Quick turnaround for channel upgrades
About 500m of channel has been decommissioned and a number of Rochester irrigators connected to a 500m gravity pipeline, all within 10 days.
An election promise to established a new statutory water authority, dubbed the National Water Grid, should be met with some caution says the Speak Up group.
‘‘If Sussan Ley is defeated it will mean almost certain defeat of the ScoMo government. That may happen anyway, and if we’re in the frying pan now a Shorten government would be the fire.’’
A review of water trading must be undertaken by the next federal government, regardless of who is in power, according to Speak Up.
Mid-May traditionally marks a shift in the activities of Goulburn-Murray Water.
Roz Berryman is worried about the future of irrigated agriculture.
Goulburn-Murray Water has advertised the eight senior executive positions that will be established in a new-look corporation.
Northern Victoria and southern Riverina will be the ‘‘sacrificial lambs’’ of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan if Federal Labor water policy is implemented, water leaders have warned.
Goulburn-Murray Water is reminding customers of their water management options as the irrigation season draws to a close on May 15.
Future primary producers have been gifted an opportunity according to Toolamba fruit grower Peter Hall, who says irrigation modernisation will build a stronger industry.
A guarantee of no negative impacts from delivering the 450Gl of ‘up-water’, retaining the cap on buybacks and addressing delivery constraints and losses are top of the National Irrigators’ Council’s election wish list.
A new statutory water authority, dubbed the National Water Grid, will be established if the Coalition wins government, Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has announced.
NSW State Member for Murray Helen Dalton has called for a holistic approach to water management, calling for a 10-year commitment to a new native fish strategy.
An Australian Auditor-General report into the buyback of water entitlements will be handed down before the end of the year.
An Undera footballer is fighting for his life after an incident during a Kyabram District League reserves game against Violet Town last Saturday.
THE Echuca mother charged over her daughter’s death in 2008 has walked free from court. Tania Walker, 35, charged with child homicide of 23-month-old Angela Bannister, appeared in Bendigo Magistrates Court on Tuesday for a bail application which...
The Clark family has always had firm plans for a future in the dairy industry.