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Water Regulations 2008

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SLI 2008 No. 106 Regulations as amended, taking into account amendments up to Water Amendment (Interactions with State Laws) Regulation 2014 (No. 1)
These Regulations are made for the purposes of the Water Act 2007.
Administered by: Environment
Registered 11 Jul 2014
Start Date 29 Jul 2014
End Date 31 Dec 2014

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Water Regulations 2008

Select Legislative Instrument No. 106, 2008 as amended

made under the

Water Act 2007

Compilation start date:                     29 June 2014

Includes amendments up to:            SLI No. 97, 2014

 

About this compilation

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Water Regulations 2008 as in force on 29 June 2014. It includes any commenced amendment affecting the legislation to that date.

This compilation was prepared on 9 July 2014.

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of each amended provision.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not reflected in the text of the compiled law but the text of the amendments is included in the endnotes.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Modifications

If a provision of the compiled law is affected by a modification that is in force, details are included in the endnotes.

Provisions ceasing to have effect

If a provision of the compiled law has expired or otherwise ceased to have effect in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.

  

  

  


Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                             1

1.01....................... Name of Regulations.......................................................... 1

1.02....................... Commencement.................................................................. 1

1.03....................... Definitions.......................................................................... 1

1.04....................... Interpretation—periods of time........................................... 3

1.05....................... Definition of Basin water resources in subsection 4 (1) of Act—prescribed water resources 3

1.05A.................... Definition of bulk water charge in subsection 4 (1) of the Act—prescribed persons              4

1.06....................... References to documents published by Bureau................... 4

Part 2—Management of Basin water resources                                                  5

Division 2.1—Basin plan                                                                                             5

2.01....................... Snowy water licence variations........................................... 5

Division 2.2—Basin States                                                                                         6

2.22....................... Specified day—risk assignment framework applied: Queensland            6

Part 4—Water charge rules and water market rules                                       7

Division 4.1A—Regulated water charges                                                          7

4.01A.................... Regulated water charges in section 91 of the Act—prescribed fees or charges        7

Division 4.1—Water charge rules                                                                         8

Subdivision 4.1.1—Purpose of Division                                                               8

4.01....................... Purpose of Division............................................................ 8

Subdivision 4.1.2—ACCC advice                                                                           8

4.02....................... Minister to request ACCC advice....................................... 8

Subdivision 4.1.3—Consultation for amendments and revocations of a minor or technical nature        9

4.03....................... Consultation for amendments and revocations of a minor or technical nature          9

Subdivision 4.1.4—Publication of rules                                                             10

4.04....................... Publication of proposed water charge rules...................... 10

Subdivision 4.1.5—Consultations                                                                         11

4.05....................... Minister must consult unless ACCC consults.................. 11

4.06....................... Consultation by the Minister............................................. 12

4.07....................... Further consultation.......................................................... 14

4.08....................... Further ACCC advice....................................................... 14

Subdivision 4.1.6—Disclosure of information                                                  15

4.09....................... Minister may disclose to ACCC written submissions...... 15

4.10....................... Minister may publish written submissions unless confidential                15

4.11....................... Minister disagrees with claim that information is confidential  16

4.12....................... Minister may publish records provided by ACCC........... 18

Subdivision 4.1.7—Failure to comply                                                                 18

4.13....................... Consequence of failure to comply with a requirement in this Division    18

Division 4.2—Water market rules                                                                       19

Subdivision 4.2.1—Purpose of Division                                                             19

4.14....................... Purpose of Division.......................................................... 19

Subdivision 4.2.2—ACCC advice                                                                         19

4.15....................... Minister to request ACCC advice..................................... 19

Subdivision 4.2.3—Consultation for amendments and revocations of a minor or technical nature        20

4.16....................... Consultation for amendments and revocations of a minor or technical nature          20

Subdivision 4.2.4—Publication of rules                                                             21

4.17....................... Publication of proposed water market rules...................... 21

Subdivision 4.2.5—Consultations                                                                         22

4.18....................... Minister must consult unless ACCC consults.................. 22

4.19....................... Consultation by the Minister............................................. 23

4.20....................... Further consultation.......................................................... 25

4.21....................... Further ACCC advice....................................................... 25

Subdivision 4.2.6—Disclosure of information                                                  26

4.22....................... Minister may disclose to ACCC written submissions...... 26

4.23....................... Minister may publish written submissions unless confidential                27

4.24....................... Minister disagrees with claim that information is confidential  28

4.25....................... Minister may publish records provided by ACCC........... 29

Subdivision 4.2.7—Failure to comply                                                                 29

4.26....................... Consequence of failure to comply with a requirement in this Division    29

Part 7—Water information                                                                                            30

Division 7.1—Purposes, persons and water information                        30

7.01....................... Purposes of Part............................................................... 30

7.02....................... Persons to give water information to Bureau.................... 30

7.03....................... Categories and subcategories of water information........... 30

Division 7.2—Giving water information to Bureau                                   33

7.04....................... Water information held during grace period...................... 33

7.05....................... Water information held immediately before commencement of this regulation         34

7.06....................... Continuing obligation to give water information............... 35

7.07....................... When information is to be given to Bureau....................... 37

7.08....................... Water information collected during a project of up to 48 months duration               38

7.09....................... Application to first information period after grace period ends or Part commences 39

7.10....................... Units of measurement and time zones............................... 40

