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Risdon Brook Reservoir, Tasmania

TasWater – Potable Water for Irrigation

Can you tell me which irrigation schemes are receiving potable water services from TasWater?

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  1 Dec 2021


Economy, Finance, Calculator, Pen and Graph

Tas Irrigation – Water Management and Pricing

My understanding is that for those irrigators who are operating outside of the Tasmanian Irrigation Scheme there isn't the same level of metering.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  30 Nov 2021


Gordon Dam, Hydro Tasmania

Tas Irrigation – Water Allocation and Access

What is the total volume of water allocations Tas Irrigation has on issue from the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE)?

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  30 Nov 2021


Man testing water in a river.

Tas Irrigation – Water Quality and River Health

Minister, the Tas Irrigation annual report states TI operates 119 water quality monitoring sites across the state.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  30 Nov 2021


Risdon Brook Reservoir, Tasmania

2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee - TasIrrigation

Full transcript of the Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd hearings in the 2019 Government Businesses Scrutiny Committee.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  4 Dec 2019


Risdon Brook Reservoir, Tasmania

Water Pollution

Rosalie Woodruff discusses the potential Hobart drinking water and irrigation scheme restrictions during the adjournment.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  28 Nov 2019


Risdon Brook Reservoir, Tasmania

Rockliff Says No Need for Water Governance Review

After a long, dry summer and one water situation after the next, we are keenly aware of how precious our water resources are to Tasmania.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  27 Apr 2016


Blue Tier, Tasmanian Forest Agreement Forest

Ministers Failing to Answer Questions on Notice

It is disappointing to see the number of questions that were put on notice some time ago that have not yet been answered by ministers.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Apr 2016


Risdon Brook Reservoir, Tasmania

Inquiry Would Help Fix Water Problems

After our long, dry summer it's clear that water management in Tasmania needs addressing, and it needs addressing now.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  24 Apr 2016


Risdon Brook Reservoir, Tasmania

Water Management Plans Needed

The current dry conditions look very similar to projections under the government's own global warming modelling, with dry Springs leading into wetter Autumns.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  18 Jan 2016


Risdon Brook Reservoir, Tasmania

Rivers Drying Up as Minister Rockliff Refuses to Act

he farm beside the Little Forester River had a dam overflowing and verdant pastures, but the river was a trickle.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  17 Nov 2015


Risdon Brook Reservoir, Tasmania

Ecosystems and Primary Producers Left High and Dry

In Parliament today, the Minister for Primary Industries confirmed he has no plan to manage our delicate river ecosystems during our state's dry times ahead.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  17 Nov 2015