Exhibits which have been tendered to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission’s public hearings can be accessed here.

Some exhibits may not be capable of being uploaded to this website. If you seek access to any of these exhibits, please contact the Commission by telephone (08) 8207 1483 or email mdbroyalcommission [at] mdbrc.sa.gov.au

RCE 1 - 50

18 June, 2018

RCE1: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Guide to the Proposed Basin Plan: Volume 1 – Overview' (MDBA Publication No 60/10, 2010) (RCE 1).

RCE2: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Guide to the Proposed Basin Plan: Volume 2 – Technical Background' (MDBA Publication No 61/10, 2010) (RCE 2).

RCE3: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘The Northern Basin Review’ (MDBA Publication No 39/16, November 2016) (RCE 3).

RCE4: CSIRO, ‘A Science Review of the Implications for South Australia of the Guide to the Proposed Basin Plan: Synthesis’ (Goyder Institute for Water Research Technical Report Series No 11/1, 7 June 2011) (RCE 4).

RCE5: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Mechanism: Draft Determination Report’ (MDBA Publication No 37/17, 2 October 2017) (RCE 5).

RCE6: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘The Proposed “Environmentally Sustainable Level of Take” for Surface Water of the Murray-Darling Basin: Method and Outcomes’ (MDBA Publication No 226/11, November 2011) (RCE 6).

RCE7: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Plan for the Murray-Darling Basin – Role of Authority Chair' (Media Release, 7 December 2010) (RCE 7).

RCE8: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Hydrologic Modelling of the Relaxation of Operational Constraints in the Southern Connected System: Methods and Results’ (MDBA Publication No 76/12, October 2012) (RCE 8).

RCE9: William Young et al, ‘Science Review of the Estimation of an Environmentally Sustainable Level of Take for the Murray-Darling Basin’ (Final Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, CSIRO, November 2011) (RCE 9).

RCE10: Matt Gibbs et al, ‘Science Review of MDBA Modelling of Relaxing Constraints for Basin Plan Scenarios’ (Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources Technical Note No 2012/02, September 2012) (RCE 10).

RCE11: Legal Opinions from Paul Kildea et al Submitted to the Senate and Constitutional Affairs Reference Committee, Various (2011) (RCE 11).

RCE12: Submissions to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission in response to Issues Paper 2 (2018) (RCE 12). 

Anne Jensen, Healthy Rivers Ambassadors, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 31 May 2018 (RCE 12).

Michael Murray, Cotton Australia, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

Tom Rooney, Waterfind Australia, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 1 June 2018 (RCE 12).

Barbara Webster, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

Warwick Ragg, National Farmers’ Federation, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 1 June 2018 (RCE 12).

Hugo Hopton, Nature Foundation SA, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 May 2018 (RCE 12).

Ken Pattison, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

Mary Ewing, Lachlan Valley Water, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

Ray Stubbs, Riverina and Murray Regional Organisation of Councils, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

David Pearce and Elizabeth Russell-Pearce, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

Julia Peacock, Nature Conservation Society, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

David Bell, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

Anita Foerster and Alex Gardner, Melbourne Law School and University of Western Australia Law School, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

Doug Humphreys, The Law Society of New South Wales, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).  

Anna Hooper, Australian Vignerons, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

John Hunt, South Australian Dairyfarmers' Association, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).   

Gabrielle Coupland, Southern Riverina Irrigators Association, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).

Travis Tobin, Queensland Faermers' Association, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).  

Will Mooney, Murray Lower Darling River Indigenous Nations, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12).  

Paul Stevens, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 12). 

RCE13: CSIRO, ‘Water Availability in the Murray-Darling Basin: A Report to the Australian Government’ (Report, October 2008) (RCE 13).

RCE14: Witness Statement of David Bell, 14 June 2018 (RCE 14).

David Bell, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 12 June 2018 with attachment, Todd Wallace and Darren Baldwin, ''Natural' Versus 'Artificial' Watering of Floodplains and Wetlands' (Final Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, The Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre, October 2011) (RCE 14).

27 and 28 June, 2018 

RCE15: Witness Statement of Matthew Colloff, 21 June 2018 (RCE 15).

RCE16: CSIRO, 'Assessment of the Ecological and Economic Benefits of Environmental Water in the Murray-Darling Basin — The Final Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority from the CSIRO Multiple Benefits of the Bain Plan Project’ (Report, CSIRO Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship, 28 March 2012) (RCE 16).

RCE17: CSIRO, ‘Chapter 3: Ecological Benefits — Assessment of the Ecological and Economic Benefits of Environmental Water in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (Draft Chapter, Murray-Darling Basin Authority — Multiple Benefits Project, 6 December 2011) (RCE 17).

RCE18: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Hydrologic Modelling to Inform the Proposed Basin Plan' (MDBA Publication No 17/12, February 2012) (RCE 18).

RCE19: Matthew Colloff, Summary of Handwritten Notes of Dr Matthew Colloff (14 June 2018) (RCE 19).

Matthew Colloff, Handwritten Notes dated 10 January 2011–31 August 2011 (RCE 19).

RCE20: Witness Statement of Peter Cosier, 24 June 2018 (RCE 20).

RCE21: South Australian Government, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, June 2018) (RCE 21).

RCE22: Peter Hunt, 'Basin plan to be watered down', The Weekly Times (Victoria), 6 April 2011 (RCE 22). 

RCE23: Letter from Peter Cosier, Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists to Craig Knowles,  Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 4 May 2011 (RCE 23).

RCE24: Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, 'Proposal for an Independent Science Accreditation Panel' (RCE 24).

RCE25: Bill Young, Don Blackmore and Gary Jones, 'MDBA, Science Leaders Forum' (Forum Findings, May 2011) (RCE 25).

RCE26: Matthew Colloff et al, 'Adaption services of floodplains and wetlands under transformational climate change' (2016) 26 (4) Ecological Applications, Ecological Society of America 1003 (RCE 26).

RCE27: John Williams and Rupert Quentin Grafton, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 19 April 2018 (RCE 27).

RCE28:  John Williams 'Water reform in the Murray–Darling Basin: a challenge in complexity in balancing social, economic and environmental perspectives' (2017) 150(1) Journal of the Proceedings of the Royal Society of NSW 68 (RCE 28). 

RCE29: Rupert Grafton et al, 'Global Insights into Water Resources, Climate Change and Governance' 25 November 2013, Macmillan Publishers Limited, Nature Climate Change (RCE 29).

RCE30: Jamie Pittock et al ,'The Murray–Darling Basin plan fails to deal adequately with climate change' (2015), Journal of the Australian Water Association, 28. (RCE 30).

RCE31: Quentin Grafton, ‘Editorial: Water Reform and Planning in the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia’ (2016), Water Economics and Policy Vol 3 No 3 (RCE 31).

RCE32: Australian Government, 'Editorial: Water Reform and Planning in the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia' (Department of Agriculture and Water Resources Response, 19 May 2017) (RCE 32).

RCE33: Matthew Colloff, John Williams and Quentin Grafton, Submission to the Productivity Commission (16 April 2018) (RCE 33).

RCE34: Rupert Grafton and John Williams, Submission to The House Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources, 'Myths about water savings and subsidies for capital-intensive irrigation technologies: policy implications for Australia', 21 March 2017 (RCE 34).

RCE35: Return-flow diagram (RCE 35). 

RCE36: Commonwealth of Australia, 'Management of the Murray-Darling Basin, second interim report: the Basin Plan', (Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee, Second Interim Report, October 2012) (RCE 36).

RCE37: Commonwealth of Australia, Australian Government Response to the Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee report: 'Management of the Murray-Darling Basin System: Second Interim Report: the Basin Plan'  (January 2013) (RCE 37).

RCE38: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Developing the Guide to the Proposed Basin Plan, Peer Review Reports', (MDBA Publication 62/10, 1 December 2010) (RCE 38).

RCE39: Richard Kingsford, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 39).

RCE40: Richard Kingsford, Gilad Bino and John Porter, 'Continental Impacts of Water Development on Waterbirds, Contrasting Two Australian River Basins: Global Implications for Sustainable Water Use' (14 April 2017) 23 Global Change Biology 4958 (RCE 40).

RCE41: Celine Steinfeld and Richard Kingsford, 'Disconnecting the floodplain: earthworks and their ecological effect on a dryland floodplain in the Murray–Darling Basin, Australia' (2013) 29 River Research and Applications, 206 (RCE 41).

RCE42: Richard Kingsford et al, 'Strategic Adaptive Management Guidelines for Effective Conservation of Freshwater Ecosystems in and Around Protected Areas of the World' (IUCN WCPA Freshwater Taskforce: Australian Wetlands and Rivers Centre, 2012) (RCE 42).

RCE43: Shiquan Ren and Richard Kingsford, 'Statistically integrated flow and flood modelling compared to hydrologically integrated quantity and quality model for annual flows in the regulated Macquarie River in arid Australia' (17 April 2011) 48 Environmental Management 177 (RCE 43).

RCE44: Richard Kingsford and John Porter, 'Monitoring Waterbird Populations with Aerial Surveys - What Have We Learnt?' (2009) 36 Wildlife Research 29 (RCE 44).

RCE45: Richard Kingsford, 'Ecological impacts of dams, water diversions and river management on floodplain wetlands in Australia' (2000) 25 Austral Ecology 109 (RCE 45).

RCE46: Drew Bewsher, Hugh Milner and David Harriss, 'Water Resources Investigations of Menindee Lakes, NSW' (Paper presented at Water Down Under '94, Adelaide, 21-5 November 1994) 89 (RCE 46).

RCE47: Francis Chiew et al, 'Comparison of runoff modelled using rainfall from different downscaling methods for historical and future climates' (2010) 387 Journal of Hydrology 10 (RCE 47).

RCE48: Nick Potter and Francis Chiew, 'An investigation into changes in climate characteristics causing the recent very low runoff in the southern Murray-Darling Basin using rainfall-runoff models' (2011), 47 Water Resources Research (RCE 48).

RCE49: Centre for Ecosystem Science, UNSW Sydney, 'Submission on Implementing the NSW Floodplain Harvesting Policy and Better Management of Environmental Water – Consultation Papers' (2018) (RCE 49).

RCE50: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Environmental Outcomes of the Northern Basin Review' (October 2016)(RCE 50).

RCE 51 - 100

RCE51: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'MDBA Analysis: Menindee Lakes Water Saving Project Phase 2 business case, proponent: NSW (MDBA document 64) (RCE 51).

3 July, 2018

RCE52: Professor Sarah Wheeler et al, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin’s Royal Commission, 30 April 2018 (RCE 52).

RCE53: RM Consulting Group, 'Basin Plan – GMID socio-economic impact assessment: Final Report' (13 October 2016) (RCE 53).

RCE54: Boyd Blackwell, Jim McFarlane and Richard Stayner, 'Final Review Report for the Murray-Darling Basin Authority: An Independent Review of Social and Economic Modelling Inputs to the Northern Basin Review' (University of New England, 12 October 2016) (RCE 54).

RCE55: KPMG Economics, 'Northern Basin Community Modelling: Economic Assessment of Water Recovery Scenarios' (November 2016) (RCE 55).

RCE56: Gavan Dwyer, Matthew Clarke and Rodd Carr, 'Economic Effects of the Commonwealth Water Recovery Programs in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area: Report Prepared for the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources' (Marsden Jacob Associates, October 2017) (RCE 56).

RCE57: KPMG Economics, 'Southern Basin Community Modelling: Preliminary Data Analysis – Chart Pack' (February 2018) (RCE 57).

RCE58: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Northern Basin Review: Technical Overview of the Social and Economic Analysis', (MDBA Publication No 40/16, December 2016) (RCE 58).

RCE59: Letter from Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission to Matthew Toulmin, RMCG, 22 June 2018 (RCE 59).

RCE60: Letter from Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission to Laurent Cretegny and Michael Malakellis, KPMG Economics, 22 June 2018 (RCE 60).

RCE61: R Quentin Grafton and Sarah Wheeler, 'Economics of Water Recovery in the Murray-Darling Basin' (5 March 2018) Australia, Annual Review of Resource Economics (RCE 61).

RCE62: Sarah Wheeler, Alec Zuo, Henning Bjornlund, 'Investigating the delayed on-farm consequences of selling water entitlements in the Murray-Darling Basin' (2014) 145 Agriculture Water Management (2014) 72-82 (RCE 62).

RCE63: Adam Loch et al, 'Irrigator preferences for water recovery budget expenditure in the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia' (2014) 36 Land Use Policy 396-404 (RCE 63).

RCE64: Letter from Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission to Boyd Blackwell, University of New England, 22 June 2018 (RCE 64).

RCE65: Letter from Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission to Andrew Metcalfe, Ernst & Young, 22 June 2018 (RCE 65).

5 July, 2018 

10 July, 2018

11 July, 2018 

RCE74: Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, Submission to the Water Renewal Taskforce, NSW Department of Primary Industries,15 April 2018 (RCE 74).

12 July, 2018

RCE75: Michael Murray, Cotton Australia, Submission to the Murray Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018 (RCE 75).

RCE76: Daren Barma, ‘Northern Basin Historic Flow and Usage Report’ (Report, Barma Water Resources Pty Ltd, April 2018) (RCE 76).

RCE77: Michael Murray, Submission to the Murray Darling Basin Royal Commission (Issues Paper No. 2), 1 June 2018 (RCE 77).

RCE78: Cotton Australia and Cotton Research and Development Corporation, ‘Australian Grown Cotton Sustainability Report 2014’ (2014) (RCE 78). 

RCE79: Australian Cotton Research Institute, ‘The Australian Cotton Water Story – A Decade of Research and Development 2002-2012’ (2012) 

RCE80: 'Australian Cotton Production and Area' (Graph, Cotton Australia) (RCE 80).

RCE81: Peter Austin, 'Quick access to flood feed after Willancorah' sale', The Land (Australia) 12 November 2009 (RCE 81).

RCE82: Witness Statement of Maryanne Slattery, 11 July 2018 (RCE 82).

RCE83: Maryanne Slattery, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission (July 2018) (RCE 83).

RCE84: 'Murray-Darling Basin Water Resource Plan Areas-Surface Water' (Map, Murray-Darling Basin Authority) (RCE 84).

17 July, 2018

RCE85: Peter Cosier et al, ‘Blueprint for National Water Plan’ (Report, The Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, 31 July 2003) (RCE 85).

RCE86: Peter Cosier et al,‘Sustainable Diversions in the Murray-Darling Basin: An analysis of Options for Achieving a Sustainable Diversion Limit in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, June 2010) (RCE 86).

RCE87: Peter Cosier et al, ‘Statement on the 2011 Draft Murray-Darling Basin Plan’ (Statement, Wentworth Group of Scientists, January 2012) (RCE 87).

RCE88: Peter Cosier et al, ‘Analysis of Groundwater in the 2011 Draft Murray-Darling Basin Plan’ (Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, April 2012) (RCE 88).

RCE89: Peter Cosier et al,  ‘Once Again the Taxpayer Pays, Individuals Benefit and the River Loses' (Wentworth Group Evaluation of the Proposed Basin Plan, Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, August 2012) (RCE 89).

RCE90: Peter Cosier et al, ‘Does a 3200GL Reduction in Extraction Combined with the Relaxation of Eight Constraints Give a Healthy Working Murray-Darling Basin River System?’ (October 2012) (RCE 90).

RCE91: The Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, ‘Five actions necessary to deliver the Murray-Darling Basin Plan ‘in full and on time’’ (5 June 2017) (RCE 91).

RCE92: Peter Cosier et al, ‘Review of Water Reform in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (Report, The Wentworth Group of Conerned Scientists, November 2017) (RCE 92).

RCE93: The Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, ‘Requirements of SDL adjustment projects to ensure they are consistent with the Water Act 2007, Basin Plan 2012, MDBA policies and intergovernmental agreements’ (6 May 2018) (RCE 93).

RCE94: Peter Cosier et al, The Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, ‘Advice on Basin Plan Amendment Instrument 2017 (No. 1)’ (Advice, January 2018) (RCE 94).

RCE95: The Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Submission on the proposed amendments to the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, 24 February 2017 (RCE 95).

RCE96: Letter from Peter Cosier, Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 3 November 2017 (RCE 96).

RCE97: Witness Statement of Alan Whyte, 16 July 2018 (RCE 97). 

RCE98: South West Water Users, 'Items for Discussion at New South Wales Irrigators’ Council', 7 February 2018

RCE99: Alan Whyte, 'A Report of Meetings with NSW Irrigators' Council 28 February to 3 March 2017' (draft), 6 March 2017

RCE100: Lower Darling Horticulture Group P/L, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission,  21 March 2018 (RCE 100). 

RCE 101 - 150

RCE101: Witness Statement of Rachel Strachan, 13 July 2018 (RCE 101).

18 July, 2018

RCE102: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Plan Water Resource Plan Requirements: Position Statement 1B – Interpreting “have regard to’’’ (MDBA Statement, 23 March 2017) (RCE 102).

RCE103: Northern Basin Aboriginal Nations, Submission to the  Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 17 May 2018 (RCE 103).

RCE104: Monica Morgan, Lisa Strelein and Jessica Weir, ‘Indigenous Rights to Water in the Murray-Darling Basin: In support of the Indigenous Final Report to the Living Murray Initiative’ (AIATSIS Research Discussion Paper No 14, 2004) (RCE 104).