7.11....................... Metadata and contextual information................................ 40

Part 10—Murray‑Darling Basin Authority (special powers)                    42

10.01..................... Identity cards.................................................................... 42

Part 10A—Transitional matters relating to former MDB Agreement 43

Division 10A.1—Preliminary                                                                                 43

10A.01.................. Purposes of Part............................................................... 43

10A.02.................. References to various persons or bodies........................... 43

Division 10A.2—General—effect on instruments and things done    44

Subdivision 10A.2.1—References in certain instruments to Murray–Darling Basin Commission etc     44

10A.03.................. Effect on certain transitional instruments.......................... 44

10A.04.................. Certain instruments not being continued under transitional arrangements                47

10A.05.................. Effect on Intergovernmental Agreement........................... 48

10A.06.................. Effect on Supplementary Intergovernmental Agreement... 48

Subdivision 10A.2.2—Things done under former MDB Agreement           49

10A.07.................. Effect of things done......................................................... 49

Division 10A.3—Other transitional matters                                                  58

10A.08.................. Business continuity........................................................... 58

10A.09.................. Clause 10 of former MDB Agreement............................. 59

10A.10.................. Paragraph 14(1)(b) of former MDB Agreement............... 59

10A.11.................. Clause 34 of former MDB Agreement............................. 59

10A.12.................. Paragraph 42(2)(a) of former MDB Agreement............... 60

10A.13.................. Subclause 50(2) of former MDB Agreement................... 61

10A.14.................. Subclause 51(2) of former MDB Agreement................... 62

10A.15.................. Subclause 54(1) of former MDB Agreement................... 62

10A.16.................. Subclauses 55(1) and (2) of former MDB Agreement..... 63

10A.17.................. Clause 65 of former MDB Agreement—investigations, construction and administration costs             63

10A.18.................. Clause 65 of former MDB Agreement—operation and maintenance costs            64

10A.19.................. Subclause 66(1) of former MDB Agreement................... 65

10A.20.................. Subclause 66(2) of former MDB Agreement................... 66

10A.21.................. Subclauses 66(3), (4) and (5) of former MDB Agreement 67

10A.22.................. Subclause 67(2) of former MDB Agreement................... 68

10A.23.................. Clause 83 of former MDB Agreement............................. 68

10A.24.................. Clause 84 of former MDB Agreement............................. 69

10A.25.................. Clause 105 of former MDB Agreement........................... 70

10A.26.................. Clause 106 of former MDB Agreement........................... 71

10A.27.................. Subclause 108 (2) of former MDB Agreement................ 71

10A.28.................. Subclause 111(1) of former MDB Agreement................. 72

10A.29.................. Paragraph 2(1)(a) of Schedule C to former MDB Agreement—Strategy                73

10A.30.................. Subclause 10(2) of Schedule C to former MDB Agreement 74

10A.31.................. Clause 11 of Schedule C to former MDB Agreement...... 75

10A.32.................. Subclause 13(2) of Schedule C to former MDB Agreement 76

10A.33.................. Clause 4 of Schedule D to former MDB Agreement........ 76

10A.34.................. Clause 7 of Schedule D to former MDB Agreement........ 77

10A.35.................. Paragraph 2(d) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement 78

10A.36.................. Subclause 3(2) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement 79

10A.37.................. Subclause 5(2) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement 80

10A.38.................. Paragraph 13(2)(b) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement               81

10A.39.................. Subclause 13(3) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement 82

10A.40.................. Paragraph 14(5)(a) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement                83

10A.41.................. Subclause 5(2) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement 83

10A.42.................. Subclause 6(2) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement 84

10A.43.................. Subclause 7(2) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement 85

10A.44.................. Subclause 10(1) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement—protocols 86

10A.45.................. Subclause 10(1) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement—resolutions               86

10A.46.................. Subclause 18(2) of Schedule G to former MDB Agreement 87

10A.47.................. Subclause 18(3) of Schedule G to former MDB Agreement 88

10A.48.................. Subclause 18(4) of Schedule G to former MDB Agreement 89

10A.49.................. Subclause 18(5) of Schedule G to former MDB Agreement 90

10A.50.................. Clause 6 of Schedule H to former MDB Agreement........ 91

10A.51.................. Paragraph 10(4)(a) of Schedule H to former MDB Agreement               92

10A.52.................. Things done under protocols made under Schedules to former MDB Agreement   92

10A.53.................. References to River Murray Water in protocols made under Schedules to former MDB Agreement      93

10A.54.................. Vesting of certain assets of Murray‑Darling Basin Commission             93

10A.55.................. Agreements between Contracting Governments............... 93

Part 11—Other transitional matters                                                                         95

11.01..................... Transitional water resource plans—Victoria..................... 95

Part 11A—Interactions with State laws                                                                 96

11A.01.................. What this Part is about...................................................... 96

11A.02.................. State plans that prevail over Basin Plan............................ 96

11A.03.................. Water resource plans for water resource plan areas delayed 97

Schedule 1—Murray‑Darling Basin areas—prescribed ground water and surface water                                                                                                          98

Part 1—Area 1                                                                                                                       98

Part 2—Area 2                                                                                                                     103

Part 3—Area 3                                                                                                                     108

Part 4—Area 4                                                                                                                     112

Part 5—Area 5                                                                                                                     113

