• Sustainable Rural Water Use and Infrastructure Program - financial management, reporting, monitoring and evaluation • Water Recovery Strategy, reporting and scenario planning for financial management and water recovery • SDL Adjustment Mechanism supply measure and constraints projects in NSW, Victoria and SA - assessment and implementation, including Menindee Lakes project • Other environmental based project work including SA Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth Recovery Project, SA Healthy Coorong, Healthy Basin Project, SA Water Management Solutions, SA Flows for the Future Project, NSW Toorale Project, and ACT Healthy Waterways Project • Delivery of the Murray-Darling Basin Aboriginal Water Entitlements Project • Manage the conveyance process for acquisition of water entitlements and transfer to the Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder • Implementation with NSW and Queensland of “toolkit” environmental works and measures from the Northern Basin Review • Assessment and funding for the implementation of works projects under the May 2018 Commitments Package, including at Cunnamulla and at Wilcannia to support cultural gatherings and low impact water recreation, including the Wilcannia Weir Project. • Implementation of measures as part of the Government’s response to the Independent assessment of the 2018-19 fish deaths in the lower Darling (Vertessy Report), including the design and delivery of the Fencing Northern Basin Riverbanks Program, assessment and funding for the establishment of native fish hatcheries in St George and Menindee, and various fish passage works in the Lower Darling. • Driving and supporting strategic policy development on northern Basin issues • Assessment of state performance under the IGA on implementing Murray Darling Basin Reforms • Management of the Murray Darling Basin Economic Development Program • Advice on socio-economic impacts of water reforms in the MDB, including developing Government responses to reports on socio-economic conditions.

Further information

  • Postal Address

    GPO Box 858 Canberra ACT 2601 Australia

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