RCE105: Monica Morgan, 'Cultural Flows: Asserting Indigenous Rights and Interests in the Waters of the Murray-Darling River System, Australia' in B.R. Johnston et al. (eds.), Water, Cultural Diversity, and Global Environmental Change Emerging Trends, Sustainable Futures? (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, 2012) 453-466 (RCE 105).

RCE106: National Irrigators’ Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018 (RCE 106).

RCE107: Steve Whan, National Irrigators’ Council, Submission No 15 to Productivity Commission, Five-Year Review of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, April 2018 (RCE 107).

RCE108: Steve Whan, National Irrigators’ Council, Submission No 31 to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs Committee, Inquiry on the Murray-Darling Basin, September 2017 (RCE 108).

RCE109: Steve Whan, National Irrigators’ Council, Submission No 13 to House of Representatives Standing Committee, Inquiry into Water Use Efficiency in Australian Agriculture, March 2017 (RCE 109).

RCE110: Steve Whan, National Irrigators’ Council, Submission No 13 to Productivity Commission, National Water Reform Inquiry, April 2017 (RCE 110).

19 July, 2018 

RCE111: Fred Hooper (Northern Basin Aboriginal Nations) Submission No 201 to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Northern Basin Review (RCE 111).

RCE112: Cheryl Buchanan, Northern Basin Aboriginal Nations, Submission to Water Act Review Secretariat, Department of the Environment, Review of the Water Act 2007 (Cth), 30 July 2014 (RCE 112).

RCE113: Peter Peterson (Northern Basin Aboriginal Nations), Submission to NSW Natural Resources Commission and Office of Water, NRC Water Sharing Plan Review, 4 February 2013 (RCE 113).

RCE114: Northern Basin Aboriginal Nations, Suggestions for legislative amendment to Water Act 2007 (RCE 114).

RCE115: Email from Will Mooney, MLDRIN to Monica Morgan, YYNAC, 24 October 2017 (RCE 115).

RCE116: Email from Maxine Kerr, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Monica Morgan, YYANC, 12 September 2017 (RCE 116).

RCE117: Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority, Yorta Yorta Nation (map) (accessed 19 July 2018) (RCE 117).

RCE118: Murray-Darling Basin Commission, ‘Memorandum of Understanding between Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations and Murray-Darling Basin Commission’ (23 March 2006) (RCE 118).

RCE119: National Cultural Flow Research Project, ‘Dhungala Baaka: Rethinking the Future of Water Management in Australia’ (Report, 2017) (RCE 119).

RCE120: National Cultural Flow Research Project, ‘Cultural Flows: A Guide for First Nations’ (Report, 2017) (RCE 120).

RCE121: National Cultural Flow Research Project, ‘A Pathway to Cultural Flows in Australia’ (Report, 2018) (RCE 121).

RCE122: David Little Proud, Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, ‘Offer for the Murray-Darling Basin Plan’, (Announcement via Media Statement, 7 May 2018) (RCE 122).

RCE123: Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, 'Ensuring equity in the development and assessment of water resource plans' (MLDRIN discussion paper, April 2016) (RCE 123).

RCE124: Witness Statement of David Harriss, 18 July 2018 (RCE 124).

RCE125: Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 7 June 2018 (RCE 125).

RCE126: Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, Supplementary Submission to Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 126).

RCE127: Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Proposed Basin Plan Amendments, 24 February 2017 (RCE 127).

RCE128: Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Mechanism Draft Determination (RCE 128).

RCE129: Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, MLDRIN Brifing Paper, ‘Cultural Flows and Aboriginal Environmental Outcomes’ (MLDRIN Briefing Paper) (RCE 129).

24 July, 2018 

RCE130: Bewsher Consulting Pty Ltd, 'Review of the Hydrological Modelling Frameworks used to inform Potential Basin Plan Amendments' (Final Report, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, September 2016) (RCE 130).

RCE131: Bewsher Consulting Pty Ltd, ‘Independent Review of Hydrologic Modelling for SDL Adjustments’ (Final Report, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 30 September 2017) (RCE 131).

RCE132: Witness statement of John Clements, 23 July 2018 (RCE 132).

RCE133: Northern Basin Advisory Committee, ‘Finding the Balance: Final Report of the Northern Basin Advisory Committee’ (Report, 9 October 2016) (RCE 133).

RCE134: Emma Bradbury, Murray-Darling Association, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 27 April 2018 (RCE 134).

RCE135: Emma Bradbury, Murray-Darling Association, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Mechanism, 3 November 2017 (RCE 135).

RCE136: Murray-Darling Association, 'Report on the Social and Economic Impacts of the Basin Plan Local Government Data Collection Project' (Report, 2015) (RCE 136).

25 July, 2018 

RCE137: Bewsher Consulting Pty Ltd, ‘Barwon-Darling Valley Independent Audit of Cap Model’  (Final Report, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, January 2013) (RCE 137).

RCE138: William Johnson, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018 (RCE 138).

RCE139: Witness Statement of William Johnson, 24 July 2018 (RCE 139).

RCE140: Ken Matthews, 'Independent investigation into NSW water management and compliance' (Interim Report, New South Wales Department of Industry, 8 September 2017) (RCE 140).

RCE141: Ken Matthews, 'Independent investigation into NSW water management and compliance - Advice on implementation' (Final Report, NSW Department of Industry, 24 November 2017) (RCE 141).

RCE142: William Johnson, Water Reform Action Plan Meeting Notes, 16 March 2018 (RCE 142).

RCE143: New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage, 'Native fish of the Darling River- Managing water for fish and connectivity', May 2017 (RCE 143).

RCE144: Martin Mallen-Cooper, Submission to the Murray-Darling Royal Commission, 30 April 2018 (RCE 144).

RCE145: Martin Mallen-Cooper and Dr Brenton Zampatti, ‘History, hydrology and hydraulics: Rethinking the Ecological Management of Large Rivers’ (2018) 11 (5)  Ecohydrology, 1-23 (RCE 145).

RCE146: Martin Mallen-Cooper and Dr Brenton Zampatti, ‘Background Paper: Use of life history conceptual models of fish in flow management in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, February 2015) (RCE 146).

RCE147: Martin Mallen-Cooper and Dr Brenton Zampatti, ‘Background Paper: Rethinking the Natural Flow Paradigm  in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, February 2015) (RCE 147).

RCE148: Martin Mallen-Cooper et al, ‘Managing the Chowilla Creek Environmental Regulator for Fish Species at Risk’ (Report to the South Australian Murray-Darling Basin Natural Resources Management Board, January 2011) (RCE 148).

RCE149: Ian Overton et al, ‘Development of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan SDL Adjustment Ecological Elements Method’ (Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 2014) (RCE 149).

RCE150: Brenton Zampatti et al, ‘Reproduction and recruitment of Golden Perch (Macquaria ambigua ambigua) in the Southern Murray-Darling Basin in 2013-2014: an exploration of river-scale response, connectivity and population dynamics’ (SARDI Research Report Series No. 820, Publication No. F2014/000756-1, SARDI PIRSA, February 2015) (RCE 150).

RCE 151 - 201
RCE151: Brenton Zampatti, Project E.1.15 - Science to inform artificial floodplain inundation: movement and habitat use of Murray Cod during testing of the Chowilla Creek regulator, Goyder Institute for Water Research, Environmental Water 2018 <http://www.goyderinstitute.org/projects/view-project/32> (RCE 151).

RCE152: K Holland et al, ‘Floodplain Response and Recovery: Comparison Between Natural and Artificial Floods’ (Technical Report Series 13/4, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2013) ((RCE 152).

RCE153: Brenton Zampatti, Chris Bice, and Phillipa Wilson, ‘Can further regulation of the River Murray be used to promote ecosystem health? A fish ecology perspective’ (Abstract of presentation to Australian Society for Limnology Conference 2016), 16 (RCE 153).

26 July, 2018

RCE154: Minute from Director, Cap Transition to Chief Executive, Murray-Darling Basin Authority re Response to NSW: Accreditation of the Barwon-Darling cap model, 17 February 2014 (RCE 154).

RCE155: Curriculum vitae of R Quentin Grafton (RCE 155).

RCE156: Ian Cole, Barwon-Darling Water, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission (May 2018) (RCE 156).

RCE157: Barwon-Darling Water, 'Barwon-Darling 101- Understanding the unregulated Barwon-Darling River and its water users', 9 January 2018  (RCE 157).

RCE158: Anna Bailey, NSW Department of Primary Industries, ‘Proposed Shepherding Arrangements for Environmental Water in NSW’ (Powerpoint presentation), May/June 2012 (RCE 158).

RCE159: Bundle of correspondence between Ian Cole and the New South Wales Government regarding metering (various dates) (RCE 159).

RCE160: Letter from David Harris, NSW Department of Water & Energy to Fort Bourke Pty Ltd, 25 June 2007 (RCE 160).

30 July, 2018 

31 July, 2018 

RCE164: NSW Department of Primary Industries, Water, 'Pre-requisite Policy Measure Implementation Plan' (NSW Government, June 2017) (RCE 164).

RCE165: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Pre-requisite Policy Measures Assessment Guidelines Final’ (9 April 2015) (RCE 165).

RCE166: Qiang Jiang and R Quentin Grafton, ‘Economic Effects of Climate Change in the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia’  [2012] 110 Agricultural Systems 10-16 (RCE 166).

RCE167: Rupert Grafton, ‘How to Increase the Cost-Effectiveness of Water Reform and Environmental Flows in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (2010) 17(2) Agenda 17-40 (RCE 167).

RCE168: Rupert Grafton and John Williams, ‘Comments on Draft report by Productivity Commission on National Water Reform, an inquiry into progress with the reform of Australia’s water resources sector’ (Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University, 18 October 2017) (RCE 168).

RCE169: David Adamson and Adam Loch, ‘Achieving Environmental Flows where Buyback is Constrained’ [2018] 62 Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 83-102 (RCE 169).

RCE170: David Adamson, Adam Loch and Kurt Schwabe, ‘Adaptation Responses to Increasing Drought Frequency’ [2017] 61 Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 385-403 (RCE 170).

RCE171: David Adamson and Adam Loch, ‘Possible Negative Feedbacks from “Gold-Plating” Irrigation Infrastructure’ [2014] 145 Agricultural Water Management 134-44 (RCE 171).

RCE172: Adam Loch et al, ‘Irrigator Preferences for Water Recovery Budget Expenditure in the Murray-Darling Basin’ [2014] 36 Land Use Policy 396-404 (RCE 172).

RCE173: David Adamson et al, Submission No 19 to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into Water Use Efficiency in Australian Agriculture, 2017 (RCE 173).

RCE174: Email from Peter Hyde, NSW Department of Primary Industries to Roderick Campbell, the Australia Institute and Carl Binning, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 14 June 2018 (RCE 174).

RCE175: Email from Roderick Campbell, The Australia Institute to Carl Binning, Murray-Darling Basin Authority and Peter Hyde, NSW Department of Primary Industries, 4 June 2018 (RCE 175).

RCE176: Maryanne Slattery, 'Flows at Bourke: Actual and modelled flows and the cumulative difference between actual and modelled flows (ML)' and 'Comparison of cumulative cap credits (GL); and the cumulative difference of modelled and observed flows at Bourke (ML)' (graphs), undated

RCE177: Maryanne Slattery and Roderick Campbell, 'Remember the ’56 Flood? How Much Water Flows to the Environment in the Barwon Darling System?' (The Australia Institute, Publication No 462, December 2017) (RCE 177).

RCE178: Maryanne Slattery and Roderick Campbell, 'Northern Disclosure: Inconsistencies in the Murray Darling Basin Authority’s Northern Basin Review' (The Australia Institute, Publication No 479, February 2018) (RCE 178).

RCE179: Maryanne Slattery and Roderick Campbell, 'It’s Not the Science, It’s How You Use It…’ (The Australia Institute, Publication No 483, February 2018) (RCE 179).

RCE180: Maryanne Slattery and Roderick Campbell, 'Moving Targets: Barnaby Joyce, Warrego Valley Buybacks and Amendments to the Murray Darling Basin Plan' (The Australia Institute, Publication No 495, February 2018) (RCE 180).

RCE181: Maryanne Slattery and Roderick Campbell,'That’s Not How You Haggle: Commonwealth Water Purchasing in the Condamine Balonne' (The Australia Institute, Publication No 502, March 2018) (RCE 181).

RCE182: Maryanne Slattery and Roderick Campbell, 'Desperate Measures: Supply Measures, Diversion Limits and the Murray-Darling Basin Plan' (The Australia Institute, Publication No 514, April 2018) (RCE 182).

RCE183: Maryanne Slattery and Roderick Campbell, 'The Basin Files – Maladministration of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Volume 1' (The Australia Institute, Publication No 531, June 2018) (RCE 183).

RCE184: Maryanne Slattery and Roderick Campbell, ‘Derivation of Long Term Diversion Limit Extraction factors in NSW’ (Submission to the NSW Department of Industry, The Australia Institute, July 2018) (RCE 184).

RCE185: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Barwon Darling Cap Model Discussion between NSW Government and MDBA’ (Meeting Notes, 2015) (RCE 185).

RCE186: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Barwon Darling Cap Model Discussion between NSW Government and MDBA’ (Meeting Minutes, 18 March 2015 (RCE 186).

RCE187: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Draft-The Northern Basin Review: Understanding the Economic, Social and Environmental Outcomes from Water Recovery in the Northern Basin’ (Version Emailed to Northern Basin Intergovernmental Working Group and the Northern Basin Senior Officials, 8 November 2016) (RCE 187).

RCE188: Email from Rebecca Thornberry, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Russell James, 15 November 2016 (RCE 188).

RCE189: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Draft-The Northern Basin Review: Understanding the Economic, Social and Environmental Outcomes from Water Recovery in the Northern Basin’ (Brief for Deputy Prime Minister, 15 November 2016) (RCE 189).

RCE190: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Basin Plan Water Resource Plan Requirements' (Position Statements 1H, 4A - 4E, 6B and 6C, 2016-17) (RCE 190).

RCE191: Brett Tucker, Peter Davies, Graeme Turner, ‘SDL Adjustment Mechanism Process Review’ (May 2018) (RCE 191).

RCE192: Geoff Podger et al, ‘River System Modelling for the Basin Plan Assessment of Fitness for Purpose’ (CSIRO Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagships, December 2010) (RCE 192).

RCE193: NSW Department of Industry, ‘Water Reform Technical Report: Derivation of LTDLE Factors in NSW’ (Technical Report INT18/88546, May 2018) (RCE 193).

2 August, 2018 

RCE194: Ngarrindjeri Regional Authority Inc, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 9 May 2018 (RCE 194).

RCE195: Ngarrindjeri Regional Authority Inc, ‘Submission by Ngarrindjeri Regional Authority Inc for and on Behalf of the Ngarrindjeri People in Relation to the Proposed Basin Plan’ (Submission to MDBA, 16 April 2012) (RCE 195).

RCE196: Sumner v State of South Australia (Ngarrindjeri Native Title Claim Part A (National Native Title Tribunal, Extract from Native Title Register, Federal Court No. SAD6027/1998,  NNTT No. SCD2017/002, 14 December 2007)

RCE197: Jim Birckhead et al, ‘Economic and Cultural Values of Water to the Ngarrindjeri People of the Lower Lakes, Coorong and Murray Mouth' (Report to the CSIRO’, August 2011) (RCE 197).

RCE198: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, 'Murray Futures: Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth Recovery Project - South East Flows Restoration Project Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Supply Measure Phase 2 Submission' (RCE 198).

RCE199: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'MDBA Advice on the South East Flows Restoration Project Business Case, Proponent: South Australia' (MDBA Document 33) (RCE 199).

RCE200: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources and Ngarrindjeri Regional Authority Inc, 'Water Resource Planning (Murray-Darling Basin Plan): Statement of Commitment between the Ngarrindjeri Regional Authority Incorporated and the Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin Natural Resources Management Board, South East Natural Resources Management Board' (Version 1.0, 31 July 2015) (RCE 200).

RCE201: South Australian Murray-Darling Basin Natural Resources Management Board 'Draft Water Allocation Plan for the River Murray Prescribed Watercourse' (Draft Version 1.1, 13 July 2018) (RCE 201).

RCE 202 - 250

RCE202: New South Wales Government Department of Primary Industries, ‘Securing NSW’s Water Future - NSW Government Approach to Menindee Lakes’ (March 2017) (RCE 202).

RCE203: Robert and Katharine McBride, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 7 May 2018 (RCE 203).

RCE204: Robert and Katharine McBride, Submission to the Water Reform Task Force, NSW Department of Industry re NSW Water Reform Action Plan - Better management of environmental flows, 15 April 2018 (RCE 204).

RCE205: Robert and Katharine McBride, Submission to the Productivity Commission, Murray-Darling Basin Plan Five Year Assessment (RCE 205).

RCE206: Robert and Katharine McBride, Submission No. 14 to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee, Inquiry into the integrity of the water market in the Murray-Darling Basin, September 2017 (RCE 206).

RCE207: Robert McBride, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Proposed Basin Plan amendments, 23 February 2017 (RCE 207).

RCE208: Minutes of Lower Darling stakeholder meeting (teleconference), 9 April 2018 (RCE 208).

RCE209: Minutes of Lower Darling stakeholder meeting (teleconference), 1 March 2018 (RCE 209).

