30 August 18

ACF response to Productivity Commission draft five-year assessment of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan

State governments need to lift their game if the Basin Plan is going to deliver the benefits promised to the environment and communities.

01 August 18

"People who care need to fight for our waterways"

Jenny George talks about the changes she has seen along the Cockburn River over her lifetime.

11 July 18

Lifeblood Alliance statement: Transparency and the Murray-Darling Basin Plan

The health and resilience of the rivers, wetlands and lakes in the Basin continue to degrade under the current governance structures.

29 May 18

"Aboriginal people feel lost without their rivers"

Brendan Kennedy, a Traditional Owner raised on Tati Tati country, talks about cultural flows

07 May 18

Cut to Murray-Darling water recovery targets reckless

ACF will continue to work with people across the basin to insist on the restoration of our rivers, wetlands and communities.

04 May 18

Basin Plan water recovery cut should be deferred until proper scrutiny is ensured

The move to reduce the Southern Basin environmental water recovery target by 605 billion litres is highly premature and environmental reckless and should be deferred.

01 May 18

May Day action for the Murray

Farmers, fishers, environmentalists, artists and other local community members will gather at the Murray Mouth on May Day to send an SOS to Canberra ahead of a crucial vote. 

Give our thirsty rivers a proper drink

Tell Tony Burke and David Littleproud to secure enough water for communities and wildlife across the Murray-Darling Basin
15 February 18

NSW Government’s Murray-Darling Basin Plan withdrawal threat shows it’s in bed with big irrigators

NSW must implement the Basin Plan in full and on time, protect water for rivers and stop dodgy dealings on the Murray-Darling

14 February 18

Senate protects Murray-Darling water recovery

Proposed water recovery cuts would have been devastating for the Darling River system and communities downstream of Bourke.