‘Special interests’ took water in secret, says Helen Dalton

"RAIN will not end drought conditions across southern NSW if the NSW Government allow special interests to secretly siphon off water before it reaches the river," Member for Murray Helen Dalton says.

Mrs Dalton's comments on Monday followed the leaking of emails that revealed NSW Government tried to justify its decision to lift an embargo on floodplain harvesting in the northern basin, after giving the green light for irrigators to divert the rainwater.

Sunraysia Daily

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