RCE210: Minutes of Lower Darling stakeholder meeting (teleconference), 4 January 2018 (RCE 210).

RCE211: Minutes of Lower Darling stakeholder meeting (teleconference), 7 December 2017 (RCE 211).

RCE212: Minutes of Lower Darling stakeholder meeting (teleconference), 5 October 2017 (RCE 212).

RCE213: New South Wales Government, ‘Lower Darling Options Analysis Stakeholder Brief’, (Department of Industry, INT18120035, 14 – 15 August 2018) (RCE 213).

RCE214: Email from Mitchell Isaacs, NSW Department of Industry to Katharine McBride, 7 August 2018 (RCE 214).

RCE215: Letter from David Littleproud, Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources to Robert McBride, 19 June 2018 (RCE 215).

RCE216: Letter from Community Group to Niall Blair, Minister for Regional Water, 11 May 2018 (RCE 216).

RCE217: Letter from Robert and Katharine McBride to the Water Reform Task Force, NSW Department of Industry, 15 April 2018 (RCE 217).

RCE218: Letter from Robert and Katharine McBride to the Water Reform Task Force, NSW Department of Industry, 15 April 2018 (RCE 218).

RCE219: Letter from Robert and Katharine McBride to the Water Reform Task Force, NSW Department of Industry, 15 April 2018 (RCE 219).

RCE220: Louise Burge, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 May 2018 (RCE220).

RCE221: Murray Valley Private Diverters Inc, Submission to the Productivity Commission and to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, Murray-Darling Basin Plan Five Year Assessment, April 2018 (RCE221).

RCE222: New South Wales Department of Primary Industries, Office of Water, Constraints Management Strategy, ‘Yarrawonga to Wakool Junction Reach Constraints Measure' (Concept Proposal Business Case, October 2016) (RCE 222).

RCE223: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Constraints Management Strategy 2013 to 2024’ (MDBA Report No. 28/13, 2013) (RCE 223).

RCE224: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Constraints Management Strategy Annual Progress Report 2013-2014’ (MDBA Report, December 2014) (RCE 224).

RCE225: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Constraints Management Strategy Annual Progress Report 2015’ (MDBA Report No. 34/15, May 2016) (RCE 225).

23-24 August, 2018 

RCE226: Witness Statement of Mal Peters, 17 August 2018 (RCE 226).

RCE227: Questions from Edward Fessey to Peter Durham, Murray-Darling Basin Authority (RCE 227).

RCE228: Witness Statement of Geoffre Wise, 21 August 2018 (RCE 228).

RCE229: Martin C Toms, et al, 'Scientific Panel Assessment of Environmental Flows for the Barwon-Darling River' (A report to the Technical Services Division of the New South Wales Department of Land and Water Conservation, May 1996) (RCE 229).

28 August, 2018 

RCE230: Mal Peters, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority on the Northern Basin Review (RCE 230).

RCE231: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Response to Mal Peters' submission (RCE 231).

RCE232: Geoff Wise, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 232).

RCE233: The Council of the Shire of Bourke, ‘Darling River Flow Comparisons at Bourke' (Information Sheet, 22 June 2012) (RCE 233).

RCE234: Bundle of documents provided by Geoff Wise, ‘The Murray-Darling Basin at a Glance’ (map marked by G Wise, undated) and ‘Why we Needed to Take a Closer Look at the Northern Basin’ (Draft Northern Basin Review report, embargoed on 22 November 2016) (RCE 234).

RCE235: Geoff Wise, ‘Understanding the Unregulated Darling River Catchment - Why use of Modelling Extractions for Annual Compliance is Inappropriate’ (PowerPoint delivered at Northern Basin Advisory Committee meeting on 8-9 April 2013, marked by G Wise)

RCE236: Chris Bagley, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 24 April 2018 (RCE 236).

RCE237: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Fact Sheet: All About the Barrages’ (MDBA publication no. 24/11, 2011) (RCE 237).

RCE238: Murray-Darling Basin Ministerial Council, ‘The Salinity Audit of the Murray-Darling Basin: A 100-year Perspective', 1999 (RCE 238).

RCE239: Mark McKenzie, NSW Irrigators’ Council, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, May 2018 (RCE 239).

RCE240: Mark McKenzie, NSW Irrigators’ Council, 'Submission No 80 to Productivity Commission, Murray-Darling Basin Plan – Five Year Assessment: Issues Paper' (RCE 240).

RCE241: Terry Korn, Australian Floodplain Association, Submission to the Murray-Darling Royal Commission, 13 April 2018 (RCE 241).

RCE242: Barwon Darling Stakeholder Advisory Panel, Meeting Minutes, (Meeting No 5, 10 April 2018) (RCE 242).

RCE243: Barwon Darling Stakeholder Advisory Panel, Meeting Minutes, (Meeting No 6, 19 June 2018) (RCE 243).

RCE244: New South Wales, 'Water Resource Planning Model Scenario Report: Barwon-Darling: Protection of First Flush Flows at Wilcannia', April 2018 (RCE 244).

RCE245: New South Wales, 'Water Resource Planning Model Scenario Report: Barwon-Darling: Water Sharing Plan First Flush Rule Assessment', June 2018 (RCE 245).

RCE246: Witness Statement of William (Badger) Bates, 2018 (RCE 246).

RCE247: Barkandji Native Title Holders, Statement on Darling River (26 July 2017) (RCE 247).

RCE248: Barkandji Traditional Owners #8 v Attorney-General of New South Wales (National Native Title Tribunal, Extract from Native Title Register, Federal Court No. NDS6084/1998, NNTT No. NCD2015/001, 16 June 2015) (RCE 248).

RCE249: National Native Title Tribunal, ‘Barkandji Traditional Owners #8: Schedule 2 - Plan of Determination Area’ (NCD2015/001), 16 June 2015 (RCE 249).

RCE250: Statement endorsed by Barkandji Native Title Corp, 23 August 2018 (RCE 250).

RCE 251 - 300
RCE251: Juliet Le Feuvre, Environment Victoria, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018 (RCE 251).

RCE252: Environment Victoria, ‘What Does the Draft Basin Plan Mean for Northern Victoria’s Rivers? An Analysis by Environment Victoria’ (RCE 252).

RCE253: Neville D Crossman et al, ‘Reconfiguring an Irrigation Landscape to Improve Provision of Ecosystem Services’ [2010] 69 Ecological Economics 1031-42 (RCE 253).

29 August, 2018 

RCE254: Jan Beer, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission (2018) (RCE 254).

RCE255: Ken Jury, '“A Better Way” for the Murray Darling Basin', 6 May 2016 (RCE 255).

RCE256: Jan Beer, ‘Statement Regarding the Proposed Creation of Easements over Private Property in Relation to the Murray Darling Basin Plan Constraints Management Strategy’ (Upper Goulburn River Catchment Association, 15 September 2015) (RCE 256).

RCE257: Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority, ‘Goulburn River Constraints Proposal Open House Meetings’ (PowerPoint presentation, January 2016) (RCE 257).

RCE258: Joe Lane, ‘Constraints Management Strategy: Costs and Benefits for Private Agricultural Land – Goulburn River’ (PowerPoint presentation, January 2016) (RCE 258).

RCE259: Email from Jan Beer to Christopher Kwong, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 21 August 2018 (RCE 259). 

Attachment
Jan Beer, ‘Flooding Impacts in the Upper Goulburn River Catchment’ (PowerPoint presentation, 2010) (RCE 259).

RCE260: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, 'Goulburn Constraints Measure Business Case – Phase 2 Investigations', (Victoria State Government, 2016) (RCE 260).

RCE261: Witness statement of Karlene Maywald, 28 August 2018 (RCE 261).

30 August, 2018

RCE262: Garry Hall, Macquarie Marshes Environmental Landholders Association, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 1 May 2018 (RCE 262).

RCE263: Macquarie Marshes Environmental Landholders Association, ‘Beef Productivity of the Macquarie Marshes' (Productivity report, 2015) (RCE 263).

RCE264: Bells Bridge Heights Hydstra Data document (provided by Dugald Bucknell) (RCE 264). 

RCE265: Macquarie Marshes Environmental Landholders Association, Submission regarding change to Cap factors (RCE 265).

RCE266: Macquarie Marshes Environmental Landholders Association, Submission to the Productivity Commission, 2018 (RCE 266).

RCE267: Macquarie Marshes Environmental Landholders Association, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority Northern Basin Review, February 2017 (RCE 267).

RCE268: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Hydrologic Modelling for the Northern Basin Review’ (MDBA Publication No 36/16, January 2016) (RCE 268).

4-5 September, 2018 

RCE269: National Water Commission, 'National Water Commission Annual Report 2014–15' (Australian Government, 2015) (RCE 269).

RCE270: National Water Commission, 'The National Water Planning Report Card 2013' (Australian Government, 2014) (RCE 270).

RCE271: Karlene Maywald, National Water Commission,‘Reflections on the New Role of the National Water Commission’ (Powerpoint presentation, Water Law & Policy Conference, 7 December 2012) (RCE 271).

RCE272: Nature Foundation SA, Submission No 22 to the Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into the Management and Use of Commonwealth Environmental Water, 12 April 2018 (RCE 272).

RCE273: Nature Foundation SA, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Inquiry into the Proposed Northern Basin Amendments, 23 February 2017 (RCE 273).

RCE274: Anne Jensen, Healthy Rivers Ambassadors, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 29 April 2018 (RCE 274).

RCE275: Anne Jensen, Healthy Rivers Ambassadors,  Attachments to Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 29 April 2018: a. Environmental Watering Makes a Difference (Graph);  b. Germinants at a Site on the Murray Valley Floodplain (Image); c. Coordinated CEWO Flows Across Seven Catchments (Map); d. Waterbird Populations Are Showing Serious Continuing Decline (Graph); e. Summary of Emerging Science Indicating the Critical Importance of the Lower Darling River for All Native Fish Species in the Basin (Summary) (RCE 275).

RCE276: Letter from Anne Jensen to Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, 28 August 2016 (RCE 276).

RCE277: Letter from Barnaby Joyce, Minister for Agriculture to Anne Jensen, 11 October 2016 (RCE 277).

RCE278: Letter from Anne Jensen to Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, 2 April 2017 (RCE 278).

RCE279: Letter from Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia to Anne Jensen (RCE 279).

RCE280: Letter from Anne Jensen to Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, 24 May 2017 (RCE 280).

RCE281: Letter from Barnaby Joyce, Deputy Prime Minister to Anne Jensen,16 June 2017 (RCE 281).

RCE282: Documents provided by Anne Jensen, including:

a. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Basin-wide environmental watering strategy <https://www.mdba.gov.au/managing-water/environmental-water/basin-wide-environmental-watering-strategy>.

b. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Changing conditions make 2018-19 a challenging water year (5 April 2018) <https://www.mdba.gov.au/media/mr/changing-conditions-make-2018-19-challenging-water-year> (RCE 282).

c. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Lower Lakes, Coorong and Murray Mouth <https://www.mdba.gov.au/managing-water/environmental-water/delivering-environmental-water/lower-lakes-coorong-murray-mouth>. 

d. Anne E. Jensen and Keith F. Walker, ‘Sustaining recovery in red gum, black box and lignum in the Murray River Valley: clues from natural phenological cycles to guide’ (2017) 141, No2 Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 218, (RCE 282).  

e. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin-wide environmental watering strategy', (MDBA Publication No. 20/14, 24 November 2014), 91.

f. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Progress on Water Recovery <https://www.mdba.gov.au/progress-water-recovery> (RCE 282).

RCE283: Documents provided by Anne Jensen, including:        

a. Anne Jensen et al, ‘The effect of Drainage on Groundwater Behaviour in Counties Cardwell and Buckingham and the Effect on the Coorong’ (Report for the Minister of Water Resources 1981-83) (RCE 283).                                                                           

b. Anne Jensen et al, 'Cardwell Buckingham Recommendations' (1983) (RCE 283).

RCE284: Anne  Jensen and Keith Walker, ‘Sustaining Recovery in Red Gum, Black Box and Lignum in the Murray River Valley: Clues from Natural Phenological Cycles to Guide Environmental Watering’ (2017) 141(2) Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia (RCE 284).

RCE285: Nature Foundation SA, ‘Water for Nature: Five Year Environmental Watering Strategy – South Australian River Murray 2017-2022’ (RCE 285).

RCE286: Anne Jensen, ‘Delivery of Environmental Water by Water For Nature Program in the South Australian River Murray Valley 2013-16’ (Report, Nature Foundation SA, October 2016) (RCE 286).

RCE287: Anne Jensen, 'Briefing by Goyder Institute Scientists' (Briefing Notes, 16 December 2016) (RCE 287).

RCE288: Anne Jensen, Notes of Murray-Darling Basin Authority Briefing for South Australian Conservation Groups, 23 August 2017 (RCE 288).

RCE289: Ben Dyer, Murray-Darling Basin Authority Briefing for South Australian Conservation Groups, Ecological Elements (Powerpoint, 23 August 2017) (RCE 289).

RCE290: Todd Wallace et al, ‘Science to Inform Operational Decisions of Major Environmental Infrastructure on the Chowilla Floodplain and Other Regulated Floodplains in the SA River Murray’ (Technical Report Series No 15/18, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2015) (RCE 290).  

RCE291:  Leigh Thwaites and Josh Fredberg, ‘The Response Patterns of Wetland Fish Communities Following Prolonged Drought and Widespread Flooding’ (Technical Report Series No 14/9, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2014) (RCE 291). 

RCE292: Qifeng Ye et al, ‘Ecological Responses to Flooding in the Lower River Murray Following an Extended Drought’ (Technical Report Series No 14/6, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2014) (RCE 292). 

RCE293: Todd Wallace et al, ‘River Murray Channel Environmental Water Requirements: Ecological Objectives and Targets’ (Technical Report Series No 14/4, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2014) (RCE 293).

RCE294: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Icon Site Condition: The Living Murray' (MDBA Publication No 06/18, May 2018) (RCE 294). 

RCE295: Justin Brookes et al, ‘SDL Adjustment Ecological Elements Method Development Report: Review of Final Project Report’ (Independent Review Panel Report for the MDBA, 30 March 2014) (RCE 295).

RCE296: Peter Davies et al, ‘Murray-Darling Basin Plan SDL Limits of Change Review’ (Independent Expert Advisory Panel Report for the MDBA, September 2017) (RCE 296).

RCE297: Rupert Grafton et al, ‘The Paradox of Irrigation Efficiency: Higher Efficiency Rarely Reduces Water Consumption’ (2018) 361 (6404) Science 748-50 (RCE 297).

RCE298: Chris Perry, ‘Improving Irrigation Management in Conditions of Scarcity: Myth vs Truth’ (Global Water Forum, 22 May 2018) (RCE 298). 

RCE299: Chris Perry, ‘Accounting for Water Use: Terminology and Implications for Saving Water and Increasing Production’ (2011) 98(12) Agricultural Water Management (RCE 299).

RCE300: Chris Perry et al, ‘Increasing Productivity in Irrigated Agriculture: Agronomic Constraints and Hydrological Realities’ (2009) 96(11) Agricultural Water Management (RCE 300).

RCE 301 - 352
RCE301: Chris Perry, ‘Efficient Irrigation: Inefficient Communication; Flawed Recommendations’ (2007) 56(4) Irrigation and Drainage (RCE 301).

RCE302: Chris Perry, 'Notes for Discussion', 24 August 2018 (RCE 302).

RCE303: Chris Perry, Pasquale Steduto and Fawzi Karajeh, ‘Does Improved Irrigation Technology Save Water? A Review of the Evidence’ (Discussion Paper, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2017) (RCE 303). 

RCE304: Chris Perry, Pasquale Steduto and Fawzi Karajeh, ‘Does Improved Irrigation Technology Save Water? A Review of the Evidence’ (Final Report, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2017) (RCE 304). 

RCE305: Chris Perry, ‘Does Improved Irrigation Technology Save Water: a Review of the Evidence – an update’ (Discussion Paper, Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, 25 April 2018) (RCE 305). 

RCE306: Chris Perry, Submission No 47 to Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into Water Use Efficiency in Australian Agriculture, 2017 (RCE 306). 

6 September, 2018 

RCE307: David Papps, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 307).

RCE308: Commonwealth Environmental Water Office, 'Framework for Determining Environmental Water Use' (May 2013) (RCE 308).

RCE309: Commonwealth Environmental Water Office, 'Commonwealth Environmental Water Trading Framework' (November 2016) (RCE 309).

RCE310: Commonwealth Environmental Water Office, Carryover, Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy <https://www.environment.gov.au/water/cewo/about/carryover> (RCE 310).

RCE311: Neil Byron, ‘Review of the Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder’s Operations and Business Processes’ (Natural Capital Economics, 14 November 2017) (RCE 311).

RCE312: Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, 'Response to the Review of the Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder’s Operations and Business Processes' (Commonwealth Environmental Water Office, January 2018) (RCE 312).

RCE313: Letter from David Papps, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office to Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, November 2017 (RCE 313).

RCE314: Letter from David Papps, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office to Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, November 2017 (RCE 314).

RCE315: Letter from Mark Taylor, Commonwealth Environmental Water Office to Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 2 February 2018 (RCE 315).

