Stakeholders welcome $58.8m deal ensuring the ACT will meet its Murray-Darling Basin Plan obligations

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Updated April 3 2024 - 4:14pm, first published 3:45pm
Federal Water Minister Tanya Plibersek has sealed a "Bridging the Gap" deal with the ACT government.
Federal Water Minister Tanya Plibersek has sealed a "Bridging the Gap" deal with the ACT government.

Stakeholders have welcomed a "bridging the gap" agreement between the federal and ACT governments that will ensure the territory fulfils its water recovery obligations by returning 4.9 gigalitres of water a year to river flows.

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Jason Gregory

National Rural Affairs Writer

National rural affairs writer for ACM's agricultural print and digital publications, covering federal politics, agri-politics and life in the regions. 2023 National Rural Press Club award winner. Send story tips to jason.gregory@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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