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Tomahawk River and Tributaries Restriction

Notice under Section 92 of the Water Management Act 1999


Due to continued low flows, I Stephen Pryor, pursuant to my delegated powers under section 10(1) of the Water Management Act 1999, hereby restrict the taking of water from the Tomahawk River and its 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 or Surety 6 allocations for irrigation purposes or into storage for irrigation purposes.  This notice takes effect at 12 midday Monday 24th June 2019 and will remain in force until 12 Midday Tuesday 30th July 2019.

S. Pryor

Regional Water Management Officer

Note:  

  1. DPIPWE will be regularly monitoring this stream while this restriction notice is in place.  Failure to comply with this notice could result in penalties being applied.