RCE316: Paul Carlile, ‘Evaluating the Derivation of Environmental Water Use in the River Murray and Investigation of Alternative Methods: Advice to the Commonwealth Environmental Water Office' (December 2017) (RCE 316).

RCE317: David Papps, Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, The Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Mechanism Assessment – draft determination, 1 November 2017 (RCE 317).

RCE318: David Papps, Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Submission No 45 to the Senate Select Committee on the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, 17 September 2015 (RCE 318).

RCE319: Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Supplementary Submission No 45 to the Senate Select Committee on the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into the Murray-Darling Basin Plan, 29 January 2016 (RCE 319).

RCE320: Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Submission No 2 to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into the Management and Use of Commonwealth Environmental Water, 2018 (RCE 320).

RCE321: Commonwealth Department of the Environment and Energy, Submission No 38 to House of Representatives Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into the Management and Use of Commonwealth Environmental Water, 18 April 2018 (RCE 321).

RCE322: Evidence to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee, Parliament of Australia, Canberra, 2 March 2018, 1–5, 32–40 (Jody Swirepik, Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Phillip Glyde, Chief Executive Murray-Darling Basin Authority and Daryl Quinlivan, Secretary Department of Agriculture and Water Resources) (RCE 322). 

RCE323: Evidence to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee, Parliament of Australia, Canberra, 25 May 2018, 1, 13–20, 35–39 (Senator Ruston, Phillip Glyde, Chief Executive Officer Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Paul Morris, First Assistant Secretary Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Jody Swirepik, Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Daryl Quinlivan, Secretary Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Malcolm Thompson, Deputy Secretary Department of Agriculture and Water Resources) (RCE 323).

RCE324:Email from David Papps to Senator Barry O’Sullivan, Senate Standing Committee on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport, 21 April 2018 (RCE 324).

RCE325: David Paton, The University of Adelaide, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018 (RCE 325).

RCE326: David Paton, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Authority, The SDL Adjustment Mechanism Draft Determination Report, 3 November 2017 (RCE 326).

RCE327: Letter from Warren Truss to Rob Kerin, 23 September 2001  (RCE 327).

RCE328: Letter from Ian Campbell and Peter McGauran to Gail Gago MLC, 7 December 2006 (RCE 328).

RCE329: Emails between Fiona Paton and Justine Keuning, Department of Water Environment and Natural Resources, October 2017 (RCE 329). 

RCE330: David Paton, Fiona Paton and Colin Bailey, ‘Ecological Character Description for Ruppia Tuberosa in the Coorong’ (Report, University of Adelaide, June 2015) (RCE 330). 

RCE331: David Paton, Fiona Paton and Colin Bailey, ‘A Broad Synthesis of Waterbird Knowledge for the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth Region, Including Comment on Future Management and Monitoring Options’ (Report, University of Adelaide, October 2015) (RCE 331).

RCE332: David Paton, Fiona Paton and Colin Bailey, ‘Monitoring of Ruppia Tuberosa in the Southern Coorong, Summer 2016–17’ (Report, University of Adelaide, May 2017) (RCE 332).

RCE333: David Paton, Fiona Paton and Colin Bailey, ‘Condition Monitoring of the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth Icon Site: Waterbirds in the Coorong and Lower Lakes 2017’ (Report, University of Adelaide, May 2017) (RCE 333).

RCE334: David Paton, ‘Securing the Ecological Character of the Southern Coorong’ (Paper, University of Adelaide, August 2017) (RCE 334).

RCE335: Email correspondence between David Paton and Rebecca Quinn, Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, August 2017 (RCE 335).

RCE336: Jody O’Connor, ‘An Assessment of Ramsar Criteria and Limits of Acceptable Change for Waterbirds in the Coorong and Lakes Alexandrina and Albert Wetland’(DEWNR Technical Report 2015/58, December 2015) (RCE 336).

RCE337: Letter from David Paton, University of Adelaide to Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 8 April 2018 (RCE 337).

RCE338: Letter from Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to David Paton, University of Adelaide, 19 August 2018 (RCE 338).

RCE339: Letter from David Paton to Phillip Glyde (RCE 339).

RCE340: Letter from David Paton, University of Adelaide to Josh Frydenberg, Minister for the Environment and Energy, 8 April 2018 (RCE 340).

RCE341: Letter from David Paton, University of Adelaide to Steven Marshall, Premier of South Australia, 8 April 2018 (RCE 341). 

RCE342: Email from David Paton, University of Adelaide to David Speirs, Minister for Environment and Water, 24 May 2018 (RCE 342).

RCE343: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, ‘South East Flows Restoration Project: EPBC Act Referral – Coorong and Lakes Alexandrina and Albert Wetland of International Importance’ (Ramsar Information Sheet, May 2013) (RCE 343).

RCE344: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, ‘South East Flows Restoration Project: Referral under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999’ (11 March 2016) (RCE 344). 

RCE345: Jason Modica, Healthy Rivers Healthy Communities, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission (RCE 345).

RCE346: Mildura Rural City Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 24 May 2018 and attachment: Ruth McGowan Pty Ltd,'Social Research Project: Assessing the Social Impacts of the Murray Darling Basin Plan on the Communities of Northern Victoria' (Report to the Murray-River Group of Councils, 4 December 2017) (RCE 346).

RCE347: Mildura Rural City Council, 'South Australian Murray Darling Basin Royal Commission Response', 26 July 2018 (RCE 347).

RCE348: Witness statement of Andrew Close, 28 August 2018 (RCE 348).

RCE349: Andy Close, ‘Options for Reducing the Risk of Closure of the River Murray Mouth’ (MDBC Technical Report 2002/2, February 2002) (RCE 349).

RCE350: Mac Kirby et al, ‘Drought and Climate Change in the Murray-Darling Basin: A Hydrological Perspective’ in Kurt Schwabe et al, Drought in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions: A Multi-Disciplinary and Cross-Country Perspective (Springer, 2013) 281 (RCE 350).

RCE351: A F Close ‘Computer Modelling of the River Murray’ (Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, Griffith University, 25-27 November 1986) 340–4 (RCE 351).­­ 

RCE352: I Neave et al, ‘Managing Water in the Murray-Darling Basin under a variable and changing climate: Dealing with climate change in the 2012 Basin Plan and into the future’ (2015) 42(2) Water 102 (RCE 352).

RCE 353 - 400
RCE353: Letter from Craig Knowles, Chair, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Tony Burke, Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, 21 November 2012 with attachments:   

Attachment D: Explanatory statement, Basin Plan 2012 (Cth), Water Act 2007 (Cth);

Attachment F: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, unnamed document re statutory requirements in relation to the Basin Plan development; and

Attachment G: ‘Attachment G- Synthesis of analysis associated with the determination of an environmentally sustainable level of take (ESLT) for surface water and groundwater in the Basin Plan’ (RCE 353).

21 September, 2018 

RCE354: Letter from Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner to David Speirs, Minister for Environment and Water, 24 August 2018 (RCE 354). 

RCE355: Letter from the David Speirs, Minister for Environment and Water to Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner, 6 September 2018 (RCE 355).

RCE356: Letter from Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner to the David Speirs, Minister for Environment and Water, 10 September 2018 (RCE 356).

RCE357: Letter from David Speirs, Minister for Environment and Water to Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner, 14 September 2018 (RCE 357).

RCE358: Queensland Government, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, May 2018 (RCE 358).

RCE359: Letter from Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner, to David Wiskar, Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy, 7 September 2018 (RCE 359).

RCE360: State of New South Wales, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 22 May 2018 (RCE 360).

RCE361: Letter from Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission to Kathleen Hainsworth, NSW Crown Solicitor's Office, 7 September 2018 (RCE 361). 

RCE362: Letter from Kathleen Hainsworth, NSW Crown Solicitor's Office, to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 14 September 2018 (RCE 362).

RCE363: Letter fromDaniel Andrews, Premier of Victoria, to Bret Walker, Royal Commisioner, 31 July 2018 (RCE 363).

RCE364: Victorian Government, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 31 July 2018 (RCE 364).

RCE365: Letter from Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner to Daniel Andrews, Premier of Victoria, 7 September 2018 (RCE 365). 

RCE366: Letter from Janine Hebiton, Victorian Government Solicitor's Office, to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 14 September 2018 (RCE 366).

RCE367: Letter from Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission to Jessica Parker, Australian Government Solicitor, 7 September 2018 (RCE 367).

RCE368: Letter from Jessica Parker, Australian Government Solicitor to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 13 September 2018 (RCE 368).

RCE369: David Littleproud, Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, ‘Cooperating with SA Murray-Darling Royal Commission’ (Media Release, 13 September 2018) (RCE 369).

RCE370: Robert Orr and Helen Neville, 'The Role of Social and Economic Factors in the Basin Plan' (Australian Government Solicitor Advice, 25 October 2010) (RCE 370).

RCE371: Witness statement of Christopher Lamey, 19 September 2018 (RCE 371).

RCE372: Chris Lamey, ‘Chronology of events’ (RCE 372).

RCE373: Chris Lamey, ‘The trouble with downstream’ (Powerpoint presentation) (RCE 373).

RCE374: Letter from Amy Fox, Commonwealth Department of Agriculture and Water Resources to Chris Lamey, 10 May 2017 (RCE 374).

RCE375: Letter from Dion Jones, Goondiwindi Regional Council to Lamey Contracting, 14 October 2016 (RCE 375).

RCE376: Bundle of correspondence between Norman Farming and Goondiwindi Regional Council comprising:        

a. Letter from Dion Jones, Goondiwindi Regional Council to Whynot Farm Co,10 October 2016;
b. Letter from Carl Manton, Goondiwindi Regional Council to Norman Farming,13 February 2017
c. Letter from Carl Manton, Goondiwindi Regional Council to Norman Farming, 23 March 2017
d. Letter from Carl Manton, Goondiwindi Regional Council to Norman Farming,13 April 2017
e. Letter from Carl Manton, Goondiwindi Regional Council to John Norman, 18 August 2017

RCE377: Letter from Charles Chan, Chan Lawyers to Chief Executive, Department of Natural Resources and Mines (QLD) and Goondiwindi Regional Council, 20 March 2017 and Letter from Nicole Buchanski, Department of Natural Resources and Mines (QLD) to Charles Chan, Chan Lawyers, 5 May 2017 (RCE 377).

RCE378: Letter from Ralph P Kinsella, SMK Consultants Pty Ltd to Goondiwindi Regional Council, 1 August 2017 (RCE 378).

RCE379: Letter from Carl Manton, Goondiwindi Regional Council to Norman Farming, 21 December 2017 (RCE 379).

RCE380: CBRE Agribusiness, 'Norman Farming Information Memorandum', October 2017 (RCE 380).

RCE381: Mark Phelps, ‘Toobeah farmers 'flooded out of business’, Queensland Country Life (online), 26 April 2017 https://www.queenslandcountrylife.com.au/story/4623701/illegal-flood-hits-toobeah-farmers/ (RCE 381).

RCE382: Graeme Scheu, Goondiwindi Regional Council, ‘Council explains options in relation to levee banks’ (Media Release, 28 August 2017) (RCE 382).

RCE383: Kerry Brewster, ‘Murray-Darling Basin plan a 'failure', farmers claim water backed up in Queensland’, ABC Online, 1 September 2017  <http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-08-31/murray-darling-basin-plan-failure-farmers-claim-water-backed-up/8859412 (RCE 383). 

RCE384: Kerry Brewster, ‘Murray Darling Basin Authority powerless to act against farmers harvesting floodwaters’, ABC Online, 13 February 2018 <http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-02-13/murray-darling-authority-powerless-against-floodwater-harvesting/9426138> (RCE 384). 

RCE385: ABC News, ‘Some farmers say Murray Darling River system is broken’, 7.30 with Leigh Sales (online), 13 February 2018  <http://www.abc.net.au/7.30/some-farmers-say-murray-darling-river-system-is/9443850> (RCE 385).

RCE386: PMSEIC Independent Working Group 2007, ‘Climate Change in Australia: Regional Impacts and Adaptation – Managing the Risk for Australia’ (Report Prepared for the Prime Minister’s Science, Engineering and Innovation Council, June 2007) (RCE 386).

RCE387: A M Ukkola et al, ‘Land Surface Models Systematically Overestimate the Intensity, Duration and Magnitude of Seasonal-scale Evaporative Droughts’ (2016) Environmental Research Letters 11 (RCE 387).

RCE388: Jason P Evans, Andy J Pitman and Faye T Cruz, ‘Coupled Atmospheric and Land Surface Dynamics Over Southeast Australia: A Review, Analysis and Identification of Future Research Priorities’ (2011) 31 International Journal of Climatology 1758-1772 (RCE 388).

RCE389: Wenju Cai et al, ‘Rising Temperature Depletes Soil Moisture and Exacerbates Severe Drought Conditions across Southeast Australia’ (2009) 36 Geophysical Research Letters L21709 (RCE 389).

RCE390: Caroline C Ummenhofer, ‘What Causes Southeast Australia’s Worst Droughts?’ (2009) 36 Geophysical Research Letters L04706 (RCE 390).

RCE391: Andrew J Pitman and Sarah Perkins, ‘Climate Change Science: Status, and Next Steps in the Projection of Future Changes’ (2007) 7(3) Environmental Health 22 (RCE 391).

RCE392: CSIRO, ‘A report from the CSIRO to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Advice on defining climate scenarios for use in the Murray-Darling Basin Authority Basin Plan modelling' (MDBA Technical Report Series: Basin Plan: BP01, MDBA Publication no. 33/09, July 2009) (RCE 392).

25 September, 2018 

RCE393: Jason Alexandra, ‘Risk and uncertainty in water planning’ (RCE 393).

RCE394: Witness Statement of Jason Alexandra, 24 September 2018 (RCE 394).

RCE395: Jason Alexandra, Notice of intention for leave to appear before the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 4 September 2018 (RCE 395).

RCE396: CSIRO, ‘Climate Variability and Change in South-Eastern Australia: A Synthesis of Findings from Phase 1 of the South Eastern Australian Climate Initiative (SEACI)’ (South Eastern Australian Climate Initiative Synthesis Report, May 2010) (RCE 396).

RCE397: CSIRO, ‘Climate and Water Availability in South-Eastern Australia: A Synthesis of Findings from Phase 2 of the South Eastern Australian Climate Initiative (SEACI)’ (South Eastern Australian Climate Initiative Synthesis Report, September 2012) (RCE 397).

RCE398: Graham R Marshall and Jason Alexandra, ‘Institutional Path Dependence and Environmental Water Recovery in Australia’s Murray-Darling Basin’ (2016) 9(3) Water Alternatives 679 (RCE 398).

RCE399: Jason Alexandra, ‘Risks, Uncertainty and Climate Confusion in the Murray-Darling Basin Reforms’ (2017) 3(3) Water Economics and Policy 1 (RCE 399).

RCE400: Jason Alexandra, ‘Evolving Governance and Contested Water Reforms in Australia’s Murray Darling Basin’ (2018) 10 Water 113 (RCE 400).

 RCE 401 - 460
RCE401: Jason Alexandra, ‘“Tax Returns for Water”: Satellite-Audited Statements Can Save the Murray-Darling’, The Conversation (online), 3 August 2017, <https://theconversation.com/tax-returns-for-water-satellite-audited-statements-can-save-the-murray-darling-81833> (RCE 401).

RCE402: Bernard Keane, ‘MDB Stakeholders Call for RSPT-Style Campaign against Government’, Crikey (online), 27 October 2010 (RCE 402).

RCE403: Andrew Crook, ‘Murray-Darling Authority Losing the Spin War with Councils’ PR Flacks’, Crikey (online), 09 November 2010 (RCE 403).

RCE404: Andrew Campbell, ‘Murray Murmurings: Rethinking the Basin Plan’, Crikey (online), 16 November 2010 (RCE 404).

RCE405: Curriculum vitae of Jason Alexandra, October 2017 (RCE 405).

RCE406: Mike Young, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018 (RCE 406).

RCE407: Witness Statement of Mike Young, 24 September 2018 (RCE 407).

RCE408: Mike Young, ‘Sharing Water: The role of robust water-sharing arrangements in the management of water scarcity’ (RCE 408).

RCE409: Sarah Ann Wheeler, et al, ‘Developing a water market readiness assessment framework’ (July 2017) 552 Journal of Hydrology 807 (RCE 409).

RCE410: Michael D Young, ‘Unbundling Water Rights as a Means to Improve Water Markets in Australia’s Southern Connected Murray-Darling Basin’ in M Lago et al (eds), Use of Economic Instruments in Water Policy (Springer, 2015), 279 (RCE 410).

RCE411: Mike Young, ‘Trading into Trouble? Lessons from Australia’s Mistakes in Water Policy Reform Sequencing’ (2015) 403 The Hikone Ronso 50 (RCE 411).

RCE412: Michael D Young, ‘Designing water abstraction regimes for an ever-changing and ever-varying future’ (2013) 145 Agricultural Water Management 32 (RCE 412).

RCE413: Mike Young, ‘Chewing on the CEWH: options for improving management of environmental water in the Murray-Darling Basin’ in John Quiggin, Thilak Mallawaarachchi and Sarah Chambers (eds), Water Policy Reform: Lessons in Sustainability from the Murray-Darling Basin (Edward Elgar Publishing Limited, 2012), 129 (RCE 413).

RCE414: Mike Young, ‘Improving the Basin Plan: Options for Consideration’ in D Connell and R Q Grafton (eds), Basin Future: Water Reform in the Murray-Darling Basin (ANU EPress, 2011), 439 (RCE 414).