Part 6—Area 6                                                                                                                     114

Part 7—Area 7                                                                                                                     117

Schedule 2—Water information to be given by persons  177

Part 1—Category A persons and Category B persons                               177

Part 2—Category C persons                                                                                       178

Part 3—Category D persons                                                                                       179

Part 4—Category E persons                                                                                        180

Part 5—Category F persons                                                                                        181

Part 6—Category G persons                                                                                       182

Part 7—Category H persons                                                                                       183

Part 9—Category K persons                                                                                       184

Schedule 3—Subcategories of information                                    185

Part 1—Definitions                                                                                                            185

Part 2—Subcategories in category 1—surface water resource information          190

Part 3—Subcategories in category 2—ground water resource information          191

Part 4—Subcategories in category 3—water storage information      192

Part 5—Subcategories in category 4—meteorological information    193

Part 6—Subcategories in category 5—water use information               194

Part 7—Subcategories in category 6—information about water rights, allocations and trades                195

Part 8—Subcategories in category 7—information about urban water management    196

Part 9—Subcategory in category 8—information about water restrictions           200

Part 10—Subcategories in category 9—water quality information    201

Part 11—Subcategories in category 11—water information for flood warning purposes            202

Schedule 4—Transitional water resource plans—Victoria 203

Part 1—Definition                                                                                                              203

Part 2—Transitional water resource plans—Victoria                                 204

Schedule 5—Interactions with State Laws: State plans and areas 213

Part 1—State plans that prevail over Basin Plan                                           213

Part 2—State plan areas delayed                                                                              231

Endnotes                                                                                                                                  234

Endnote 1—About the endnotes                                                                          234

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key                                                                              236

Endnote 3—Legislation history                                                                           237

Endnote 4—Amendment history                                                                         239

Endnote 5—Uncommenced amendments                                                       246

Water Amendment Regulation 2012 (No. 1) (SLI No. 68, 2012).................. 246

Endnote 6—Modifications [none]                                                                       248

Endnote 7—Misdescribed amendments [none]                                           248

Endnote 8—Miscellaneous [none]                                                                      248

 


Part 1Preliminary

  

1.01  Name of Regulations

                   These Regulations are the Water Regulations 2008.

1.02  Commencement

                   These Regulations commence on the first Monday after they are registered.

1.03  Definitions

             (1)  In these Regulations:

Act means the Water Act 2007.

bulk water service means one or more of the following:

                     (a)  a service that is provided for the storage of water that is primarily stored on‑river;

                     (b)  a service that is provided for the delivery of water that is primarily delivered on‑river.

category, in relation to water information, means a category of water information specified in regulation 7.03.

Category A person means a person specified as a Category A person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

Category B person means a person specified as a Category B person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

Category C person means a person specified as a Category C person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

Category D person means a person specified as a Category D person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

Category E person means a person specified as a Category E person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

Category F person means a person specified as a Category F person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

Category G person means a person specified as a Category G person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

Category H person means a person specified as a Category H person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

Category K person means a person specified as a Category K person in the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons.

data management system means the software and hardware used to manage the storage of and access to information held in a set of related files.

electronic format means a format that is machine readable, but does not include scanned documents.

grace period, in relation to a person who, on or after 5 July 2012, is specified as a person in a category mentioned in an item of the table in subregulation 7.04(1), means the period:

                     (a)  beginning on the day the person is specified as such a person; and

                     (b)  ending 3 months after that day.

subcategory, in relation to water information, means a subcategory of water information specified in regulation 7.03 and Schedule 3

water connection means a distribution point for a water service provided to an end user.

web service means a software system designed to support machine‑to‑machine interaction, in which the machines are capable of being used or operated reciprocally over a network of computers.

             (2)  In these Regulations:

GL is an acronym for gigalitre.

ML is an acronym for megalitre.

1.04  Interpretation—periods of time

             (1)  A reference to an hour in these Regulations is to a period of 60 minutes starting on the hour (eg 12:00).

             (2)  A reference to a day in these Regulations is to a period of 24 hours starting at 12:00 midnight.

             (3)  A reference to a week in these Regulations is to a period of seven consecutive days starting on the first moment of a Monday and finishing at the end of the following Sunday.

             (4)  A reference to a year in these Regulations is to a financial year.

1.05  Definition of Basin water resources in subsection 4 (1) of Act—prescribed water resources

             (1)  For paragraph (a) of the definition of Basin water resources in subsection 4 (1) of the Act, the following water resources are prescribed:

                     (a)  ground water occurring beneath area 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 of the Murray‑Darling Basin;

                     (b)  surface water occurring within area 1, 2, 3, 4 or 5 of the Murray‑Darling Basin;

                     (c)  ground water occurring beneath area 6 or 7 of the Murray‑Darling Basin.

             (2)  In each Part of Schedule 1, all geographic coordinates are expressed in terms of the Geocentric Datum of Australia 1994.

Note:          The Geocentric Datum of Australia 1994 (also known as GDA 94) was published in Gazette No. GN 35 of 6 September 1995.

             (3)  In this regulation:

area 1 means the area described in Part 1 of Schedule 1.

area 2 means the area described in Part 2 of Schedule 1.

area 3 means the area described in Part 3 of Schedule 1.

area 4 means the area described in Part 4 of Schedule 1.

area 5 means the area described in Part 5 of Schedule 1.

area 6 means the area described in Part 6 of Schedule 1.

area 7 means the area described in Part 7 of Schedule 1.

