A well known cotton grower who fronted an industry campaign to discredit the government's environmental water buy back scheme has been fined for stealing water.
$112 million has been allocated in the Victorian Budget 2022/23 to manage water sustainably into the future – maintaining green spaces, supporting farmers, and securing the drinking water supply.
Traditional owners hope the declaration of a new national park in WA's Kimberley region will create jobs and protect the river system from future development.
Northern Rivers rice growers who lost half their crops in the recent floods say they have been dealt another blow.
In 2007, Perth all but secured its drinking water supply for the future thanks to early investments in technologies like seawater desalination. But trickling away in the background is a serious water problem the city is yet to solve.
The National Irrigators’ Council (NIC) has today asked both major parties and all candidates at the upcoming Federal Election to put aside partisan fighting over the Murray-Darling Basin Plan and water policy.