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Regional water strategies in New South Wales

Public exhibitions

Your feedback, alongside other engagement, continued research and further analysis, will help us make sure our strategies improve the security, reliability, quality and resilience of the state’s water resources.

Western Regional Water Strategy

The NSW Government is preparing regional water strategies that will bring together the best and latest climate evidence with a wide range of tools and solutions to manage the water needs of NSW over next 20 to 40 years. A draft Western Regional Water Strategy is on public exhibition from Wednesday 1 June until Wednesday 13 July 2022.

The sun rising over the scenic Darling River, Bourke.

Border Rivers Regional Water Strategy

The NSW Government is preparing regional water strategies that will bring together the best and latest climate evidence with a wide range of tools and solutions to manage the water needs of NSW over the next 20 to 40 years. A draft Border Rivers Regional Water Strategy is on a second public exhibition from Wednesday 1 June until Wednesday 29 June 2022.

Gwydir Regional Water Strategy

The NSW Government is preparing regional water strategies that will bring together the best and latest climate evidence with a wide range of tools and solutions to manage the water needs of NSW over the next 20 to 40 years. A draft Gwydir Regional Water Strategy is on public exhibition from Wednesday 1 June until Wednesday 29 June 2022.

North Coast Regional Water Strategy

A long-term regional water strategy is being developed to guide how the NSW Government can best address the water-related challenges to support a liveable and prosperous North Coast region. A second draft North Coast Regional Water Strategy was on public exhibition from Monday, 23 May to Sunday, 19 June 2022.

Murray Regional Water Strategy

A long-term regional water strategy is being developed to guide how the NSW Government can best address the water-related challenges to support a liveable and prosperous Murray region. The draft Murray Regional Water Strategy was on public exhibition from Monday 11 April until Sunday 22 May 2022.

Murrumbidgee Regional Water Strategy

A long-term regional water strategy is being developed to guide how the NSW Government can best address the water-related challenges to support a liveable and prosperous Murrumbidgee region. A draft Murrumbidgee Regional Water Strategy was on public exhibition from Monday, 11 April until Sunday 22 May 2022.

South Coast Regional Water Strategy

A long-term regional water strategy is being developed to guide how the NSW Government can best address the water-related challenges to support a liveable and prosperous South Coast region. A second draft South Coast Regional Water Strategy was on public exhibition from Wednesday 4 May until Wednesday 1 June 2022.