1.05A  Definition of bulk water charge in subsection 4 (1) of the Act—prescribed persons

             (1)  A person is prescribed for paragraph (c) of the definition of bulk water charge in subsection 4(1) of the Act if:

                     (a)  the person diverts water directly from a watercourse for the person’s use, including for one of the following purposes:

                              (i)  agricultural purposes;

                             (ii)  industrial purposes;

                            (iii)  irrigation;

                            (iv)  stock and domestic water use; and

                     (b)  the water is made available through a bulk water service.

1.06  References to documents published by Bureau

             (1)  A reference in these Regulations to the document titled Persons and Classes of Persons is a reference to the document by that name published from time to time by the Bureau and available at www.bom.gov.au/water/regulations.

             (2)  A reference in these Regulations to the document titled Commercially Sensitive Sites is a reference to the document by that name published from time to time by the Bureau and available at www.bom.gov.au/water/regulations.

             (3)  A reference in these Regulations to the document titled Metadata and contextual information requirements is a reference to the document by that name published from time to time by the Bureau and available at www.bom.gov.au/water/regulations.

Part 2Management of Basin water resources

Division 2.1Basin plan

2.01  Snowy water licence variations

             (1)  For subsection 21(7) of the Act, the following variations of the Snowy water licence are prescribed:

                     (a)  the variation issued by the Commissioner of the NSW Office of Water for the Water Administration Ministerial Corporation on 29 April 2010;

                     (b)  the variation issued by the NSW Minister for Primary Industries for the Water Administration Ministerial Corporation on 4 October 2011.

Note 1:       Subsection 21(6) of the Act provides that the Basin plan must not be inconsistent with the provisions of the Snowy water licence.

Note 2:       Subsection 21(7) of the Act provides that a variation of the Snowy water licence is to be disregarded unless the variation is prescribed by the regulations.

Note 3:       The variations are available at www.water.nsw.gov.au.

             (2)  In this regulation:

Snowy water licence means the licence issued under section 22 of the Snowy Hydro Corporatisation Act 1997 of New South Wales.

Division 2.2Basin States

2.22  Specified day—risk assignment framework applied: Queensland

                   For subparagraph 74A(1)(b)(ii) of the Act, the day specified for Queensland is 28 October 2011.

Part 4Water charge rules and water market rules

Division 4.1ARegulated water charges

4.01A  Regulated water charges in section 91 of the Act—prescribed fees or charges

             (1)  This regulation is made for the purposes of paragraph 91(1)(d) of the Act.

             (2)  The following kinds of fees or charges, to the extent that they do not relate to an irrigation network or an urban water supply network, or are not bulk water charges, are prescribed:

                     (a)  a fee or charge payable to an infrastructure operator for access to the operator’s water service infrastructure (or services provided in relation to that access);

                     (b)  a fee or charge payable to an infrastructure operator for changing access to the operator’s water service infrastructure (or services provided in relation to that access), including a fee or charge payable to a bulk water supplier for changing access to a bulk water service;

                     (c)  a fee or charge payable to an infrastructure operator for terminating access to the operator’s water service infrastructure (or services provided in relation to that access), including a fee or charge payable to a bulk water supplier for terminating a bulk water service;

                     (d)  a fee or charge payable to an infrastructure operator for surrendering to the operator a right to the delivery of water through the operator’s water service infrastructure.

             (3)  In this regulation:

bulk water supplier means a person who imposes a bulk water charge for a bulk water service.

urban water supply network means water service infrastructure that is operated primarily for delivering water for an urban water supply activity beyond the point at which the water has been removed from a Basin water resource.

Division 4.1Water charge rules

Subdivision 4.1.1Purpose of Division

4.01  Purpose of Division

                   This Division is made for the purposes of sections 93 and 256 of the Act.

Subdivision 4.1.2ACCC advice

4.02  Minister to request ACCC advice

                   In proposing to make, amend or revoke water charge rules under subsection 92 (1) of the Act, the Minister:

                     (a)  must ask the ACCC for advice before proceeding with the proposal; and

                     (b)  may ask the ACCC to provide draft rules as part of its advice; and

                     (c)  must, by written notice, require the ACCC to provide its advice by a specified date; and

                     (d)  may, by written notice, extend the timeframe within which the ACCC is to provide its advice; and

                     (e)  must ask the ACCC to provide with its advice a schedule of any consultations that it undertook for the purpose of providing its advice, including any written submissions and any meetings and hearings; and

                      (f)  may ask the ACCC to provide the formal records of the consultations listed in the schedule; and

                     (g)  must have regard to any records of consultation provided by the ACCC, including records relating to consultation with the Basin States, infrastructure operators and the public; and

                     (h)  must ask the ACCC to identify which, if any, of the records of consultation it provided to the Minister the ACCC is not permitted to publish; and

                      (i)  may adopt the ACCC’s draft rules, with or without variation; and

                      (j)  may develop rules, amendments to rules or revocations of rules, having regard to the ACCC’s advice, if the Minister decides not to adopt the ACCC’s draft rules, or if the ACCC does not include draft rules as part of its advice.

Note 1:       The Minister must ask the ACCC to provide advice about water charge rules (see subsection 93(1) of the Act).

Note 2:       Several terms used in these regulations are defined in the Act, including Basin State, infrastructure operator and water charge rules.

