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Announcement

AGM Notice

15 Nov, 2019
NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF MEMBERS FOLLOWED BY A CELEBRATORY DINNER To be held at the 23rd Street Distillery on Monday 2 December 2019 at 5:30pm. If attending please RSVP to the Trust Office by 12 noon Monday 25 November 2019. ...
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Private Carryover policy review

15 Nov, 2019
In addition to today's announcement that South Australian irrigators will receive a 100 per cent water allocation in 2019-20, DEW has announced that the appropriateness of [the private carryover] policy setting is under review, a review which will include...
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Announcement

Improved minimum water allocation

15 Nov, 2019
DEW has announced that South Australian irrigators will receive a 100 per cent water allocation in 2019-20. Previously projected water allocations during 2019-20 were: 14 per cent in April22 per cent in May26 per cent in June31 per cent on 1 July38...
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Self Report Hail Damage - Call PIRSA Hotline 1800 255 556

07 Nov, 2019
The South Australian Government will immediately work with Riverland growers impacted by Monday's hailstorm event to assess the damage to crops. Primary Industries and Regions SA staff will be commencing assessments of the damage to crops across the...
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ACCC Public Consultation

04 Nov, 2019
The ACCC is hosting a public forum at the Renmark Club on Friday, 8 November, from 10am. Come along to share your views on the operations, transparency, regulation, competitiveness, and efficiency of water markets in the Murray-Darling Basin and how...
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Announcement

Improved minimum water allocation

01 Nov, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water (DEW) has announced that the minimum water allocation for South Australian irrigators has increased from 87 per cent to 94 percent for 2019-20. Previously projected water allocations for 2019-20 were: 14...
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Announcement

Viticulture Workshop

21 Oct, 2019
*** Workshop to be held in Loxton, announcement below *** Society of Precision Agriculture Australia (SPAA) Viticulture WorkshopWhen: 9.30am - 12.30pm, Friday October 25thWhere: Loxton Research Centre, Bookpurnong Rd Loxton SPAA, in collaboration...
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Announcement

Minimum water allocation update

15 Oct, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water (DEW) has announced that the minimum water allocation for South Australian irrigators remains at 87 per cent for 2019-20. Previously projected water allocations for 2019-20 were: 14 per cent in April22 per...
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Announcement

Online Survey Now Open

01 Oct, 2019
An Independent Panel appointed to independently study the social and economic conditions affecting communities in the Murray-Darling Basin is seeking your input to understand the lived experience of communities across the Basin. As part of a broader...
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Announcement

Improved minimum water allocation

01 Oct, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water (DEW) has announced that the minimum water allocation for South Australian irrigators has risen to 87 percent for 2019-20. This is up from previously projected water allocations of: 14 per cent in April22...
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Announcement

Improved minimum water allocation

16 Sep, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water (DEW) has announced that the minimum water allocation for South Australian irrigators has risen to 81 percent for 2019-20. Based on recent rainfall and water availability data, this is up from previously projected...
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News

World Water Week

13 Sep, 2019
Recently, Trust representatives attended World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden. Organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), the five day event (25-30 August), is a focal point for global water issues, providing an opportunity for...
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Announcement

Improved minimum opening allocations

03 Sep, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water (DEW) has announced that the minimum opening water allocation for South Australian irrigators has risen to 74 percent for 2019-20. Based on recent rainfall and water availability data, this is up from previously...
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Announcement

Improved minimum opening allocations

15 Aug, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water (DEW) has today announced that the minimum opening water allocation for South Australian irrigators has risen to 68 percent for 2019-20. Based on recent rainfall and water availability data, this is up from...
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Announcement

Water allocation explainer

14 Aug, 2019
For a useful explainer on River Murray water allocations, and the working relationship and different roles of the NSW, VIC, SA state governments and the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, take a look at the following video, it's a quick (less than 3 minute!)...
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Improved minimum opening allocations

15 Jul, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water (DEW) has today announced that the minimum opening water allocation for South Australian irrigators has risen to 38 percent for 2019-20. Based on recent rainfall and water availability data, this is up from...
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News

Confused about carryover water?

14 Jun, 2019
The availability of carryover water can serve as an important tool for irrigators in times of restricted water availability.To help support irrigators, this private carryover video explains how any unused water from 2018-19 can be carried over for use...
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Announcement

Improved minimum opening allocations

14 Jun, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water announced that the minimum opening water allocation for South Australian irrigators has risen to 26 percent for 2019-20. Based on recent rainfall and water availability data, this is up from previously projected...
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Announcement

Improved minimum opening allocation for 2019-20

15 May, 2019
The Department for Environment and Water has announced that the projected minimum, or worst case, opening irrigation allocation for the 2019-20 water year has risen from 14 percent to 22 percent. The change to the minimum opening allocation since April...
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Announcement

Annual Water Supply Shutdown

30 Apr, 2019
The Renmark Irrigation Trust will cease pumping of water at 9pm on SUNDAY 5 MAY 2019 to enable annual programmed maintenance and repair works to be undertaken at the Main Pump Station and on other infrastructure throughout the district. This shutdown...
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Announcement

Irrigators Energy Forum

16 Apr, 2019
An Irrigators Energy Forum with Federal Minister for Energy, the Hon. Angus Taylor MP will be held at the Renmark Club Function Room on Wednesday, 24 April from 11:30am to 1pm. Tony Pasin has been speaking to the Minister about the rising costs of...
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News

Allocation Announcement Timeline

20 Mar, 2019
2019/2020 Water Year minimum allocation announcements are expected in mid-April. The Department of Environment and Water will shortly release the minimum allocation announcements for the 2019/2020 water year. Announcement of actual opening allocations...
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Announcement

Water Outlook Information Session

14 Mar, 2019
There was a full house at yesterday's water outlook information session held at the Renmark Club. Over 100 irrigators and locals from the Renmark/Riverland gathered to hear about water availability and future outlook, followed by a panel discussion...
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Announcement

Katarapko campsite/road closures

26 Feb, 2019
If you plan on visiting the Katarapko section of Murray River National Park, please be aware that multiple campsites and roads within this section will be closed throughout the next 12 months. Some exciting environmental work being undertaken in the area! ...
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