RCE415: Mike Young, ‘Environmental Effectiveness and Economic Efficiency of Water Use in Agriculture, The Experience of and Lessons from the Australian Water Reform Programme’ (OECD Background report, 2010) (RCE 415).

RCE416: Michael D Young and Jim C McColl, ‘Double trouble: the importance of accounting for and defining water entitlements consistent with hydrological realities’ (2009) 53 The Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 19 (RCE 416).

RCE417: Mike Young and Jim McColl, ‘A future proofed Basin – A new water management regime for the Murray Darling Basin’ (The University of Adelaide, 2008) (RCE 417).

RCE418: Mike Young and Jim McColl, ‘A sustainable cap: what might it look like?’, (Droplet No 12, The University of Adelaide, 15 June 2008 (RCE 418).

RCE419: Diamond Valley Groundwater Management Plan, April 2018 (RCE 419).

RCE420: Mike Young and Jim McColl, ‘Sustainable Diversion Limits: A plan for the Murray-Darling Basin’, (Droplet No 19, The University of Adelaide, 25 July 2011 (RCE 420).

26 September, 2018

RCE421: Correspondence from the Victorian Government Solicitor's Office comprising:        

a. Letter from Janine Hebiton, Victorian Government Solicitor's Office to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 21 September 2018                                                      

b. Letter from Alison O'Brien, Victorian Government Solicitor to Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner, 25 September 2018 (RCE 421).

27 September, 2018 

RCE422: Emma Carmody, Notice of Intention to appear at the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 11 June 2018 (RCE 422).

RCE423: David Morris, Environmental Defenders Office NSW, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018 (RCE 423).

RCE424: Northern Basin Review (Namoi Water) Freedom of Information Documents provided by Emma Carmody comprising:                                                                              

a. Bill Johnson, 'Bill Johnson's summary of the Namoi Water Northern Basin Review FOI Docs'.                                                  

b. Email from Phil Townsend to Namoi Water, 22 July 2016 to 4 September 2018.                                                                                         

c. Email from unknown sender and Peta Derham, 27 July 2016.                                                                           

d. Email from Frank Walker to unknown recipients, 17 August 2016.                                                     

e. Email from Peta Derham, Carl Binning, and Phil Glyde, 11 to 29 November 2016.                                    

f. Industry Sector Employment Figures for Warren 2001-2013 (RCE 424).

RCE425:  Email from Peta Derham, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, to Grant Buckley, Macquarie River Food & Fibre, 17 May 2016 to 6 May 2016 (RCE 425).

RCE426: Various documents provided by Emma Carmody comprising: 

A. Letter from Emma Carmody, EDO NSW, to Bev Smiles, Inland Rivers Network, 23 September 2016;

B. Office of Water, NSW Department of Primary Industries, ‘Approach to the Prerequisite Policy Measures Implementation Plan’ (PowerPoint Presentation);        

C. Office of Water, NSW Department of Primary Industries,  NSW Prerequisite Policy Measures Implementation Plan (Draft, version 2, 8 May 2015);

D. Letter from Emma Carmody, EDO NSW, to Chayna Moldrich, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Office of Water 29 May 2015;

F. Australian Government, Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Murray-Darling Basin National Partnership Agreement: Milestone Assessments for Year Ending (Agreement, 30 June 2015);

G. Warren Martin and Graeme Turner, ‘SDL Adjustment Stocktake Report’, (Report, August 2015);

H. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Submission to Select Committee on the Murray–Darling Basin Plan: Murray–Darling Basin Authority, Response to Questions on Notice (2 February 2016);

I. Office of Water, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Proposed Arrangements for Shepherding Environmental Water in NSW – Draft for Consultation (May 2012);

J. Office of Water, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Water Shepherding Option and Issues Analysis Report (Advice to Water Shepherding Taskforce, May 2012);

K. EDO NSW, Submission in Response to Proposed Arrangements for Shepherding Environmental Water in NSW, Draft for Consultation, 5 July 2012;

L.Office of Water, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Accounting for the Third Toorale Water Shepherding Trial: August–September 2010 (January 2012);

M. Letter from Penny Wong, Minister for Climate Change, Energy Efficiency and Water to the Steve Whan, Acting Minister for Water, 13 July 2010;   

N. Office of Water, NSW Department of Primary Industries, Shepherding Water for the Environment: Progress of the NSW Water Shepherding Project, 2011  (October 2011);      

O. Email from John Taylor, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Emma Carmody, forwarding email of Russell James, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 21 November 2016 (RCE 426).

RCE427: Letter from Emma Carmody, EDO NSW, to Terry Korn, Australian Floodplain Association, 14 March 2017 (RCE 427).

RCE428: Letter to Susi Curtis, WaterNSW from Brendan Dobbie, EDO NSW, 12 February 2018 (RCE 428).

RCE429: Letter from Emma Carmody, EDO NSW, to Terry Korn, Australian Floodplain Association, 5 February 2018 (RCE 429).

RCE430: Various briefing notes and submissions provided by Emma Carmody comprising:                                                                    

a. EDO NSW, 'Water Management Act Amendment Bill 2018, EDO NSW Briefing Note and Key Issues Summary', (Briefing Note, EDO NSW, 19 June 2018);                                                                                           

b. EDO NSW, 'Water Management Act Amendment Bill 2018, EDO NSW Briefing Note and Key Issues Summary', (Briefing Note, EDO NSW, 25 May 2018);                                                                                             

c. Letter from Emma Carmody, EDOs of Australia to Neil Andrews, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 3 November 2017; 

d. EDOs of Australia, Submission to the Productivity Commission’s review of the Draft Report into National Water Reform, 31 October 2017;                                                         

e. Letter from Emma Carmody, EDOs of Australia, to Neil Andrews, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 24 February Submission to Murray Darling Basin Authority on the Proposed Amendments to the Basin Plan (Northern Basin Review), 24 February 2017 (RCE 430).

RCE431: Letter from Emma Carmody, EDO NSW, to Juliet Lefeuvre, Lifeblood Alliance, 27 June 2017 (RCE 431).           

RCE432: Letter from Emma Carmody, EDO NSW, to Chris Lamey, 13 December 2017 (RCE 432).

RCE433: Emma Carmody, ‘Climate Change is Water Change: Integrating Water Management, Mitigation and Adaptation Laws and Policies’ (2017) 31(10) Australian Environment Review 358-63 (RCE 433).

RCE434: Emma Carmody, ‘Changes in Murray-Darling Basin Laws and Policies between 2007 and 2016’ (2016) 19 Bridging 6-7 (RCE 434).

RCE435: Emma Carmody et al, ‘The Future of Water Reform in Australia - Starting a Conversation’ (2016) 31(4) Australian Environment Review 132 (RCE 435).

RCE436: Emma Carmody, ‘Exemptions from Cease-to-Pump Rules in the Hunter Coal Field: Mines 1, Aquifers 0’ (2013) 28(4)  Australian Environment Review 567 (RCE 436). 

RCE437: Emma Carmody, ‘The Silence of the Plan: Will the Convention on Biological Diversity and the Ramsar Convention be Implemented in the Murray-Darling Basin?’ (2013) Environmental and Planning Law Journal 56 (RCE 437).

RCE438: Emma Carmody, ‘Is the Murray-Darling Basin Plan Enlightened? Ask Voltaire’, The Conversation (online), 12 February 2013, <https://theconversation.com/is-the-murray-darling-basin-plan-enlightened-ask-voltaire-11468> (RCE 438).

RCE439: Jonathan La Nauze and Emma Carmody, ‘Will the Basin Plan Uphold Australia's Ramsar Convention Obligations?’ (2012) 27(9) Australian Environment Review 311 (RCE 439).

RCE440: Emma Carmody, ‘The Northern Basin Disallowance’ Emma Carmody of EDO NSW, Legal Updates (16 February 2018) <https://www.edonsw.org.au/northern_basin_disallowance> (RCE 440).

RCE441: Emma Carmody, ‘ hreats to Wetlands in the Murray-Darling Basin’ Blog (23 October 2015) <https://www.edonsw.org.au/threats_to_wetlands_in_the_murray_darling_basin> (RCE 441).

RCE442: Emma Carmody, EDO NSW, ‘Managing Water Flows in the Murray-Darling Basin: a Rebalance will Benefit us All’ Blog (29 August 2016)<https://www.edonsw.org.au/managing_water_flows_in_the_murray_darling_basin_a_rebalance_will_benefit_us_all> (RCE 442).

RCE443: Emma Carmody, EDO NSW, ‘Complementary Measures: Is Carp Herpes Really a Substitute for Water in the Murray-Darling?’ Legal Updates (2 February 2017) <https://www.edonsw.org.au/complementary_measures_is_carp_herpes_really_a_substitute_for_water_in_the_murray_darling> (RCE 443).

RCE444: 'Part 8: Access to information, Case study: Macquarie Marshes Environmental Landholders’ Association and floodplain harvesting', (RCE 444).

RCE445: Email from Emma Carmody EDO NSW, to Michael Opacic, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 26 September 2016 forwarding email correspondence between Michael Slezak, ABC News and Dominique, Murray-Darling Basin Authority Media team, 14-15 May 2018 (RCE 445). 

RCE446: Letter from David Speirs, Minister for Environment and Water to Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner, 20 September 2018 (RCE 446).

RCE447: Chrissie Bloss et al, ‘Hydro-Ecological Analysis of the Proposed Basin Plan – South Australian Floodplain’ (Technical Report DFW 2012/11, March 2012 (RCE 447).

RCE448: Theresa Heneker and Jason Higham, ‘Review of the Basin Plan Water Recovery Scenarios for the Lower Lakes, South Australia: Hydrological and Ecological Consequences’ (Technical Report, DENR, March 2012) (RCE 448).

RCE449: Jason Higham, ‘An Analysis of MDBA Modelling Outputs for the Draft Basin Plan: Hydrodynamic Modelling of the Coorong and Murray Mouth’ (Technical Report, DENR, March 2012) (RCE 449).

RCE450: Letter from Ben Bruce, SA Department for Environment and Water, to Bret Walker SC, Commissioner,  Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 26 June 2018 (RCE 450).

RCE451: Letter from David Littleproud, Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources to David Speirs,  Minister for Environment and Water, 2 July 2018 (RCE 451).

RCE452: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, ‘'Murray Futures: Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth Recovery Project, South East Flows Restoration Project, Phase 2 Business Case’, 12 March 2013 (RCE 452).

RCE453: Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, ‘The Living Murray Environmental Works and Measures Program: Chowilla Floodplain, Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Mechanism Supply Measure Phase 2 Submission’ (RCE 453).

RCE454: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Appendix 1: Chowilla Floodplain: Environmental Water Management Plan’ (MDBA Publication No 220/11, February 2012) (RCE 454).

RCE455: SA Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources and Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Chowilla Floodplain: Operations Plan for Chowilla Creek Regulator and Ancillary Structures’ (Version 2.3, August 2014) (RCE 455).

RCE456: SA Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources and Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Chowilla Floodplain: Event Plans and Hazard Mitigation Strategy for Operation of the Chowilla Creek Regulator and Ancillary Structures’ (Version 2.3, August 2014) (RCE 456).

RCE457: SA Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources and Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Chowilla Floodplain: Monitoring Strategy for Operation of the Chowilla Creek Regulator and Ancillary Structures’ (Version 2.2, August 2014) (RCE 457).

RCE458: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Enhanced Environmental Water Delivery: A Business Case for the Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Mechanism’, 9 May 2017 (RCE 458).

RCE459: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Addendum: Enhanced Environmental Water Delivery’ (Draft addendum to business case, (RCE 459).

RCE460: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Attachment 1: EEWD Revised Budget’, (Addendum to business case, September 2017) (RCE 460).

RCE 461-511
RCE461: Murray-Darling Basin Ministerial Council, 'Implementing the Basin Plan' (Report to the Council of Australian Governments, 17 March 2017)

RCE462: Productivity Commission, 'National Water Reform: Overview and Draft Recommendations' (Draft Report, September 2017)

RCE463: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 'Annual Report 2016–17' (MDBA publication No 28/17, 2017)

RCE464: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Plan Evaluation 2017’ (MDBA Publication No 52/17, 2017)

RCE465: Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee, Parliament of Australia, Integrity of the water market in the Murray-Darling Basin (2017)

RCE466: Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, ‘ Department of Agriculture and Water Resources’ Assessment of New South Wales’ Protection and use of Environmental Water under the National Partnership Agreement on Implementing Water Reform in the Murray—Darling Basin’ (ANAO Report No 17 2017-18, 2017)

RCE467: Ernst & Young, ‘Analysis of Efficiency Measures in the Murray-Darling Basin: Opportunities to recover 450GL in additional environmental water through efficiency measures by 2024, with neutral or positive socio-economic impacts’ (Final Report, 19 January 2018)

RCE468: Birdlife Australia, ‘Birds of the Murray-Darling Basin: Overview’ (Birdlife Conservation Statement No 16, May 2014)

RCE469: House of Representative Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources, Parliament of Australia, Making every drop count: Inquiry into water use efficiency programs in agriculture, (2017)

RCE470: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘The Social and economic benefits from environmental water: 2017 Basin Plan Evaluation’, (MDBA Publication No 50/17, December 2017) 

RCE471: Kane Aldridge, et al ‘Expert Panel Assessment of the Likely Ecological Consequences in South Australia of the Proposed Murray-Darling Basin Plan: A Report to the South Australian Government’ (Technical Report Series No 12/2, 2012) 

RCE472: Murray-Darling Basin Ministerial Council, ‘An Audit of Water Use in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (June 1995)

RCE473: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Water Resource Plan Quarterly Report' (January 2018)

RCE474: Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, ‘National Partnership Agreement on Implementing Water Reform in the Murray-Darling Basin: Milestone Assessments for the Year Ending 30 June 2016’ (2016)

RCE475: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Understanding change in Basin communities, Southern Basin Community Profiles’ 

RCE476: TC&A and Frontier Economics, ‘Social and Economic Impacts of the Basin Plan in Victoria’ (February 2017)

RCE477: Australian Government, ‘Report of the Independent review of the Water Act 2007’ (November 2014) 

RCE478: Australian Government, ‘Commonwealth water reform investments in the Murray–Darling Basin - Analysis of social and economic outcomes’ (Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, 2017) 

RCE479: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Ecological Needs of Low Flows in the Barwon-Darling’ (Technical Report, March 2018)

RCE480: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Observed Flows in the Barwon-Darling 1990-2017: A Hydrologic Investigation’ (Technical Report, March 2018)

RCE481: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Proposed Basin Plan Consultation Report’ (May 2012)

RCE482: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Proposed Basin Plan Consultation Report - Appendix B’ (May 2012) 

RCE483: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Proposed Basin Plan - Authority's Views and Consultation on the Matters Raised by the Murray-Darling Ministerial Council -Volume 1’ (Report, August 2012)

RCE484: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Proposed Basin Plan - Authority's Views and Consultation on the Matters Raised by the Murray-Darling Ministerial Council -Volume 2’ (Report, August 2012)

RCE485: Australian Government, ‘Portfolio Management Planning: Approach to Planning for the Use, Carryover and Trade of Commonwealth Environmental Water 2017-18’ (Commonwealth Environmental Water, 2017)

RCE486: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘The Living Murray Story’ (Report, 2011)

RCE487: Australian Government, ‘Monitoring, Evaluation, Reporting and Improvement Framework' (Commonwealth Environmental Water Office, June 2013 Version 2.0) 

RCE488: Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee, Parliament of Australia, A Balancing Act: Provisions of the Water Act 2007 (2011) 

RCE489: Fran Sheldon, ‘Characterising the Ecological Effects of Changes in the 'Low-Flow' Hydrology of the Barwon Darling River’ (Advice to the Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder Office, Australian Rivers Institute, October 2017) 

RCE490: Gary Jones, et al, ‘Independent Report of the Expert Reference Panel on Environmental Flows and Water Quality Requirements for the River Murray System’ (Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology,  February 2002)

RCE491: Tony Minns, ‘Peer Review of the South Australian Government Eco-Hydrological Assessment of Additional Model Scenarios for the Basin Plan’ (Goyder Institute for Water Research)

RCE492: Steve Hemming and Daryle Rigney, ‘Indigenous Engagement in Environmental Water Planning, Research and Management: Innovations in South Australia's Murray-Darling Basin Region’ (Technical Report Series No 14/21, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2014) 

RCE493: Steve Hemming and Daryle Rigney, ‘Incorporating Indigenous Knowledge, Values and Interests Into Environmental Water Planning in the Coorong and Lakes Alexandrina and Albert Ramsar Wetland’ (Technical Report Series No 16/8, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2016) 

RCE494: Jeff Connor, et al, ‘Socioeconomic Implications of the Guide to the Proposed Basin Plan - Methods and Results Overview’ (Technical Report Series No 11/3, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2011) 

RCE495: Taylor Hunt, ‘Progress Towards Outcomes From Environmental Water in Victoria: Five Years Into Basin Plan Implementation’ (Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, 2017) 

RCE496: Productivity Commission, ‘Market Mechanisms for Recovering Water in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (Report, March 2010) 

RCE497: Australian Government, ‘Module to the National Water Initiative (NWI) Policy Guidelines for Water Planning and Management’ (Engaging Indigenous Peoples in Water Planning and Management, 2017) 

