Urgent work is underway to restore Murray River flows as drinking water supplies dry up

Chris McLennan
Updated February 2 2023 - 2:01pm, first published 1:40pm
The Mildura Weir is being hurriedly replaced in the Murray River now the flood has passed and the flood response is threatening local drinking water supplies.
The Mildura Weir is being hurriedly replaced in the Murray River now the flood has passed and the flood response is threatening local drinking water supplies.

Water authorities have been accused of waiting too long to reinstate Murray River flows after the flooding emergency had passed.

Chris McLennan

Chris McLennan

National Rural Property Writer

ACM national rural property writer based in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. Career journalist. Multi award winner.

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