The latest Murray-Darling Basin scandal explained

Four Corners, with the help of Australia Institute research, revealed yet another Murray-Darling Basin scandal being paid for at taxpayer expense. Maryanne Slattery and Rod Campbell from the Australia Institute explain.

First there were dead fish and towns running out of water, then #Watergate and now Four Corners have done an investigation into the Murray Darling Basin — again. Big picture…what’s going on?

So how do these deals work?

Sounds fine. What could possibly go wrong?

Well, at least the money is going to help Aussie farmers, right?

Websters? Haven’t we heard of them before?

How does building a new dam saving water?

Okay, so where to from here?

We need a Royal Commission now > Add your name.

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