RCE498: NSW Department of Industry, ‘Water Reform Action Plan’ (Quarter 1 Progress Report, 2018) 

RCE499: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Assessing Environmental Water Needs of the Basin’ (Report, 2010) 

RCE500: NSW Department of Industry, ‘Securing Our Water: NSW Government Water Reform Action Plan’ (Report, 2017)

RCE501: Barry Hart and Rhonda Butcher, ‘Commonwealth Long-Term Intervention Monitoring Project: Stage 1 Mid-Term Review and Evaluation’ (Water Science and Water’s Edge Consulting Report, 2018) 

RCE502: Senate References Committee on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport, Parliament of Australia, The Management of the Murray-Darling Basin (2013)

RCE503: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Regulation Impact Statement: Basin Plan Water Act 2007 Commonwealth’

RCE504: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Delivering a Healthy Working Basin: About the Draft Basin Plan’

RCE505: Australian Government, Response to the Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee Report, Parliament of Australia, Management of the Murray-Darling Basin (2018) 

RCE506: Productivity Commission, ‘National Water Reform: Productivity Commission Inquiry Report’ (Report No 87, 19 December 2017)

RCE507: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Plain English Summary of the Proposed Basin Plan – Appendix A’ (Report, 28 November 2011)

RCE508: Helen Gigney, et al, ‘Clarification of Definitions in the Water Act 2007’ (Final Report, The Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre Publication 07/20, May 2010)

RCE509: Letter from Craig Knowles, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Environmental Groups, 21 October 2011 

RCE510: ACIL Tasman, ‘Scope for Water Use Efficiency Savings as a Source of Water to Meet Increased Environmental Flows - Independent Review: A Report to the Murray Darling Basin Commission’ (Report, March 2003) 

RCE511: Ian Waterson, et al, ‘Climate Change in Australia: Projections for Australia's NRM Regions’ (Rangeland Cluster Report, CSIRO, 2015)
RCE 512 - 560
RCE512: Marie Ekstrom, et al, ‘Climate Change in Australia: Projections for Australia's NRM Regions’ (Central Slopes Cluster Report, CSIRO, 2015)

RCE513: Bertrand Timbal,et al, ‘Climate Change in Australia: Projections for Australia's NRM Regions’ (Murray Basin Cluster Report, CSIRO, 2015)

RCE514: Victorian Ombudsman, ‘Investigation into the Foodbowl Modernisation Project and Related Matters’ (November 2011)

RCE515: Ben Gawne, et al, ‘Long Term Intervention and Monitoring Project - Logic and Rationale Document – Version 1.0’ (MDFRC Publication 01/2013, The Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre, May 2013)

RCE516: Rebecca E Lester, et al, ‘Conceptual Modelling of the Ecological Responses from a Flood Event in the Lower River Murray’ (Technical Report Series No 14/11, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2014) 

RCE517: Sam Nicol, et al, ‘A Method to Assess the Relative Environmental benefit of Complementary Measures: A Scoping Report and Proof of Concept – Version 2’ (Report for the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Version 2, 13 April 2017)

RCE518: Victorian Auditor General, ‘Irrigation Efficiency Programs’ (Report, June 2010)

RCE519: Neville D Crossman, et al, ‘Status of the Acquatic Ecosystems of the Murray-Darling Basin and a Framework for Assessing the Ecosystem Services they provide’ (Interim Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, CSIRO, 28 November 2011) 

RCE520: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Water Resource Plan’ (Quarterly Report, May 2018)

RCE521: Richard T Kingsford, et al, ‘Engineering a Crisis in a Ramsar Wetland: The Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth’ (Report, Australian Wetlands and Rivers Centre, November 2009)

RCE522: Rebecca Lester, et al, ‘An investigation into interactions between the proposed Upper South East Drainage (USED) Scheme and Barrage Flows’ (Report to the South Australian Department for Environment and Natural Resources, June 2012) 

RCE523: Environment Defenders Office Victoria, ‘Legal Analysis of the Proposed Murray-Darling Basin Plan’ (Report, March 2012) 

RCE524: Mike Young, et al, ‘A preliminary assessment of the economic and social implications of environmental flow scenarios for the Murray River system’ (Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Commission, CSIRO, July 2002)

RCE525: Murray-Darling Basin Authority and NSW Department of Industry, ‘Consultation Paper: NSW updated factors for Water Recovery’ (Publication No 18/322, May 2018) 

RCE526: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Water Resource Assessments for Without-Development and Baseline Conditions – Version 2’ (Technical Report No 2010/20,  November 2011)

RCE527: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Modelling assessment to determine SDL Adjustment Volume’ (MDBA Publication No 35/17, October 2017) 

RCE528: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Benchmark conditions of development for assessment of the SDL supply contribution’ (MDBA Publication No 36/17, October 2017) 

RCE529: NSW Department of Industry, ‘NSW Water Reform Action Plan: Water Take Measurement and Metering (Consultation Paper Pub18/161, March 2018) 

RCE530: URS Australia, ‘Murray-Darling Basin Return Flows Investigation: Final Report - Volume 1’ (Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, October 2010)

RCE531: NSW Department of Industry, ‘Better Management of Environmental Water - Interim Solutions Package - Advice from the Interagency Working Group for Better Managing Environmental Water’ (Pub18/284, June 2018) 

RCE532: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Salinity Management Strategy  - 2014/15 Annual Implementation Report’ (MDBA Publication No 36/15, June 2016) 

RCE533: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Salinity Management Strategy - 2013/14 Annual Implementation Report’ (MDBA Publication No 03/15, 24 March 2015) 

RCE534: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Salinity Management Strategy - 2012/13 Annual Implementation Report’ (MDBA Publication No 03/14, January 2014) 

RCE535: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Salinity Management Strategy - 2010/11 Annual Implementation Report’ (MDBA Publication No 21/12, January 2012)

RCE536: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Salinity Management Strategy - 2009/10 Annual Implementation Report’ (MDBA Publication No 118/11, January 2011) 

RCE537: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Salinity Management Strategy - 2008/09 Annual Implementation Report’ (MDBA Publication No 53/10, February 2010)

RCE538: Anne Jensen and Rebecca Turner, ‘Overland corner wetland complex management plan’ (Report, August 2001)

RCE539: Productivity Commission, ‘Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-year assessment’ (Draft report, August 2018)

RCE540: Michael Stewardson and Fiorenzo Guarino, ‘2015-16 Basin-Scale Evaluation of Commonwealth Environmental Water – Hydrology’ (MDFRC Publication 142/2017, The Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre, 2017)

RCE541: Samantha Capon and Cherie Campbell, ‘2015-16 Basin-scale Evaluation of commonwealth environmental water – Vegetation Diversity (MDFRC Publication 145/2017, The Murray-Darling Freshwater Research Centre, 2017) 

RCE542: ‘Guidelines for Establishing and Strengthening Local Communities and Indigenous People’s Participation in the Management of Wetlands’ (Resolution VII 8, 7th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Wetlands, Costa Rica, 10-18 May 1999)

RCE543: ‘Guiding Principles for Taking Into Account the Cultural Values of Wetlands for The Effective Management Of Sites’ (Resolution VIII 19, 8th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Wetlands, Spain, 18-26 November 2002)

RCE544: Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, ‘Akwe: Kon Guidelines for Conduct of Cultural, Environmental and Social Assessment Regarding Developments Proposed to Take Place On, or Which Are Likely to Impact On, Sacred Sites or Lands and Waters Traditionally Occupied by Indigenous and Local Communities’ (2004)

RCE545: ‘Taking into Account Cultural Values in Wetlands’ (Resolution IX.21, 9th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Wetlands, Uganda, 8-15 November 2005)

RCE546: Convention on Biological Diversity, ‘The Tkarihwaieri Code of Ethical Conduct to Ensure Respect for the Cultural and Intellectual Heritage of Indigenous and Local Communities’ (Resolution X/42, 10th Meeting of the Conference of Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity, Japan, 29 October 2010)

RCE547: United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity ‘Programme of Work on the Implementation of Art 8(j) and Related Provisions of the Convention on Biological Diversity’ (Decision V/16, October 2012) 

RCE548: UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, ‘United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (Resolution 61/295, adopted by the UN General Assembly, 13 September 2007) 

RCE549: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘A Yarn on the River: Getting Aboriginal Voices into the Basin Plan’ (MDBA Publication No 227/11, 2011) 

RCE550: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Murray-Darling Basin Boundary Map’ (1 January 2015) 

RCE551: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Guide to Traditional Owner Groups for Water Resource Plan Areas Map’ (30 June 2015) 

RCE552: Susan Goff, ‘A Survey of Aboriginal Water Interests: Summary Report’ (MDBA publication No 28/16, October 2016) 

RCE553: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Water Resource Plans: Part 14 Guidelines (Guidelines for Meeting Basin Plan (Chapter 10) Requirements in Relation to Aboriginal Peoples’ Objectives and Outcomes for Water’ (MDBA Publication No 30/17, undated) 

RCE554: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Aboriginal Partnerships Action Plan: Building Partnerships with Traditional Owners’ (MDBA Publication, August 2017) 

RCE555: Sue Jackson, ‘National Indigenous Water Planning Forum: Background Paper on Indigenous Participation in Water Planning and Access to Water’ (Report for the National Water Commission, CSIRO, February 2009)

RCE556: Australian Government, ‘A Review of Indigenous Involvement in Water Planning - 2013’ (National Water Commission, 2014)

RCE557: Bewsher Consulting, ‘Review of Hydrological Investigations Carried Out Under the Menindee Lakes Memorandum of Understanding’ (Final Report, NSW Office of Water, January 2012)

RCE558: Bewsher Consulting, ‘Barwon-Darling Valley Independent Audit of Cap Model’ (Draft Report to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, January 2013) 

RCE559: Bewsher Consulting, ‘Review of the Hydrological Modelling Frameworks Used to Inform Potential Basin Plan Amendments’ (Draft Report, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, September 2016) 

RCE560: NSW Department of Primary Industries Water, ‘Four Corners – ABC TV’ (Departmental Response, 20 July 2017)
RCE 561 - 611
RCE561: Murray-Darling Basin Authority and Independent Review Panel, ‘The Murray-Darling Basin Water Compliance Review’ (Murray-Darling Basin Authority Publication 44/17, November 2017).

RCE562: NSW Ombudsman, ‘Correcting the Record: Investigation into Water Compliance and Enforcement 2007-17’ (A Special Report to Parliament under section 26 and 31 of the Ombudsman Act 1974, NSW Government, 8 March 2018) (RCE 562).

RCE563: NSW Ombudsman, ‘Water: Compliance and Enforcement’ (A Special Report to Parliament under section 31 of the Ombudsman Act 1974, NSW Government, 17 August 2018) (RCE 563).

RCE564: Independent Expert Panel, ‘Independent Audit of Queensland Non-Urban Water Measurement and Compliance: Final Report’ (23 March 2018). 

RCE565: Queensland Government, ‘Independent Audit of Queensland Non-Urban Water Measurement and Compliance’ (Queensland Government Response, June 2018). 

RCE566: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Gwydir Region Reach Report: Constraints Management Strategy’ (June 2015).

RCE567: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Murrumbidgee Reach Report: Constraints Management Strategy’ (July 2015).

RCE568: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘River Murray from Hume to Yarrawonga Weir Reach Report: Constraints Management Strategy’ (August 2015).

RCE569: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘River Murray from Yarrawonga to Wakool Junction Reach Report: Constraints Management Strategy’ (Final Report, July 2015). 

RCE570: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘South Australian River Murray Reach Report: Constraints Management Strategy’ (August 2015). 

RCE571: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Goulburn River Reach Report: Constraints Management Strategy’ (2015). 

RCE572: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, “Lower Darling Reach Report: Constraints Management Strategy” (August 2015). 

RCE573: Duplicate of RCE392

RCE574: Duplicate of RCE352

RCE575: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘The Proposed Groundwater Baseline and Sustainable Diversion Limits: Method Report’ (MDBA Publication 16/12, 2012).

RCE576: Department of Primary Industries, ‘Menindee Lakes: Interim Project Proposal’ (Blackwatch Consulting Pty Ltd, May 2017). 

RCE577: NSW Department of Primary Industry, ‘Menindee Lakes: Interim Project Proposal (Blackwatch Consulting Pty Ltd, 1May 2017) Attachment C.

RCE578: NSW Department of Primary Industry, ‘Menindee Lakes: Interim Project Proposal (Blackwatch Consulting Pty Ltd, 1May 2017) Attachment D.

RCE579: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘SDL Adjustment Mechanism Project Status’

RCE580: Independent Expert Panel, ‘Murray-Darling Basin SDL Adjustment Mechanism: Report by the Victorian and NSW Ministers' (Confidential Report, 10 April 2017).

RCE581: Basin Officials Committee, ‘Phase 1 Assessment Guidelines for Constraint and Supply Proposals’.

RCE582: Basin Officials Committee, ‘Phase 2 Assessment Guidelines for Supply and Constraint Measure Business Cases’ (Revised, February 2016). 

RCE583: Basin Officials Committee, ‘Phase 3 Confirmation Guidelines: for Supply and Constraint Measure Projects’ (Updated, February 2016). 

RCE584: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Mechanism’ (Technical workshop outcomes, 10 July 2018).

RCE585: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘The SDL Adjustment Mechanism’ (Presentation, 28 June 2018).

RCE586: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘SDLAM Determination Modelling’ (Presentation, 28 June 2018).

RCE587: Mitchell Isaacs and Jeanine Murray, ‘NSW SDL Adjustment Projects – a Teaser’ (MDBA Technical Workshop, NSW Government, 28 June 2018). 

RCE588: Diane Favier, ‘Supply Measure Projects: South Australia’ (Murray-Darling Basin Policy and Strategy, Government of South Australia, Department for Environment and Water, June 2018) 

RCE589: Environmental Land Water and Planning, ‘Victoria’s SDL Adjustment Projects’ (Annual Technical Workshop, Victoria State Government, 28 June 2018).

RCE590: Duplicate of RCE448

RCE591: Duplicate of RCE449

RCE592: Peter Davies et al, ‘Sustainable Rivers Audit 1: A Report on the Ecological Health of Rivers in The Murray-Darling Basin, 2004-2007’ (MDBC Publication No 16/08, Independent Sustainable Rivers Audit Group, June 2008). 

RCE593: Murray-Darling Basin Commission, ‘Sustainable Rivers Audit – Murray-Darling Basin Rivers: Ecosystem Health Check, 2004-2007’ (MDBC Publication No 19/08, June 2008). 

RCE594: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Sustainable Rivers Audit 2: The Ecological Health of Rivers in the Murray-Darling Basin at the End of the Millennium Drought (2008-2010) – Summary’ (MDBA Publication No 75/12, 2012) 

RCE595: Peter Davies et al, ‘Sustainable Rivers Audit 2: The Ecological Health of Rivers in the Murray-Darling Basin at the End of the Millennium Drought (2008-2010 – Volume 1)’ (MDBA Publication No 72/12, Independent Sustainable Rivers Audit Group, 2012). 

RCE596: Peter Davies et al, ‘Sustainable Rivers Audit 2: The Ecological Health of Rivers in the Murray-Darling Basin at the End of the Millennium Drought (2008-2010 – Volume 2)’ (MDBA Publication No 73/12, Independent Sustainable Rivers Audit Group, 2012) 

RCE597: Peter Davies et al, ‘Sustainable Rivers Audit 2: The Ecological Health of Rivers in the Murray-Darling Basin at the End of the Millennium Drought (2008-2010 – Volume 3)’ (MDBA Publication No 74/12, Independent Sustainable Rivers Audit Group, 2012) 

RCE598: Peter Davies et al, ‘Sustainable Rivers Audit 2: The Ecological Health of Rivers in the Murray-Darling Basin at the End of the Millennium Drought (2008-2010) – Interpreting the Results Fact Sheet’ (Independent Sustainable Rivers Audit Group) 

RCE599: Kane Aldridge, Goyder Institute for Water Research, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 21 May 2018.

RCE600: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin-Wide Environmental Watering Strategy’ (MDBA Publication 20/14, 24 November 2014).

RCE601: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Environmental Management Framework Implementation: 2017 Basin Plan Evaluation’ (Environment Report, MDBA publication no. 41/17, December 2017)

RCE602: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Environmental Assets: 2017 Evaluation’ (Environment Report, MDBA publication no. 08/18, April 2018).

RCE603: South Australian Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources, ‘Long term environmental watering plan for the South Australian River Murray water resource plan area’ (November 2015).

RCE604: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Submission to the Productivity Commissio’s, Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-Year Assessment (MDBA Publication 09/18, May 2018)

RCE605: The Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Submission to Productivity Commission’s, Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-year assessment, 7 May 2018.

RCE606: Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Submission to the Productivity Commission’s, Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-Year Assessment, 1 May 2018.

RCE607: Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Submission to the Productivity Commission’s, Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-Year Assessment, 1 May 2018.

RCE608: Queensland Government, Submission to the Productivity Commission’s, Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-Year Assessment, May 2018.

RCE609: Lisa Neville, Victorian Minister for Water, Submission to the Productivity Commission’s, Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-Year Assessment, 16 July 2018.

RCE610: Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Submission to the Productivity Commission’s, Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-Year Assessment, October 2018.

