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The Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) website is provided for the purpose of disseminating information free of charge for the benefit of the public.

The quality and accuracy of the information on this website is monitored and regularly updated, however users should exercise their own independent skill and judgement, and understand the limitations of the content.

Reasonable steps will be taken to monitor and update the quality and accuracy of information on this website regularly however, the MDBA does not warrant or guarantee:

  • the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of the information or on any linked site
  • that the content will not infringe any third party intellectual property rights
  • that the content will be free from defects, viruses, third party interception or other security threats or vulnerabilities including those which could cause loss or damage to you,

and accepts no legal liability to any person arising directly or indirectly from using the information.

While the MDBA makes every effort to ensure the information is accurate and up-to-date:

  • it is not a substitute for independent professional advice
  • users should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances.

The content may include the views or recommendations of third parties. This material is provided in good faith but does not necessarily reflect the views of the MDBA or indicate commitment to a particular course of action .

Always check the information

The information available through this website:

  • is general information provided by the MDBA consistent with its statutory role under the Water Act 2007 (Cth), including in relation to the dissemination of information relating to Basin water resources and water-dependent ecosystems
  • may not have been produced by the MDBA
  • is subject to the uncertainties of scientific and technical research
  • may not be accurate, current or complete
  • may be subject to change without notice.

MDBA website security

The MDBA applies a range of security practices and procedures to protect its website and the information you provide from unauthorised access.

However, users should be aware that the World Wide Web is an insecure public network that gives rise to a potential risk that a user's transactions are being viewed, intercepted or modified by third parties or that files which the user downloads may contain computer viruses, disabling codes, worms or other devices or defects.

The MDBA accepts no liability for any interference with or damage to a user's computer system, software or data occurring in connection with or relating to this website or its use.

Users should be aware of the risks associated with using this website. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from this site is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage the user's computer system, software or data.

Links to external web sites

This web site contains links to other web sites that are external to the MDBA. The MDBA takes reasonable care when linking to other websites but has no direct control over the content of the linked web sites, or the changes that may occur to the content on those web sites, or the security arrangements applying to those web sites. It is the responsibility of users to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and completeness of information contained on linked external web sites.

Links to external web sites do not constitute an endorsement or a recommendation of any material on those websites or of any third party products or services offered by, from or through those websites. Users of links provided by this website are responsible for being aware of which organisation is hosting the website they visit.

We make every reasonable effort to maintain links to current and accurate information.

Contact us

We are always keen to receive your ideas and feedback. You have any comments or questions please phone us on 1800 230 067, or find out other ways to contact us.

Updated: 20 Dec 2021