Subdivision 4.1.3Consultation for amendments and revocations of a minor or technical nature

4.03  Consultation for amendments and revocations of a minor or technical nature

             (1)  This regulation applies if the Minister determines, after receiving the ACCC’s advice, that the proposal to make, amend or revoke water charge rules relates to the making of rules, amendments or revocations that are of a minor or technical nature.

             (2)  The Minister must, by written notice, invite the following to make written submissions about the proposal:

                     (a)  the relevant State Minister for each Basin State;

                     (b)  infrastructure operators within the Murray–Darling Basin;

                     (c)  the public.

Note:          A notice under subregulation 4.03(2) may be combined with notices under subregulations 4.04(2) and (3) (see subregulation 4.04(5)).

             (3)  The notice must:

                     (a)  include a copy of the proposed rules, amendment or revocation or the Internet address at which the proposed rules, amendment or revocation is published; and

                     (b)  specify a date, not less than 4 weeks from the date on which the notice is given, as a date by which any written submissions must be received by the Minister; and

                     (c)  include a statement that the Minister may disclose to the ACCC any written submissions that the Minister receives; and

                     (d)  include a statement that disclosure by the Minister to the ACCC will be on the basis that the ACCC must not disclose any written submissions given to it by the Minister, or any information in the submissions.

Note:          In relation to paragraph (d), under subregulation 4.09(2), the Minister must require the ACCC not to publish a submission or information contained in a submission that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.10(1)(b).

             (4)  An invitation under paragraph (2)(b) or (c) must be given by at least one notice published in each of the following media:

                     (a)  a nationally circulating newspaper;

                     (b)  for each Basin State, a newspaper with an agribusiness focus circulating in the Basin State;

                     (c)  the Internet.

Note:          Several terms used in these regulations are defined in the Act, including Basin State, infrastructure operator, Murray–Darling Basin and relevant State Minister.

Subdivision 4.1.4Publication of rules

4.04  Publication of proposed water charge rules

             (1)  This regulation applies if, after receiving the ACCC’s advice in respect of a proposal to make, amend or revoke water charge rules, the Minister intends to proceed with the proposal.

             (2)  The Minister must publish on the Department’s Internet site a notice which includes the following:

                     (a)  a statement that the Minister proposes to make, amend or revoke (as the case may be), water charge rules under subsection 92(1) of the Act;

                     (b)  a copy of the proposed rules;

                     (c)  a summary of the proposed rules;

                     (d)  a copy of the advice provided by the ACCC.

             (3)  The Minister must publish a notice which includes the following:

                     (a)  a statement that the Minister proposes to make, amend or revoke (as the case may be), water charge rules under subsection 92(1) of the Act;

                     (b)  a statement that a copy of the proposed rules, a summary of the proposed rules, and a copy of the ACCC’s advice is published at the Department’s Internet site;

                     (c)  the Internet address at which the proposed rules are published.

             (4)  The notice required under subregulation (3) must be published in:

                     (a)  a nationally circulating newspaper; and

                     (b)  for each Basin State, in a newspaper with an agribusiness focus circulating in the Basin State.

             (5)  The notices required under subregulations (2) and (3) may be combined with the following notices:

                     (a)  if subregulation 4.03(1) applies—a notice under subregulation 4.03(2);

                     (b)  if subregulation 4.06(1), (2) or (3) applies—a notice under the appropriate subregulation.

             (6)  The Minister must give the notices required under this regulation:

                     (a)  if the Minister is required to undertake consultations under regulation 4.03—not less than 4 weeks before the proposed rules, amendments or revocations are made; or

                     (b)  if the Minister is required to undertake consultations under subregulations 4.06(1), (2) or (3)—not less than 8 weeks before the proposed rules are made, amended or revoked; or

                     (c)  if the Minister is not required to undertake those consultations because the ACCC has consulted as described in regulation 4.05—not less than 4 weeks before the proposed rules are made, amended or revoked.

Subdivision 4.1.5Consultations

4.05  Minister must consult unless ACCC consults

             (1)  If regulation 4.03 does not apply, the Minister must, after receiving the ACCC’s advice, and before proceeding with the proposal to make, amend or revoke water charge rules, consult as required under regulation 4.06, unless:

                     (a)  the ACCC’s advice in relation to the proposal includes draft rules; and

                     (b)  the Minister proposes to adopt the draft rules, or draft rules that are, in Minister’s opinion, substantially the same as the draft rules; and

                     (c)  the ACCC provides records of consultation to the Minister, as required under paragraph 4.02(f); and

                     (d)  the Minister is satisfied that, in relation to the draft rules which the Minister intends to adopt, before the ACCC provided its advice, the ACCC invited the following to make written submissions to the ACCC:

                              (i)  the relevant State Minister for each Basin State;

                             (ii)  infrastructure operators within the Murray–Darling Basin;

                            (iii)  the public; and

                     (e)  the Minister is satisfied that invitations made to infrastructure operators within the Murray–Darling Basin, and the public, were made by at least one notice published in each of the following media:

                              (i)  a nationally circulating newspaper;

                             (ii)  for each Basin State, a newspaper with an agribusiness focus circulating in the Basin State;

                            (iii)  the Internet; and

                      (f)  the Minister is satisfied that the timeframes within which written submissions were to be provided to the ACCC have passed.

