Above is the Government’s Media Release with regards to the Murray Darling Basin Plan.

Without being too sceptical, I hope this is a step to ensure our farmers receive the water they so desperately need. It is one thing to be paying astronomical amounts for water, it is another to actually ensure they receive it.

Let’s hope this statement relieves our farmers of their concerns and that water will flow to those who need it.

The Murray Basin Plan must take an urgent approach to making the changes required to deliver fair and equitable water flows