On the river for water law Dr Emma Carmody EDO NSW

On the river for water law

An important part of our work as lawyers at EDO NSW is visiting our clients in rural and regional areas and learning more about their properties, businesses and legal concerns.

By Dr Emma Carmody, Senior Policy and Law reform Solicitor

8 August 2018

This was yesterday's office on the Barwon River in the northern Murray-Darling Basin - not a bad place to be advising on water law! 

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Under the Tilpa Bridge. Look closely at the writing on the top left of the pylon - written when the river was so high that people had to duck their heads to get under it in their boat. That's hard to believe looking at the river now. 

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