RCE611.
The Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Submission to the Productivity Commission’s Draft Report on the Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-year assessment, 10 October 2018.
RCE 612 - 662
RCE612. Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Submission to the Productivity Commission’s, Draft Report on the Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-year assessment, 10 October 2018.

RCE613. New South Wales Department of Industry, Submission on the Productivity Commission’s draft report, Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Five-year assessment, October 2018.

RCE614.  Chris Edwards, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 20 February 2018.

RCE615. Keith Peasley, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE616. Robert Vincin, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE617. Brian Chatterton, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE618. Warren Gould , Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE619. Paul Newell, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE620. Alastair Wood, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE621. Rosa Hillam, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE622. Paul Connellan, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018.

RCE623. Keith Greenham, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE624. Russell Peate, Mid Murray Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 16 April 2018

RCE625. Donald J Macleod, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 11 April 2018.

RCE626. Peter Bond, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018.

RCE627. Tom Martin, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE628. Ross Howse, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE629. Thomas Dineen, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 19 April 2018.

RCE630. Elizabeth Tregenza, River Lakes and Coorong Action Group Inc, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE631. Mark Hutton, The Broken Hill and Darling River Action Group Inc, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 20 April 2018.

RCE632. Bernard Griffin, Australian Labor Party, West Wallsend Branch, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 26 April 2018.

RCE633. Desmond Connellan, Narwie Partners, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, March 2018.

RCE634. Adrian Kidd, Water Advisory Committee to the Mildura Branch of the Liberal Party Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 20 April 2018.

RCE635. Alistair Watson, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE636. Tony Siviour, Renmark Paringa Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 27 April 2018.

RCE637. Mitchell Clapham, NSW Farmers’ Association, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018.

RCE638. Dugald Bucknell, Quambone Pastoral Co. Pty Ltd, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 28 December 2017.

RCE639. Richard Sargood and Marie Dunn, Murray-River Action Group Inc, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE640. Alan Herath, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE641. Norm Brennan, Edward River Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE642. Rob Foster, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018.

RCE643. Brenton Rittberger, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE644. John Pettigrew, Goulburn Valley Environment Group, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE645. Travis Tobin, Queensland Farmers' Federation, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018

RCE646. Roch Cheroux, SA Water, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 27 April 2018

RCE647. Howard Pascoe, Howard Pascoe Consulting Pty Ltd, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 24 April 2018.

RCE648. Murray Jacobs, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 19 April 2018.

RCE649. Bill Bagley, Angas Partners, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 26 April 2018.

RCE650. Andrew Kelly, West Corurgan Private Irrigation District, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE651. Suzanne Milthorpe, The Wilderness Society, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018.

RCE652. Barry Croke, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 3 May 2018.

RCE653. Darriea Turley, Mayor, Broken Hill City Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE654. Barry Featherston, Murray-Darling Association Region 6, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE655. Simon McArthur, Australian Regional Tourism Ltd, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 19 April 2018.

RCE656. Antia Brademann, Upper Murrumbidgee Demonstration Reach, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE657. Richard Marsh, Balonne Shire Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE658. David Shetliffe, Murray-Darling Association Region 7 Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, March 2018.

RCE659. Katrina Humphries, Moree Plains Shire Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 27 April 2018.

RCE660. Helen Dalton, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE661. Bernard Griffin, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE662. Cameron Holley, Darren Sinclair, Tariro Mutongwizo and Amelia Brown, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 27 April 2018.
RCE 663 - 713
RCE663. Rachel Kelly, Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia,  Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018.

RCE664. Austin Evans, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE665. David Morris, Environmental Defender’s Offices of Australia, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE666. John Hunt, SA Dairyfarmers' Association Inc, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE667. Justine Keech, Deniliquin Business Chamber, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE668. Peter Wadewitz, Australian Organics Recycling Association Ltd, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE669. Anne Reeves, Inland Rivers Network, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE670. Ruby Davies, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018.

RCE671. Mark Gishen, South Australian Wine Industry, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 4 May 2018.

RCE672. Tim Tol, District Council of Loxton Waikerie, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE673. Barrie MacMillan, Murray Darling Wetlands Working Group Ltd, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE674.Margaret Gambling, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE675. Brian Bycroft, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE676. Kathy Whitta, Conservation Council SA, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 8 May 2018.

RCE677. Mark Hegarty, Blue Zone Group (UVS Pty Ltd), Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE678. Ken Jury, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE679.Rob Kerin and Fiona Rasheed, Primary Producers SA, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE680. Andrew Sniedze, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 11 April 2018.

RCE681. Carol Jacobson, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 17 April 2018.

RCE682. Kylie Kilroy, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE683. Nick Harvey, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE684. Bill McClumpha, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE685. Carina Dick, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE686. Kathleen Hainsworth, State of NSW Department of Industry, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 22 May 2018.

RCE687. Duplicate of RCE599

RCE688. Christopher Rawlins, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 24 May 2018.

RCE689. Duplicate of RCE346

RCE690. David Arnold, Bindara on the Darling, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE691. Sharon Starick, South Australian Murray-Darling Basin Natural Resources Management Board, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 28 May 2018.

RCE692. Lindsay Leake, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 24 May 2018.

RCE693. Yvonne and Don Stewart, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE694. Barbara Webster, Darling River Action Group, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE695. Marie Wecker, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE696. Warren Duncan, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE697. Duplicate of RCE358

RCE698. Ron Perry, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE699. Ian Benning, Birdlife Mildura, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 5 June 2018.

RCE700. Gabrielle Coupland, Southern Riverina Irrigators, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018.

RCE701. James Wilton, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE702. Jane Redden, Narromine Shire Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 30 April 2018.

RCE703. Murray McClure, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 1 May 2018.

RCE704. Shelly Scoullar, Speak Up Campaign Inc, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE705. Paul Porter and Matt Ireson, Wah Wah Alternative Supply Group, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 28 June 2018.

RCE706. John Oswald Bennett, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE707. Duplicate of RCE406.

RCE708. Duplicate of RCE364.

RCE709. Ruth Trigg, Centre for Culture Land and Sea Inc, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 6 August 2018.

RCE710. Duplicate of RCE12

RCE711. Saideepa Kumar, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 2018.

RCE712. Rebecca Lester and Peter Fairweather, ‘Ecosystem States of the Coorong: An Ecosystem Response Model’ (CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship, June 2009)

RCE713. Rebecca Lester et al, ‘An Ecosystem Assessment Framework to Guide the Management of the Coorong’ (CSIRO: Water for a Healthy Country National Research Flagship, July 2009)
RCE 714 - 764
RCE714. Duplicate of RCE519

RCE715. Duplicate of RCE522

RCE716. Rebecca Lester et al, ‘A Method to Assess the Relative Environmental Benefit of Complementary Measures: A Scoping Report and Proof-of-Concept’ (CSIRO Report, 13 April 2017)

RCE717. CSIRO, Cotton Breeding and New Cotton Varieties, CSIROpedia <https://csiropedia.csiro.au/cotton-breeding-and-new-cotton-varieties/>.

RCE718. CSIRO, Case Study Cotton Pest Management <https://www.csiro.au/en/Research/AF/Areas/Plant-Science/Cotton/Cotton-pest-management>.

RCE719. CSIRO, Case Study Transforming the Cotton Industry for Competitive Results, 25 May 2017 <https://www.csiro.au/en/About/Our-impact/Our-impact-in-action/Agriculture-and-Fisheries/Cotton>. 

RCE720. CSIRO, Cotton Research from Seed to Shirt, 6 December 2016 <https://www.csiro.au/en/Research/AF/Areas/Plant-Science/Cotton>.

RCE721. Richard Allen et al, ‘Crop Evapotranspiration – Guidelines for Computing Crop Water Requirements’ (Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations No 56, 1998).

RCE722. Trev Philp, Graham Harris and Bec Raymond, ‘Irrigated Sorghum – Best Practice Guide’ and ‘Irrigated Corn – Best Practice Guide’ (WATERpak: A Guide for Irrigation Management in Cotton and Grain Farming Systems, Australian Government Cotton Research and Development Corporation, 2012) 298-31.

RCE723. Queensland Government, ‘Aboriginal People’s Water Needs in the Queensland Murray-Darling Basin’ (Guide No CS7774, Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy, April 2018).

RCE724. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Our Water, Our Life: An Aboriginal Study in the Northern Basin’ (MDBA Publication No 04/16, October 2016).

RCE725. Monica Morgan, ‘What Has Native Title Done for Me Lately?’ (2009) 93 Australian Law Reform Commission Reform Journal 24-5.

RCE726. Monica Morgan, Lisa Strelein and Jessica Weir, ‘Indigenous Water Rights Within the Murray Darling Basin’ (2004) 5(29) Indigenous Law Bulletin 17-20.

RCE727. Monica Morgan, Lisa Strelein and Jessica Weir, ‘Authority, Knowledge and Values: Indigenous Nations Engagement in the Management of Natural Resources in the Murray-Darling Basin’ in Marcia Langton et al (eds), Settling with Indigenous People (Federation Press, 2006) 135-157.

RCE728. Co-Operative Management Agreement between Yorta Yorta Nation Aboriginal Corporation and the State of Victoria, 10 June 2004.

RCE729. Water Sharing Plan for the Murrumbidgee Regulated River Water Source 2016, 6 July 2018, part 8, clause 67.

RCE730. Landowner Agreement Form for the Delivery of Environmental Water to Toogimbie Indigenous Protected Area – 2016/17, New South Wales Government – Office of Environment and Heritage, 6 March 2017.
 
RCE731. Landowner Agreement Form for the Delivery of Environmental Water to Toogimbie Indigenous Protected Area – 2017/18, New South Wales Government – Office of Environment and Heritage, 5 October 2017.

RCE732. Murrumbidgee Cultural Water Plan, New South Wales Government – Riverina Local Land Services, April 2018.

RCE733. Murray Darling Basin Commission, ‘Indigenous Response to the Living Murray Initiative’ (Report, April 2003).

RCE734. Record of Correspondence Between MLDRIN and Basin Jurisdictions Regarding The Implementation of the SDL Adjustment Mechanism, 27 November 2015–8 December 2017.

RCE735.
i.  Letter from Darren Perry, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations to David Parker, Basin Officials Committee, 27 November 2015.
ii. Letter from Tony Slatyer, Basin Officials Committee to Darren Perry, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, 29 January 2016.

RCE736. Letter from Darren Perry, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations to Tony Slatyer, Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment Assessment Committee, 27 November 2015.

RCE737.
i.   Letter from Darren Perry, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations to Neil Andrew, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 27 November 2015.
ii.  Letter from Russell James, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Darren Perry, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, 25 January 2016.

iii. Letter from Darren Perry, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations to Russell James, Murray-Darling Basin Authority, 23 August 2016.

RCE738.
i.  Letter from Rene Woods, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations to Niall Blair, Minister for Lands and Water, 12 April 2017.
ii. Letter from Niall Blair, Minister for Primary Industries, Regional Water and Trade and Industry to Rene Woods, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, 25 July 2017.

RCE739.
i.  Letter from Rene Woods, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations to Lisa Neville, Minister for Water, 10 March 2017.
ii. Letter from Lisa Neville, Minister for Water to Rene Woods, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, 18 April 2017.

RCE740. Letter from Ian Hunter, Minister for Water and the River Murray to Will Mooney, Murray Lower Darling Rivers Indigenous Nations, 9 October 2015.

RCE741. Letter from Will Mooney, Murray Lower Darling River Indigenous Nations, to Peter Kelly, Mallee Catchment Management Authority, 11 January 2016.

RCE742. Letter from Darren Perry, Murray Lower Darling River Indigenous Nations, to Sam Hussey-Smith, Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, 23 August 2016

RCE743.
Rupert Quentin Grafton, James Horne and Sarah Ann Wheeler, ‘On the Marketisation of Water: Evidence from the Murray-Darling Basin, Australia’ [2016] 3 Water Resource Management 3, 913-26

RCE744. Daniel Connell and Rupert Quentin Grafton, ‘Planning for Water Security in the Murray-Darling Basin’ [2008] 3 Public Policy 1, 67-86.

RCE745. Dushmanta Dutta et al, ‘AWRA-R Version 5.0 Technical Report’ (CSIRO Land and Water, Technical Report, October 2015).

RCE746. Jon-Maree Baker et al, Northern NSW Valleys Irrigators, ‘Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Association on the Proposed Amendments to the Basin Plan from the Northern Basin Review’, 24 February 2017.

REC747. Avril Horne et al, 'Environmental Water Efficiency: Maximising Benefits and Minimising Costs of Environmental Water Use and Management’ [2018] 1285 WIREs Water.

RCE748. Adam Loch, David Adamson and Thilak Mallawaarachchi 'Role of hydrology and economics in water management policy under uncertainty' [2014] 518 Journal of Hydrology 5.

RCE749. Jeffery Connor et al, 'Trading water to improve environmental flow outcomes' [2013] 49 Water Resources Research 7.

RCE750. David Adamson, 'The Basin Plan, the Buy-Back and Climate Change: Determining an Optimal Water Entitlements (Proceedings of the 2nd Practical Responses to Climate Change, Engineers Australia, 2012) 1–8.

RCE751. David Adamson, John Quiggin and Daniel Quiggin, 'Water Supply Variability and Sustainable Diversion Limits: Issues to Consider in Developing the Murray-Darling Basin' (UniQuest Project No 17255, October 2011)

RCE752. John Quiggin et al, 'Climate Change, Uncertainty and Adaptation: The Case of Irrigated Agriculture in the Murray-Darling Basin in Australia' (Climate Change Working Paper: C10#1, The University of Queensland).

RCE753. Thilak Mallawaarachchi, et al, 'Economic Analysis of Diversion Options for the Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Returns to Irrigation Under Reduced Water Availability' (Commissioned Study for the Murray-Darling Basin Authority, The University of Queensland, June 2010).

RCE754. David Adamson, Thilak Mallawaarachchi and John Quiggin, 'Declining Inflows and More Frequent Droughts in the Murray-Darling Basin: Climate Change, Impacts and Adaptation' [2009] 53 Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 345–66.

RCE755. Adam Loch et al, Submission No 12 to the Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee (Cth), 2017.

RCE756.
i.  Email from Christopher Kwong, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission to John Rolfe, Central Queensland University, 17 July 2018.
ii. Email from John Rolfe, Central Queensland University to Christopher
Kwong, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 17 July 2018.


RCE757. Matthew Toulmin, ‘Basin Plan – GMID Socio-Economic Impact Assessment Report: Final Report’ (RM Consulting Group, Report Version 2.0, 6 September 2016)

RCE758. Sarah Wheeler et al, Response To RMCG’s Submission To The Murray-Darling Basin’s Royal Commission, 25 July 2018.

RCE759. Steve Hemming and Daryle Rigney, ‘Ngarrindjeri Futures: Negotiating a Future Through Caring for Ruwe/Ruwar (Lands, Waters and All Living Things)’ in Penelope Figgis, James Fitzsimons and Jason Irving (eds) Innovation for 21st Century Conservation (Australian Committee for IUCN, 2012) 186–91.

RCE760. Steve Hemming, Tom Trevorrow and Matt Rigney, ‘Ngarrindjeri Culture’ in Naomi Goodwin and Sandra Bennett (eds) The Murray Mouth: Exploring the Implications of Closure or Restricted Flow (SA Department of Water, Land and Biodiversity Conservation, July 2002) 13.

RCE761. Kungun Ngarrindjeri Yunnan Agreement Between the Ngarrindjeri People and the Crown in the Right of the State of South Australia, signed 5 June 2009.

RCE762. Ngarrindjeri Tendi, Ngarrindjeri Heritage Committee and Ngarrindjeri Native Title Management Committee, ‘Ngarrindjeri Nation Yarluwar-Ruwe Plan: Caring for Ngarrindjeri Sea Country and Culture’ (Sea Country Plan, 2006).

RCE763. Natural Resources SA Murray-Darling Basin, ‘What is changing in the Water Allocation Plan for the River Murray Prescribed Watercourse’ (Fact Sheet, Government of South Australia, 2018)

RCE764. Natural Resources SA Murray-Darling Basin, ‘River Murray Prescribed Watercourse’ 5–13.
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RCE765: Geoff Wise, ‘Submission to Review of the Water Act 2007’

RC
E766: New South Wales Irrigators’ Council, Submission to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Regional Australia, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into Certain Matters Relating to the Proposed Murray-Darling Basin Plan

RCE767. New South Wales Irrigators’ Council, Submission to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Regional Australia, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into the Impact of the Murray-Darling Basin Plan in Regional Australia

RCE768. New South Wales Irrigators’ Council, Submission to Senate, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry on Commonwealth Water Act Amendment Bill, 12 November 2008

RCE769.
Andrew Gregson, New South Wales Irrigators’ Council, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Authority: Draft of the Proposed Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

RCE770. Andrew Gregson, New South Wales Irrigators’ Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Authority: Guide to the Draft of the Proposed Murray-Darling Basin Plan

RCE771. Andrew Gregson, New South Wales Irrigators’ Council, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Authority: Sustainable Diversion Limits Issues Paper

RCE772. New South Wales Irrigators’ Council, Submission to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee, Parliament of Australia, Inquiry into Water Management in the Coorong and Lower Lakes.

