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From source to sea, a marathon journey!

British Paralympic athlete Karen Darke is hand-cycling the length of the Murray River! That’s 2,300 river km or about 1400 road km. Whilst cycling, she is making a radio program for the BBC called ‘From Source to Sea via Me’. 364 more words

Caring For Our Planet

Keeping the Murray-Darling Basin Plan on track

Is the Murray-Darling Basin Plan on track to deliver its outcomes? Yes, the Basin Plan has been signed as an overall framework, but the devil is in the detail as it is gradually implemented on the ground! 365 more words

Caring For Our Planet

Nick Xenophon's water policies: All you need to know

By Giorgina McKay.

Nick Xenophon, leader of the Nick Xenophon Team (NXT) and SA-BEST, has vowed to make water one of his parties major policies ahead of the March state election. 259 more words

State Election

A Guide To The Murray Darling Basin Plan

Right. Sit up straight. Pay attention. If you’re like me, you barely made it past the title of the page. I know it’s important for farmers and wildlife and, well, … 1,248 more words

Deep Dive

Weekly News Summary (3 - 8 Feb)

Closing The Gap ‘Abandoned’
The ‘Closing The Gap’ policy was first put forward by Kevin Rudd as a measure to reduce inequalities in health, education and employment. 1,267 more words

Weekly News

Murray-Darling Basin. From the ABC online.

The head of the Murray-Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) has said the historic agreement to protect Australia’s iconic river system for the environment and agriculture is in danger of collapse. 901 more words