It marks a big win for family farmers.
Namoi Valley irrigators have won a tick of approval from the water compliance agency for their actions during a recent river flow.
The Labor party has promised to make major changes to the Murray-Darling Basin plan if it gains power at the federal election.
The CEWH says legislative change would be required to supply water to northern Victorian dairy farmers
A NORTHERN NSW cotton producer has been found guilty of illegally extracting water out of the Barwon River.
Calls to ban Australian cotton exports to save water in the Murray Darling Basin have been slammed by the industry.