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Boosting southern Victoria’s food, fibre and
regional productivity through outstanding
rural water management.

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(Click on the links below to visit the allocation page)
  • High Reliability 60%
  • Low Reliability 0%

  • High Reliability 15%
  • Low Reliability 0%

  • High Reliability 15%
  • Low Reliability 0%

  • 50%

Southern Rural Water covers an area of 88,000 km2, or 37% of the state.

To find out if your property is in Southern Rural Water’s area, visit the water in your region web page.

A seasonal allocation tells irrigators what percentage of their high and low reliability water shares they can use for the season. It reflects how much water is actually available in storage.

Southern Rural Water is responsible for 7 storages in its region, together with a number of smaller regulating structures.

From these storages we harvest and store water for irrigation customers, urban water corporations and the Latrobe Valley Power generators in accordance with the provisions of Bulk Entitlement Orders.

Latest News

Increased efficiencies support opening allocation

Southern Rural Water has had a record-breaking year with 80% delivery efficiency in the Macalister Irrigation District (MID) for 2016/17. This beats the previous record of 75% set in 2015/16. Manager Water Supply East, Terry Clapham, said this was a remarkable... read more

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