             (2)  In forming a view under paragraph (1)(d), (e) or (f), the Minister must have regard to the formal records provided by the ACCC under paragraph 4.02(f).

4.06  Consultation by the Minister

             (1)  If:

                     (a)  regulation 4.03 does not apply; and

                     (b)  the Minister is not satisfied that the ACCC consulted with the relevant State Minister for each Basin State;

then the Minister must, by written notice, invite the relevant State Minister for each Basin State to make written submissions about the proposed rules.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  regulation 4.03 does not apply; and

                     (b)  the Minister is not satisfied that the ACCC consulted with infrastructure operators within the Murray–Darling Basin;

then the Minister must, by written notice, invite infrastructure operators within the Murray–Darling Basin to make written submissions about the proposed rules.

             (3)  If:

                     (a)  regulation 4.03 does not apply; and

                     (b)  the Minister is not satisfied that the ACCC consulted with the public;

then the Minister must, by written notice, invite the public to make written submissions about the proposed rules.

Note:          The notices required under subregulations (1), (2) and (3) may
be combined with the notices required under regulation 4.04
(see subregulation 4.04(5)).

             (4)  A notice given under subregulation (1), (2) or (3) must:

                     (a)  include a copy of the proposed rules or the Internet address at which the proposed rules are published; and

                     (b)  specify a date, not less than 8 weeks from the date on which the notice is given, as a date by which any written submissions must be received by the Minister; and

                     (c)  include a statement that the Minister may disclose to the ACCC any written submissions that the Minister receives, including any information contained in the submissions that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.10(1)(b); and

                     (d)  include a statement that disclosure by the Minister to the ACCC will be on the basis that the ACCC must not disclose a written submission given to it by the Minister, or any information in the submission, that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.10(1)(b); and

.                    (e)  include a statement that the Minister may publish any information in the written submissions that the Minister receives, except information that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.10(1)(b); and

                      (f)  include a statement that a person who provides a written submission may request that the whole or part of the written submission be treated as confidential information.

Note:          In relation to paragraph (d), under subregulation 4.09(2), the Minister must require the ACCC not to publish a submission or information contained in a submission that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.10(1)(b).

             (5)  A notice under subregulation (2) or (3) must be given by at least one notice published in each of the following media:

                     (a)  a nationally circulating newspaper;

                     (b)  for each Basin State, a newspaper with an agribusiness focus circulating in the Basin State;

                     (c)  the Internet.

4.07  Further consultation

                   Before proceeding with the proposal to make, amend or revoke water charge rules, the Minister may, in addition to the consultation requirements set out in this Division, undertake any further consultation.

Note:          Part 3 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 deals generally with consultation requirements for legislative instruments.

4.08  Further ACCC advice

             (1)  If the Minister is considering departing from the ACCC’s advice given in respect of the proposal to make, amend or revoke water charge rules, including any draft rules, the Minister may:

                     (a)  inform the ACCC; and

                     (b)  provide to the ACCC, as set out in regulation 4.09, any records of consultation undertaken by the Minister; and

                     (c)  request further advice from the ACCC about the proposal or the ACCC’s advice.

             (2)  If the Minister requests further advice from the ACCC, the Minister:

                     (a)  must specify a date by which the ACCC is to provide the further advice; and

                     (b)  may, by written notice, extend the timeframe within which the ACCC is to provide the further advice; and

                     (c)  must publish on the Department’s Internet site any further advice provided by the ACCC, before making, amending or revoking water charge rules.

Subdivision 4.1.6Disclosure of information

4.09  Minister may disclose to ACCC written submissions

             (1)  The Minister may, at any time before or after making, amending or revoking water charge rules, disclose to the ACCC:

                     (a)  any written submissions about proposed water charge rules that the Minister receives; or

                     (b)  any information in the submissions, including information that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.10(1)(b).

             (2)  The Minister must require the ACCC not to publish or disclose a written submission given to it by the Minister, or any information in the submission, that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.10(1)(b).

             (3)  The Minister must require the ACCC not to publish or disclose a written submission given to it by the Minister, or any information in the submission, if the submission was given to the Minister in response to an invitation made under regulation 4.03.

             (4)  The Minister may require the ACCC not to publish or disclose a submission or specified information contained in the submission.

4.10  Minister may publish written submissions unless confidential

             (1)  The Minister may, at any time before or after making, amending or revoking water charge rules, publish any information that is received by the Minister in a written submission about the proposed rules, unless:

                     (a)  the person who gave the information, claims, when giving the information to the Minister, that it contains confidential information; and

                     (b)  the Minister decides that the written submission contains confidential information.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  a written submission is given to the Minister under this Division; and

                     (b)  the person who gave the written submission to the Minister claimed that it contained confidential information; and

                     (c)  the Minister decides that the written submission does contain confidential information as claimed;

then the Minister may publish the written submission if the confidential information is omitted.

             (3)  If, under subregulation (2), the Minister does omit information from a written submission, the Minister must, before publishing the written submission, cause a note to that effect to be included in the document at the place in the document from which the information is omitted.

             (4)  This regulation does not apply to the provision of written submissions:

                     (a)  that are made in response to an invitation made by the Minister under regulation 4.03; and

                     (b)  by:

                              (i)  the Minister to the ACCC; or

                             (ii)  the ACCC to the Minister under paragraph 4.02(f).

