Photo by Josh Smith.

The Darling River in western NSW

Did you know?

The Murray–Darling Basin Authority publishes numerous research and technical reports, educational material and extensive information on the Basin for communities, governments, industry and students. 

The Publications store contains not only reports of the MDBA but also brochures and other communication items. 

These publications are available to download however, if you experience any difficulties with accessing any of these publications contact for an alternative format.

Copyright information for MDBA publications and reports can be found here.

You can explore our environmental and spatial data in the environmental data portal.

The Knowledge and Information Directory contains research, reports and information used in the development and implementation of the Basin Plan and other MDBA programs.

Recent publications

Sharing the water — one hundred years of River Murray politics

Conflict over the control and sharing of the waters of the River Murray was one of the most...

Hydrological modelling for the Northern Basin - full report

Full report describing the model, data and assumptions underpinning the hydrological modelling...

Moira Private Irrigation District water trading rules

Water trading rules for Moira Private Irrigation District

Murray-Darling Basin sticker mapping activity

Cartography by stickers. Each student requires a blank map and a sticker sheet. They research...