Namoi Valley irrigators have won a tick of approval from the water compliance agency for their actions during a recent river flow.
SA Water Minister David Speirs says federal Labor's plans to make changes to the Murray-Darling Basin Plan are cause for concern, as "SA will suffer the most as a result".
The Labor party has promised to make major changes to the Murray-Darling Basin plan if it gains power at the federal election.
The CEWH says legislative change would be required to supply water to northern Victorian dairy farmers
A NORTHERN NSW cotton producer has been found guilty of illegally extracting water out of the Barwon River.
During a visit to the Riverland, national drought coordinator Major General Stephen Day met with irrigator representatives and key regional figures.
THE Australian Greens have released draft terms of reference for a federal Royal Commission into the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.