The Rural
Tuesday, 5 December 2023

Councils beg government to reconsider water buyback plan

Jamieson Murphy
Updated October 10 2023 - 6:19pm, first published 2:01pm

Councils have begged the Albanese government to reconsider its plan for more water buyback, after watching hundreds of jobs, families and school students leave their already small communities last time the policy was enforced.

Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

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