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Tuesday, July 25
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Mostly clear 12°C 22% 44% icon
NE 14km/h 9°C 80%
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NNE 15km/h 10°C 67%
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NNE 8km/h 8°C 82%
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Wednesday, July 26
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WNW 6km/h 5°C 95%
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WNW 6km/h 5°C 98%
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W 20km/h 9°C 70%
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WSW 8km/h 8°C 86%
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SW 6km/h 6°C 98%
Thursday, July 27
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SSW 1km/h 1°C 100%
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SE 1km/h 0°C 100%
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Murray-Darling Basin: angry communities call for inquiry after Four Corners pumping revelations

10:29 EST

Broken Hill's Mayor has joined other angry community leaders in calling for an inquiry into the operation of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Irrigation lobbyists offered access to confidential government documents

07:05 EST

The top water bureaucrat in NSW, Gavin Hanlon, has been secretly recorded offering to confidentially share internal government information with irrigation lobbyists — documents he proposed to strip of government logos and share via a special Dropbox account — to assist their lobbying against the contentious Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Taxpayer-purchased water intended for rivers harvested by irrigators

07:04 EST

Billions of litres of water purchased by taxpayers to save Australia's inland rivers are instead being harvested by some irrigators to boost cotton-growing operations, in a policy failure that threatens to undermine the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan.