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Red alert warnings have been issued for the lower Murray River at Red Cliffs, Buronga, and downstream below Mildura red alerts are in place at Merbein, Curlwaa, Wentworth, and Fort Courage.

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Red alert warnings have been issued for the lower Murray River at Red Cliffs, Buronga, and downstream below Mildura red alerts are in place at Merbein, Curlwaa, Wentworth, and Fort Courage.

In The Pipeline – June 2021

June 2021 The latest Newsletter is available!In this edition: 20/21 Tariffs and Charges Urban Water Strategy Water Plan 5 Mildura … Continue reading "In The Pipeline – June 2021"

Giving back this Christmas

It’s been a challenging year and with the festive season upon us, we were pleased to present three local organisations with donations from our annual Mildura office staff charity fund, to help make Christmas a little brighter for those in need.

Preparing for blue-green algae in our region

As we head into another hot summer, Lower Murray Water (LMW) is undertaking routine monitoring for the presence of blue-green algae (BGA) to continue to provide safe drinking water and keep customers and the community informed.

Celebrating NAIDOC Week

While things looked a little different for NAIDOC Week in 2020, we were proud to acknowledge and celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Zero tolerance on water theft

In September 2020, Victorian Minister for Water Lisa Neville announced she had accepted recommendations from an independent review into water theft compliance measures, providing a boost to water market transparency by adopting a zero-tolerance approach to water theft.

Joining forces for the future of irrigation

In May this year, the Lower Murray Water (LMW) Infrastructure Services Team launched a strategic project to develop a robust, transparent process that will determine the priorities and guide decision-making on future infrastructure investment in our irrigation business.

Collaborating with our customers

We are committed to effective engagement to strengthen the relationships with our customers, communities and partners. Did you know one of the ways we engage with our customers is through our customer committees?

Mildura claims best tasting tap water in Victoria

We were thrilled with the announcement the Mildura Water Treatment Plant had been awarded the 2020 IXOM Best Tasting Tap Water in Victoria, by the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia on Wednesday 14 October.

ZERO TOLERANCE TO WATER THEFT IN VICTORIA

The Victorian Government is continuing to lead the way in water compliance and management – strengthening the state’s zero-tolerance approach to water theft to ensure a level playing field for all water users.

NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR APPOINTED FOR LMW

The Board of Lower Murray Water (LMW) is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Couroupis as its new Managing Director.

NEW DEAL TO REDUCE EMISSIONS AND KEEP WATER AFFORDABLE

Victoria’s water industry will lead Australia with a new renewable energy deal that will slash greenhouse gas emissions and keep Victorian water bills down.

WATER SECTOR SIGNS INNOVATIVE ENERGY DEAL

Lower Murray Water will join 12 other leading Victorian water corporations in a new energy joint venture that will help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and maintain affordable water bills for customers.