Drought

Further deer control in Murrurundi next month

There will be further deer control at Murrurundi next month.  Another on-ground deer control program will be done on the outskirts of Murrurundi inSeptember / October 2019. Upper Hunter Shire Council in partnership...

Drought creating increased risk of Q fever

The drought is creating an increased risk of Q fever. People in regional and rural NSW are being urged to get vaccinated and also take other precautions to guard themselves against...

Future Drought Fund passes first obstacle

The Coalition Government's Future Drought Fund has passed its first obstacle.  The legislation that will see a $5 billion fund introduced next year passed the Lower House on Monday night with...