Far-western NSW (2015). Photo by Josh Smith.

The Darling River

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

A survey of Aboriginal water interests - summary

This report is a summary of a socio-economic survey of Aboriginal water-related interests in the...

Northern Basin Review report

The report will cover the fundamentals of the Northern Basin Review, the proposed...

An independent review of the social and economic modelling for Northern Basin Review

A report prepared by the University of New England on the social and economic work conducted for...

Lower Balonne Floodplain grazing model report

This report examines the impact of various levels of water recovery on floodplain grazing using...