d June, 2011 | National Irrigators Council

Yarra’s prize makes mockery of Murray-Darling “crisis”

The short-listing of Melbourne’s Yarra River for the International Riverprize, billed as the “world’s most prestigious environmental prize”, just goes to highlight how farcical the debate over river health has become. The National...

Recommendations hit the right note – now it’s Government’s turn

Recommendations from the Regional Australia committee on the proposed Murray Darling Basin Plan have been welcomed by irrigators but will mean nothing unless acted upon by Government. The National Irrigators’ Council has congratulated Chair Tony Windsor and the...