Note 1:       Regulation 4.09 deals with confidential information in submissions that the Minister discloses to the ACCC.

Note 2:       Regulation 4.12 deals with confidential information in submissions that the ACCC discloses to the Minister.

4.11  Minister disagrees with claim that information is confidential

             (1)  If:

                     (a)  a person gives a written submission to the Minister under this Division, in relation to a proposal to make, amend or revoke water charge rules; and

                     (b)  the person claims that the submission contains confidential information; and

                     (c)  the Minister decides that the submission does not contain confidential information as claimed; and

                     (d)  the Minister wishes to publish the submission under regulation 4.10;

then the Minister must give the person written notice of the Minister’s decision within 6 weeks of receiving the submission.

             (2)  The notice must include the following:

                     (a)  a statement that the person may withdraw the claim of confidentiality by giving the Minister written notice to that effect;

                     (b)  a statement that, if the person wishes to withdraw the claim, the person must do so within 21 days of receiving the Minister’s notice under subregulation (1);

                     (c)  a statement that, if the person decides not to withdraw the claim the following applies:

                              (i)  the Minister must return the information to which the claim relates to the person who provided it to the Minister;

                             (ii)  the Minister must not publish the information;

                            (iii)  the Minister must not have regard to the information when making, amending or revoking water charge rules.

             (3)  If the person withdraws the claim, then the Minister may publish the entire submission.

             (4)  If the person does not withdraw the claim within 21 days of receiving the Minister’s notice under subregulation (1), then the Minister:

                     (a)  must return the information to which the claim relates to the person; and

                     (b)  must not publish the information; and

                     (c)  must not have regard to the information when making, amending or revoking water charge rules.

4.12  Minister may publish records provided by ACCC

                   The Minister may, at any time before or after making, amending or revoking water charge rules, publish:

                     (a)  a schedule provided to the Minister by the ACCC under paragraph 4.02(e); and

                     (b)  any records of consultation that the ACCC provides to the Minister under this Division unless, under paragraph 4.02(h), the ACCC identifies the records as being records that the ACCC itself is not permitted to publish.

Subdivision 4.1.7Failure to comply

4.13  Consequence of failure to comply with a requirement in this Division

                   A failure to comply with a requirement specified in this Division does not affect the validity or enforceability of the water charge rules.

Division 4.2Water market rules

Subdivision 4.2.1Purpose of Division

4.14  Purpose of Division

                   This Division is made for the purposes of sections 98 and 256 of the Act.

Subdivision 4.2.2ACCC advice

4.15  Minister to request ACCC advice

                   In proposing to make, amend or revoke water market rules under subsection 97(1) of the Act, the Minister:

                     (a)  must ask the ACCC for advice before proceeding with the proposal; and

                     (b)  may ask the ACCC to provide draft rules as part of its advice; and

                     (c)  must, by written notice, require the ACCC to provide its advice by a specified date; and

                     (d)  may, by written notice, extend the timeframe within which the ACCC is to provide its advice; and

                     (e)  must ask the ACCC to provide with its advice a schedule of any consultations that it undertook for the purpose of providing its advice, including any written submissions and any meetings and hearings; and

                      (f)  may ask the ACCC to provide the formal records of the consultations listed in the schedule; and

                     (g)  must have regard to any records of consultation provided by the ACCC, including records relating to consultation with the Basin States, irrigation infrastructure operators and the public; and

                     (h)  must ask the ACCC to identify which, if any, of the records of consultation it provided to the Minister the ACCC is not permitted to publish; and

                      (i)  may adopt the ACCC’s draft rules, with or without variation; and

                      (j)  may develop rules, amendments to rules or revocations of rules, having regard to the ACCC’s advice, if the Minister decides not to adopt the ACCC’s draft rules, or if the ACCC does not include draft rules as part of its advice.

Note 1:       The Minister must ask the ACCC to provide advice about water market rules (see subsection 98(1) of the Act).

Note 2:       Several terms used in these regulations are defined in the Act, including Basin State, infrastructure operator and water market rules.

Subdivision 4.2.3Consultation for amendments and revocations of a minor or technical nature

4.16  Consultation for amendments and revocations of a minor or technical nature

             (1)  This regulation applies if the Minister determines, after receiving the ACCC’s advice, that the proposal to make, amend or revoke water market rules relates to the making of rules, amendments or revocations that are of a minor or technical nature.

             (2)  The Minister must, by written notice, invite the following to make written submissions about the proposal:

                     (a)  the relevant State Minister for each Basin State;

                     (b)  irrigation infrastructure operators within the Murray‑Darling Basin;

                     (c)  the public.

Note:          A notice under subregulation 4.16(2) may be combined with notices under subregulations 4.17(2) and (3) (see subregulation 4.17(5)).

             (3)  The notice must:

                     (a)  include a copy of the proposed rules, amendment or revocation or the Internet address at which the proposed rules, amendment or revocation is published; and

                     (b)  specify a date, not less than 4 weeks from the date on which the notice is given, as a date by which any written submissions must be received by the Minister; and

                     (c)  include a statement that the Minister may disclose to the ACCC any written submissions that the Minister receives; and

                     (d)  include a statement that disclosure by the Minister to the ACCC will be on the basis that the ACCC must not disclose any written submissions given to it by the Minister, or any information in the submissions.

Note:          In relation to paragraph (d), under subregulation 4.22(2), the Minister must require the ACCC not to publish a submission or information contained in a submission that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.23(1)(b).

