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ABC's Water News

  • Water plant still produces quality after 50 years

    After 50 years the water treatment plant in the Derwent Valley still produces quality for southern Tasmania.

  • Don't muddy the water trigger protections

    Senators will this week debate changes to the "water trigger" legislation, but they must not fall for Tony Abbott's "one-stop-shop" slogan.

    The Government is working under the guise of reducing red tape when what will actually happen is the watering down of legislation that offers some environmental oversight and protection.

    I was instrumental in introducing the existing legislation and it would be a retrograde step to wind it back.

  • Water Trigger repeal warning

    Former Federal New England MP Tony Windsor is warning the Abbott Government that its proposal to hand environmental approvals back to states could provoke unrest.