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South Esk River above Macquarie River, excluding the Nile River & Tributaries Partial Easing

Notice under section 94(5) of the Water Management Act 1999


Due to improved flows, I Ryan Gregson, pursuant to my delegated powers under section 10(1) of the Water Management Act 1999, partially ease the current notice of restriction on the taking of water from the South Esk River above Macquarie River, excluding the Nile River and its Tributaries from a Stage 5 restriction to a Stage 4 restriction under the South Esk Water Management Plan. Water may now be taken by licensees under Surety 5 at 50% of Max Daily Take allocations for irrigation purposes. 

This notice takes effect from 12 Midday Tuesday, 3 December 2019 until 5pm Monday, 23 December.

Ryan Gregson

Regional Water Management Officer