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Funding - Sustaining the Basin: Irrigated Farm Modernisation

New funding rounds - Round 4 closes on Wednesday 13 May 2015 and Round 5 closes on Wednesday 29 July 2015. Under the new funding rounds, this program has expanded the eligible areas to include the Barwon - Darling catchment. Fore more details email:

11 Mar 2015

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City of Sydney Grants

The City of Sydney has 15 grants and sponsorship programs that support initiatives and projects that build the social, cultural, environmental and economic life of the city. Through these programs the City provides financial and in‐kind support for a diverse range of projects. Download the guidelines.

06 Feb 2015

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Australia's water use highest in years

Australian water consumption peaked at just under 20,000 gigalitres - or 20 billion litres - in 2012-13, the largest water use measured since the start of the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) annual water account series in 2008-09. This is up by over a third on 2011-12 consumption which was around 9.5 billion litres.

04 Dec 2014

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Funding On-Farm Irrigation Efficiency Program Round 5

Round 5 of the On-Farm Irrigation Efficiency Program is now open for applications. Closing: 19/03/2015 - 04:00 pm The areas eligible to apply for funding are the NSW Murray, Murrumbidgee, and Lower Darling (south of Menindee Lakes) river catchments of the Southern Basin NSW zone of the Murray-Darling Basin. The Australian Government will work together with the NSW Government, delivery partner organisations and irrigators to deliver a programme to implement on-farm irrigation infrastructure projects.

26 Nov 2014

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Water Grant Funds

Councils and water corporations can apply for funding of up to $250,000 to help develop whole-of-water-cycle management plans for localised areas. Water Minister Peter Walsh said the plans were a detailed analysis of a town or area's overall water balance, looking at risks and opportunities in safeguarding water supplies to ensure it remained liveable through future droughts. The Victorian Government has allocated $1.5 million to the new Living Regions initiative. Submissions close 1 December 2014

04 Nov 2014

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