Murray-Darling Basin water markets inquiry

Public forums announcement17 October 2019

The ACCC is hosting a series of public forums in November to hear the views of those engaged in, or affected by, markets for tradeable water rights in the Murray-Darling Basin. 

In particular, we invite irrigators, investors, water brokers, service providers facilitating the trading of water, environmental water holders, urban water authorities, irrigation infrastructure operators, indigenous users and community members, and market advisors and analysts to attend a forum to share their views and experiences with the ACCC.

Forum details

Locations Venue Times / dates


Benetook Room, Alfred Deakin Centre, 190 Deakin Avenue, Mildura, VIC 11.30 am, Thursday 7 November
Renmark Renmark Club, 160 Murray Avenue, Renmark, SA 10 am, Friday 8 November
Griffith Griffith Exies Club, 6/12 Jondaryan Avenue, Griffith, NSW 2 pm, Monday 11 November


Mountbatten Room, Returned Services League Club, 72 End Street, Deniliquin, NSW 10 am, Tuesday 12 November
Kerang Kerang Senior Citizens Community Meeting Room, 169 Boundary Street, Kerang, VIC 6 pm, Tuesday 12 November
Shepparton Shepparton Golf Club, 15 Golf Drive, Shepparton, VIC 12 pm, Wednesday 13 November
Dubbo Returned Services League Club, Cnr Brisbane Street & Wingewarra Street, Dubbo, NSW 10 am, Monday 18 November
St George St George Cultural Centre, 112 Victoria Street, St George, QLD 11 am, Wednesday 20 November
Narrabri The Crossing Theatre, 117 Tibbereena Street, Narrabri, NSW 11 am, Thursday 21 November
Murray Bridge Murray Bridge Golf Club, 40 Ritter Street, Murray Bridge, SA 12 pm, Friday 29 November

Register to attend

You can register to attend a public forum at Murray-Darling Basin inquiry - public forums registration form

We encourage you to register your interest in attending a public forum to assist us with planning and catering. Registration also enables us to keep you up to date throughout the inquiry. However, if you prefer you may simply attend on the day.