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Rubicon River and Tributaries - Irrigation Water Restrictions

Notice under Section 92 of the Water Management Act 1999


Due to low flows in the above River and tributaries, I Anthony Walker (RWMO) as delegate of the Minister under Section 10 of the Water Management Act 1999, hereby give notice restricting the taking of water from the Rubicon River and Tributaries.

Except upon the written permission of the Minister or a person delegated on that behalf by the Minister, no water is to be taken directly from the watercourse under any Surety 5 & 6 allocations for irrigation purposes or into storage for irrigation purposes. This notice is in force from 12noon Monday 10th December 2018 until 12noon Friday 14th December 2018.​

Anthony Walker

Regional Water Management Officer

 

Note: 

  1. DPIPWE will be regularly monitoring this stream while the restriction is in place and failure to comply with this notice could result in penalties being applied.
  2. Water users may continue to take water that has been purchased from Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd.