultural sector workers to be part of the new Goulburn Broken Sustainable Agriculture Advisory Group.
A VERDICT of not guilty to both attempted murder and murder was handed down to the Deniliquin woman who murdered her son in the Murray River last year.
Due to heavy rainfall and resulting flood waters, roads across the region are closed with motorists and residents urged to take care in this treacherous weather. More than 50 mm has fell in the last 24 hours with more rain forecasted. Motorists...
Emergency services were called to a two-car collision at the intersection of Webb Rd and McEwen Rd in Kyabram at approximately 9:15pm. The incident involved a family of five in a station wagon and three young females in a sedan. Police have...