Major Rain Drives Sydney Dam Levels to Four Year High

Sydney dam storages are at 95 per cent of storage capacity and climbing after a concerted rain event over the weekend generated the best inflows in six months, alleviating the drought for Sydney while much of regional NSW remains in drought. Minister for Water,...

NSW First in Australia Measuring Floodplain Harvesting

NSW will be the first state in Australia to measure floodplain harvesting as part of its historic water reform action plan. The Floodplain Harvesting Measurement Policy outlines how floodplain harvesting will be measured and monitored, in preparation for issuing...

$3 Million COVID-19 Stimulus for Scouts, Girl Guides and PCYC Clubs

A range of Scouts, Girl Guides, and PCYC facilities located on Crown land will get a boost with the NSW Government providing $3 million assistance from its COVID-19 stimulus program. Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said the funding would provide...