Opinion

Time to speak up: water apartheid is Australia's dirty secret

By Erin O'Donnell, Kirsty Howey
July 4 2022 - 5:30am
Northern Australian jurisdictions need to deliver safe drinking water to all their citizens. Picture: AAP
Northern Australian jurisdictions need to deliver safe drinking water to all their citizens. Picture: AAP

Imagine, in Australia, having to buy bottled water just so you can have clean water to drink. Imagine in 2022, in Australia, Aboriginal communities still have to do that, because they don't have access to safe drinking water supplies.

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