RCE773. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, ‘Global Warming of 1.5°C’ (Special Report, United Nations Environment Programme and the World Meteorological Organization, October 2018)

RCE774. Francis Chiew et al, ‘Australasia’ in Christopher Field et al (eds) Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Report, United Nations Environment Programme and the World Meteorological Organization, 2014)

RCE775. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Australian Government, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, September 2018

RCE776.
Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 10 October 2018

RCE777. Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, Australian Government, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 10 October 2018

RCE778. Australian Capital Territory Government, Submission to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, October 2018

RCE779. Letter from Peter Mayfield, CSIRO to Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner, 12 October 2018

RCE780.

i. Letter from Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner to Jane Doolan and John Madden, Productivity Commission, 5 October 2018. 

ii. Letter from Nina Davidson, Productivity Commission to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 12 October 2018. 

RCE781. Letter from David Wiskar, Queensland Government to Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner, 11 October 2018

RCE782.
Letter from Janine Hebiton, Victorian Government Solicitor’s Office to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 3 October 2018.
State of Victoria, ‘Material in response to letter of 7 September 2018 from Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission’ (Supplementary Material to Submission, 3 October 2018)


RCE783. Letters from Neil Andrew, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Niall Blair, Ian Hunter, Lisa Neville, Anthony Lynham and Mick Gentleman, 26 June 2017

RCE784.
Letter from Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner to Tom Howe, Australian Government Solicitor, 21 May 2018

RCE785. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Basin Plan amendments: Northern Basin Review’ (MDBA Publication No 31/16, November 2016)

RCE786. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Communique: Murray-Darling Basin Ministers agree next steps’ (Communique, 16 June 2017)

RCE787. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Community consultation report: Northern Basin Review’ (MDBA Publication No 41/16, November 2016)

RCE788. Letter from Rhondda Dickson, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to NSW Department of Primary Industries Water, 11 August 2015

RCE789. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Answers to Questions on Notice’ (Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee Additional Estimates Hearing, March 2018)

RCE790. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Constraints management strategy: Annual progress report 2016’ (MDBA Publication No 17/18, November 2016)

RCE791. Witness Statement of Tim Stubbs, 23 October 2018.

RCE792. Witness Statement of Terry Hillman, 26 October 2018.

RCE793. Jacobs Group, ‘Due Diligence on Menindee Lakes Business Case’ (Final Report, October 2017)

RCE794
i.  Email from Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Phillip O’Connor, 23 December 2016
ii. Email from Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Phillip O’Connor, 23 December 2016
iii. Email from Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Phillip O'Connor, 10 May 2016

RCE795. Phillip O’Connor, Brewarrina Shire Council, Submission to the Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, April 2018

RCE796. Glyn Wittwer and Marnie Griffith, ‘Modelling drought and recovery in the southern Murray-Darling basin’ [2011] 55 The Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics 342–359

RCE797. Email from Emma Bradbury, Murray-Darling Association to Sarah Avey, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 14 September 2018

Attachment: Murray-Darling Association, ‘Socio-Economic Neutrality Definition and Assessment Framework’

RCE798. Letter from Phillip Glyde, Murray-Darling Basin Authority to Terry Korn, Australian Floodplain Association, 5 July 2017

RCE799. Catherine Gross et al, ‘Limits to Adaption: Climate change adaption in the Coorong, Murray Mouth and Lakes Alexandrina and Albert’ (National Climate Change Adaption Research Facility Publication 06/12, 2012)

RCE800. P C D Milly et al, ‘Stationarity is Dead: Whither Water Management?’ [2008] 319 Science 573-574

RCE801. Nick Schofield, ‘Insights from Assessing Risks of Climate Change in the MDB’ (MDBA Risk Assessment Workshop PowerPoint Presentation, 24 February 2011)

RCE802. Letter from Jason Alexandra, to Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner

RCE803. Wendy Proctor et al, ‘Future research needs for climate change adaptation in the Murray-Darling Basin’ (CSIRO Report to Murray-Darling Basin Authority, June 2009)

RCE804. Sinclair Knight Merz, ‘Impacts of climate change: project group coordinator’ (MDBA Publication No 130/11, 5 November 2010)

RCE805. Murray-Lower Darling Indigenous Nations, ‘Questions on Notice’ (Response to Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission’s Questions on Notice, 2018)

RCE806. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, Australian Government, ‘Aboriginal information session’ (Media Release, 2017)

RCE807. Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia Inc, ‘Rice Matters’, (Newsletter, September 2017)

RCE808. Email from David Harriss, to Sarah Avey, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 25 July 2018

RCE809. John Koehn, ‘Carp (Cyprinus carpio) as a powerful invader in Australian Waterways’ [2004] 49 Freshwater Biology 882–894

RCE810. N LeRoy Poff et al, ‘The Natural Flow Regime: A Paradigm for River Conservation and Restoration’ (1997) 47(11) BioScience 769–784

RCE811. Richard T Kingsford et al, ‘A Ramsar wetland in crisis — the Coorong, Lower Lakes and Murray Mouth, Australia’ [2011] 62 Marine and Freshwater Research 255–265

RCE812. South Australian Research and Development Institute, ‘Long-Term Intervention Monitoring of the Ecological Responses to Commonwealth Environmental Water Delivered to the Lower Murray River Selected Area in 2016/17’ (a report prepared for the Commonwealth Environmental Water Office, March 2018)

RCE813. Jim Hall and Edoardo Borgomeo, ‘Risk-based Principles for Defining and Managing Water Security’ [2013] Philosophical Transactions of The Royal Society A

RCE814. Stephen H Schneider et al, ‘Assessing key vulnerabilities and the risk from climate change’ in Martin L Parry et al (eds) Climate Change 2007: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (Cambridge University Press, 2007) 779–810  

RCE815. Pratt Water, The Business of Saving Water: The Report of the Murrumbidgee Valley Water Efficiency Feasibility (Pratt Water, December 2004) 1–59

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RCE816: CSIRO, ‘Whole-of-Catchment Water and Salt Balance – Identifying potential water saving and management options in the Murrumbidgee catchment’ (Commonwealth of Australia, 2005)

RCE817: Mac Kirby et al, ‘Water savings from delivery efficiency improvements’ (CSIRO and Murray-Darling Basin Authority Collaborative Report)

RCE818: Albert van Dijk et al, ‘Risks to the Shared Water Resources of the Murray-Darling Basin’ (MDBC Publication No 22/06, February 2006)

RCE819: Email from David Paton, The University of Adelaide to Sarah Avey, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 6 September 2018 (RCE 819).

Attachment:Justin Brookes et al, ‘Recommended actions for restoring the ecological character of the South Lagoon of the Coorong’ (Technical Report Series No 18/04, Goyder Institute for Water Research, 2018)
 

RCE820: Email from David Paton, The University of Adelaide to Sarah Avey, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 16 October 2018 (RCE 820).

Attachment: Letter from David Paton, The University of Adelaide to David Speirs, Minister for Environment and Water, 12 October 2018


RCE821: Duplicate of RCE530

RCE822: Duplicate of RCE297

RCE823: Natural Resources Commission, ‘Scientific Review Lower Lachlan Groundwater Sharing Plan’ (November 2006).

RCE824. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Water Recovery Factors’ (NSW Public Consultation Presentation, 1 June 2018) .

RCE825. Peter Hyde, ‘Planning Assumptions — Update of NSW Cap Factors’ (All SAP Meeting Presentation, NSW Government, 5 and 6 June 2016).

RCE826. E-mails between Roderick Campbell, The Australia Institute and Mary Colreavy, 27 February–23 March 2018.

RCE827. Ashleigh Jones, ‘Diary Brief’ (Director-General Briefing No WS11/512, NSW Office of Water–Executive Services, 30 June 2011.

RCE828. Daniel Connor and Emily Turner, ‘Public Exhibition of the Draft Water Sharing Plan for the Barwon-Darling Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sources’ (Ministerial approval No WS11/162).

RCE829. VicSuper, 'VicSuper and Natural Capital' (Information brochure).

RCE830. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Belsar-Yungera Floodplain Management Project Business Case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE831. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Burra Creek Floodplain Management Project business case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE832. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Gunbower National Park Environmental Works Project Business Case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE833. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Guttrum and Benwell Forests Environmental Works Project Business Case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE834. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Hattah Lakes North Floodplain Project Business Case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE835. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Lindsay Island Floodplain Management Project Business Case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE836. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Nyah Floodplain Management Project Business Case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE837. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Vinifera Floodplain Management Project Business Case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE838. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Wallpolla Floodplain Management Project Business Case, Proponent: Victoria’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE839. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Engineering Assessment of SDL Adjustment Business Cases submitted by Victoria’ (MDBA technical report for Department of the Environment).

RCE840. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Hume Dam Airspace Management and Pre-releases SDL adjustment proposal, Proponents: Victoria/New South Wales’ (MDBA Analysis).

RCE841. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Flexible rates of Fall in River Levels Downstream of Hume Dam – The Six Inch Rule Business Case, Proponent: Victoria/NSW’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE842. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Operating Rule Change to the use of the Barmah-Millewa Forest Environmental Water Allocation Business Case, Proponent: Victoria/NSW’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE843. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Advice on the Riverine Recovery Project Business Case, Proponent: South Australia’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE844. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Advice on the South East Flows Restoration Project Business Case, Proponent: South Australia’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE845. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Phase 2 MDBA Analysis – Existing TLM works and measures: Koondrook- Perricoota’ (MDBA Analysis).

RCE846. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Phase 2 MDBA Analysis – Existing TLM works and measures: Mulcra’ (MDBA Analysis).

RCE847. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Phase 2 MDBA Analysis – Existing TLM works and measures: Lindsay Island’ (MDBA Analysis).

RCE848. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Phase 2 MDBA Analysis – Existing TLM works and measures: Hattah’ (MDBA Analysis).

 
RCE849. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Phase 2 MDBA Analysis – Existing TLM works and measures: Gunbower’ (MDBA Analysis).

RCE850. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Phase 2 MDBA Analysis – Existing TLM works and measures: Chowilla’ (MDBA Analysis).

RCE851. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Improved Flow Management Works at the Murrumbidgee Rivers – Yanco Creek Offtake Proposal Business Case, Proponent: NSW’ (MDBA Analysis).

RCE852. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Improved flow management works at the Murrumbidgee Rivers - Yanco Creek offtake: Engineering Assessment of SDL Adjustment Business Case submitted by NSW’ (MDBA technical report for Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, 2015).

RCE853. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the SDL Offsets in the Lower Murray NSW Proposal Business Case, Proponent: NSW’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE854. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Lock 8 & 9, Carrs, Capitts and Bunberoo Creeks and Frenchman’s Fish passage: Engineering Assessment of SDL Adjustment Business Case submitted by NSW’ (MDBA Technical Report for Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, 2015).

RCE855. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis of the Nimmie-Caira Infrastructure Modifications Proposal Business Case, Proponent: NSW’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE856. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis: Computer Aided River Management system for the Murrumbidgee River Business Case, Proponent: NSW’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE857. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis: Flows for the Future Proposal, Proponent: SA’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE858. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis: 2011 Snowy Water Licence Schedule 4 Amendments to River Murray Increased Flows (RMIF) Call Out Provisions Business Case, Proponent: NSW’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE859. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis —Murray and Murrumbidgee National Parks Business Case, Proponent: NSW’ (MDBA Technical Advice).

RCE860. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Murray and Murrumbidgee Valley National Parks: Engineering Assessment of SDL Adjustment Business Case submitted by NSW’ (MDBA Technical Report for Department of Agriculture and Water Resources, April 2016).

RCE861. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis: Modernising supply systems for effluent creeks - Murrumbidgee River Business Case’.

RCE862. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA technical report for Department of Agriculture and Water Resources - Modernising Supply Systems for Effluent Creeks - Murrumbidgee River’, (Technical Report, April 2016).

RCE863. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis: South Australian Riverland Floodplain Integrated Infrastructure Program (SARFIIP) – Pike and Katarapko Floodplain Project Elements Business Case’.

RCE864. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Analysis: Menindee Lakes Water Saving Project Phase 2 Business Case’.

RCE865. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Evaluation of SDL Adjustment Measures for Phase 2 (Business Cases) – Provisional MDBA Assessment – Title of Measure: Yarrawonga to Wakool Reach Constraints Concept Proposal’.

RCE866. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Provisional Assessment of the Murrumbidgee Key Focus Area’.
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RCE867. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘MDBA Assessment of the Hume to Yarrawonga Key Focus Area’

RCE868. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Evaluation of SDL Adjustment Measure for Phase 2 (Business Cases) – MDBA Assessment – Title of Measure: River Murray in South Australia Constraints Measure Business Case’
 
RCE869. Duplicate – see RCE531

RCE870. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Water Reform Action Plan – Community Consultation What We Heard’, (INT18/88559, June 2018)

RCE871. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Draft NSW Metering Framework’, (Fact Sheet PUB18/326, June 2018)

RCE872. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Implementing the NSW Floodplain Harvesting Policy: Consultation Outcomes’, (Fact Sheet PUB18/347, June 2018)

RCE873. NSW Department of Industry, ‘NSW Healthy Floodplains Project’, (Fact Sheet INT18/87364, June 2018)

RCE874. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Implementing the NSW Floodplain Harvesting Policy: consultation outcomes’, (INT18/85817, June 2018)

RCE875. ‘Amendments to the Water Sharing Plan for the Barwon-Darling Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sources 2012 relating to daily extraction limits and individual annual take limits’, (Lands and Water Fact Sheet PUB18/299, June 2018)

RCE876. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Amendments to Northern Murray-Darling Basin Unregulated Water Sharing Plans to facilitate active management to share flows’, (PUB18/298, June 2018)

RCE877. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Implementing the NSW Floodplain Harvesting Policy – Consultation Paper’, (PUB18/162, March 2018)

RCE878. NSW Department of Industry, ‘NSW Floodplain Harvesting– Implementing the Policy,’ (Fact Sheet PUB18/180, March 2018)

RCE879. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Licensing of Floodplain Extractions’, (PUB03/2018, March 2018)

RCE880. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Flood plain harvesting - Status update’, (February 2018)

RCE881. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Floodplain Management under the Water Management Act 2000 – A guide to the changes’, (PUB05/2018, May 2018)

RCE882. NSW Department of Industry, ‘An Overview of the floodplain management plans under the Water Management Act 2000’, (PUB05/2018, May 2018)

RCE883. NSW Department of Primary Industries, ‘Sustaining the Basin – Healthy Floodplains – NSW Floodplain Harvesting Policy’, (INT17/16203, April 2017)

RCE884. NSW Department of Primary Industries, ‘NSW Floodplain Harvesting Policy’, (May 2013)

RCE885. NSW Department of Industry, ‘NSW Floodplain Harvesting Policy’, (PUB18/393, September 2018)

RCE886. NSW Department of Industry, ‘Rural Floodplain management plans – Technical manual for plans developed under the Water Management Act 2000 - Version 2.0’, (INT18/78444, June 2018)

RCE887. NSW Department of Industry, 'Changes made to the NSW Floodplain Harvesting Policy in 2018', (Floodplain Harvesting Fact Sheet INT18/161865, October 2018)

RCE888. NSW Department of Industry, ‘NSW Healthy Floodplains Project- Taking a proactive approach to floodplain management in NSW', (NSW Healthy Floodplains Fact Sheet INT18/147308, October 2018)

RCE889. NSW Natural Resources Access Regulator, 'Application Form - Amend flood work approval', (September 2018)

RCE890. NSW Department of Industry, 'NSW Water Reform Action Plan - Better management of environmental water’, (Consultation paper PUB18/172, March 2018)

RCE891. NSW Department of Industry, 'NSW Water Reform Action Plan - Transparency measures', (Consultation paper PUB18/164, March 2018)

RCE892. NSW Department of Industry, 'About the Water Reform Action Plan’, (Exposure Bill Fact Sheet PUB18/176, March 2018)

RCE893. ‘Water Management Amendment Bill 2018’ (NSW) (public consultation draft, 9 March 2018)

RCE894. Letter from Kathleen Hainsworth, NSW Crown Solictor's Office to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 13 August 2018

RCE895. Basin Officials Committee, ‘Improved River Regulation of the River Murray’, (Agenda Item 3, BOC 50, June 2017)

RCE896. Basin Officials Committee, ‘Update on the Improved Regulation of the River Murray project’, (Agenda Item 4, BOC 47, May 2017).

RCE897. Murray-Darling Basin Authority, ‘Assessment of Menindee water saving’, (Technical Report No. 2017/12, October 2017)

RCE898. Letter from Kathleen Hainsworth, NSW Crown Solicitor's Office to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 23 October 2018

RCE899. Letter from Dan Jordan, SA Department for Environment and Water to Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner, 26 October 2018

RCE900. Letter from Bret Walker, Royal Commissioner to Alison O’Brien, Victorian Government Solicitor’s, 12 October 2018

RCE901. Letter from Barnaby Joyce, Minister for Agriculture and Water to Ian Hunter, Minister for Sustainability, Environment and Conservation, 17 November 2016 (RCE 901).

RCE902. Lisa Neville, Minister for Water, 'New Criteria to Benefit Basin Communities', (Media Release, 15 October 2018)

RCE903. John Briscoe, Harvard University, Submission to the Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs of the Senate, 24 February 2011

RCE904. Letter from Dan Jordan, SA Department for Environment and Water to Joanne Masters, Murray-Darling Basin Royal Commission, 23 October 2018