Funding will soon flow for the South West Loddon Pipeline, creating more than 130 local jobs, with the Australian and Victorian governments agreeing to a schedule for delivery of the project.
Previously unallocated water from the Gulf water catchment is being made available by the QLD Government to support business and jobs growth in the region.
Nine small and medium businesses will share in more than $800,000 in initial grant funding to develop innovative solutions to challenges in water markets and biosecurity, as part of the Australian Government’s Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII).
Queensland’s production nurseries are experiencing firsthand the consequences of the QLD State Government not listening to industry’s water use needs.
Murrumbidgee Irrigation (MI) took the opportunity to demonstrate to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) the importance of water to the MIA when they visited the region.
The Australian Government Department of Agriculture and Water Resources continues to work collaboratively with the Queensland Government to determine the origin of the outbreak of white spot disease in prawn farms in south-east Queensland.
Victorian irrigators can stay up to date with current trends in water trading across the state with the release of the 2015-16 Victorian Water Trading Annual Report.