Scientists monitoring the effectiveness of Commonwealth environmental water in the Murrumbidgee wetlands have recently recorded several important migratory birds in the Lowbidgee floodplain including the sharp-tailed sandpiper and common...
The closing date for submitting applications under Round Three of the Private Irrigation Infrastructure Operators Program has been extended to 2:00pm (Australian Eastern Standard Time), Tuesday 12 May 2015.
Round Three of the Private Irrigation Infrastructure Operators Program is now open for applications within the Murray and Murrumbidgee catchment in New South Wales. Applications close Thursday 30 April 2015.
Media release - A new five year monitoring plan for the Murray-Darling Basin announced today by the Commonwealth Government will provide unprecedented knowledge into the effectiveness of environmental watering.
Information about the funding conditions under the package can be obtained through Centrelink’s Farmer Assistance Line on 13 23 16.
It is important to note that the irrigation exclusion period commenced when the grant was paid to the recipient....
Members of the Lake Eyre Basin (LEB) Ministerial Forum have agreed that a key focus for governments over the coming two years will be to review and reset the underlying policies which govern the cross border management of the Lake Eyre Basin.