ACT $58.8m 'bridging the gap' deal struck under Murray-Darling Basin Plan

Karen Barlow
April 2 2024 - 10:30pm

In a first under the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, the Albanese and ACT governments have reached a "bridging the gap" deal to make good on the territory's obligations to return 4.9 gigalitres of water a year to the struggling river system.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au

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