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Journalists can contact the MDBA media team by calling 02 6279 0141 or emailing media@mdba.gov.au.

We are a small media team and do not monitor emails after hours (including weekends). For urgent issues please call 0407 054 234.

23 September 2022 Media centre

Releases from Hume Dam increase to create more airspace

The following can be attributed to Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) Executive Director of River Management Andrew Reynolds:  The MDBA is...

21 September 2022 Media centre

Joint media release: Dartmouth Dam to spill for the first time in 26 y...

After hovering around 99% capacity for 4 weeks, the largest water storage in the Murray–Darling Basin is expected to be flowing over the spillway...

06 September 2022 Media centre

Basin Heroes pilot program deepens water knowledge among Leeton studen...

Did you know that Fivebough Wetlands is of national and international significance? Whitton Murrami Public School students do, thanks to their Basin...

31 August 2022 Media centre

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE: Lock 11 closure today as removal of Mildura weir...

From 4.30pm today, lock 11 on the Murray River at Mildura will be closed as work begins to remove the Mildura weir. MDBA Senior Director of River...

25 August 2022 Media centre

Basin Officials Committee Communique – 21 July 2022 – Out of the BOCs

The Basin Officials Committee (BOC) met in Canberra on 21 July 2022 on the country of the First People of the Ngunnawal nation. The BOC welcomed...

24 August 2022 Media centre

Residents urged to monitor Mitta Mitta levels downstream of Dartmouth

The following can be attributed to Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) Executive Director of River Management Andrew Reynolds:  Communities,...

23 August 2022 Media centre

Joint media release: Mildura weir to be removed to make way for high r...

The Mildura weir will be temporarily removed to allow high Murray River flows to pass through, the Murray–Darling Basin Authority and Goulburn-Murray...

16 August 2022 Media centre

Murray–Darling Basin Authority Communique

The Murray–Darling Basin Authority met on 15 August 2022 on Ngunnawal Country (Canberra).  The ongoing wet conditions across the Basin were the...

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Read our #RiverMurrayWeeklyReport now https://t.co/f2qCaon8Ej Covering operations, flows, storage + rainfall. This week: #DartmouthDam valves shut as water continues to flow over the spillway. Darling #Baaka flows are boosting the Murray, averaging 61 GL/day at Wentworth. https://t.co/nFPNVHnxeC

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Find out the latest stats for Hume and Dartmouth Dam: 28 September 2022 https://t.co/sZg6qVhXQp #riveroperations #humedam #dartmouthdam https://t.co/FUZFtQG3Gi

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