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Bathurst Regional Council ordered by Supreme Court to adhere to Winburndale Dam water licence conditions

Sam Bolt
By Sam Bolt
Updated June 29 2022 - 5:02am, first published 1:00am
The same stretch of the Winburndale Rivulet pictured in January 2020 [left] and June 2021 [right]. Pictures: Supplied

The Supreme Court of NSW has directed Bathurst Regional Council to stick to a key clause in their Winburndale Dam water licence for environmental releases moving forward after the Winburndale Rivulet ran dry during the last drought, prompting the Natural Resources Access Regulator [NRAR] to issue council with an official caution.

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Sam Bolt

Sam Bolt

Writer/Journalist at Western Advocate

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