             (4)  An invitation under paragraph (2)(b) or (c) must be given by at least one notice published in each of the following media:

                     (a)  a nationally circulating newspaper;

                     (b)  for each Basin State, a newspaper with an agribusiness focus circulating in the Basin State;

                     (c)  the Internet.

Note:          Several terms used in these regulations are defined in the Act, including Basin State, irrigation infrastructure operator, Murray–Darling Basin and relevant State Minister.

Subdivision 4.2.4Publication of rules

4.17  Publication of proposed water market rules

             (1)  This regulation applies if, after receiving the ACCC’s advice in respect of a proposal to make, amend or revoke water market rules, the Minister intends to proceed with the proposal.

             (2)  The Minister must publish on the Department’s Internet site a notice which includes the following:

                     (a)  a statement that the Minister proposes to make, amend or revoke (as the case may be), water market rules under subsection 97(1) of the Act;

                     (b)  a copy of the proposed rules;

                     (c)  a summary of the proposed rules;

                     (d)  a copy of the advice provided by the ACCC.

             (3)  The Minister must publish a notice which includes the following:

                     (a)  a statement that the Minister proposes to make, amend or revoke (as the case may be), water market rules under subsection 97(1) of the Act;

                     (b)  a statement that a copy of the proposed rules, a summary of the proposed rules, and a copy of the ACCC’s advice is published at the Department’s Internet site;

                     (c)  the Internet address at which the proposed rules are published.

             (4)  The notice required under subregulation (3) must be published in:

                     (a)  a nationally circulating newspaper; and

                     (b)  for each Basin State, in a newspaper with an agribusiness focus circulating in the Basin State.

             (5)  The notices required under subregulations (2) and (3) may be combined with the following notices:

                     (a)  if subregulation 4.16(1) applies—a notice under subregulation 4.16(2);

                     (b)  if subregulation 4.19(1), (2) or (3) applies—a notice under the appropriate subregulation.

             (6)  The Minister must give the notices required under this regulation:

                     (a)  if the Minister is required to undertake consultations under regulation 4.16—not less than 4 weeks before the proposed rules, amendments or revocations are made; or

                     (b)  if the Minister is required to undertake consultations under subregulations 4.19(1), (2) or (3)—not less than 8 weeks before the proposed rules are made, amended or revoked; or

                     (c)  if the Minister is not required to undertake those consultations because the ACCC has consulted as described in regulation 4.18—not less than 4 weeks before the proposed rules are made, amended or revoked.

Subdivision 4.2.5Consultations

4.18  Minister must consult unless ACCC consults

             (1)  If regulation 4.16 does not apply, the Minister must, after receiving the ACCC’s advice, and before proceeding with the proposal to make, amend or revoke water market rules, consult as required under regulation 4.19, unless:

                     (a)  the ACCC’s advice in relation to the proposal includes draft rules; and

                     (b)  the Minister proposes to adopt the draft rules, or draft rules that are, in Minister’s opinion, substantially the same as the draft rules; and

                     (c)  the ACCC provides records of consultation to the Minister, as required under paragraph 4.15(f); and

                     (d)  the Minister is satisfied that, in relation to the draft rules which the Minister intends to adopt, before the ACCC provided its advice, the ACCC invited the following to make written submissions to the ACCC:

                              (i)  the relevant State Minister for each Basin State;

                             (ii)  irrigation infrastructure operators within the Murray–Darling Basin;

                            (iii)  the public; and

                     (e)  the Minister is satisfied that invitations made to irrigation infrastructure operators within the Murray–Darling Basin, and the public, were made by at least one notice published in each of the following media:

                              (i)  a nationally circulating newspaper;

                             (ii)  for each Basin State, a newspaper with an agribusiness focus circulating in the Basin State;

                            (iii)  the Internet; and

                      (f)  the Minister is satisfied that the timeframes within which written submissions were to be provided to the ACCC have passed.

             (2)  In forming a view under paragraph (1)(d), (e) or (f), the Minister must have regard to the formal records provided by the ACCC under paragraph 4.15(f).

4.19  Consultation by the Minister

             (1)  If:

                     (a)  regulation 4.16 does not apply; and

                     (b)  the Minister is not satisfied that the ACCC consulted with the relevant State Minister for each Basin State;

then the Minister must, by written notice, invite the relevant State Minister for each Basin State to make written submissions about the proposed rules.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  regulation 4.16 does not apply; and

                     (b)  the Minister is not satisfied that the ACCC consulted
with irrigation infrastructure operators within the Murray‑Darling Basin;

then the Minister must, by written notice, invite irrigation infrastructure operators within the Murray–Darling Basin to make written submissions about the proposed rules.

             (3)  If:

                     (a)  regulation 4.16 does not apply; and

                     (b)  the Minister is not satisfied that the ACCC consulted with the public;

then the Minister must, by written notice, invite the public to make written submissions about the proposed rules.

Note:          The notices required under subregulations (1), (2) and (3) may be combined with the notices required under regulation 4.17 (see subregulation 4.17(5)).

             (4)  A notice given under subregulation (1), (2) or (3) must:

                     (a)  include a copy of the proposed rules or the Internet address at which the proposed rules are published; and

                     (b)  specify a date, not less than 8 weeks from the date on which the notice is given, as a date by which any written submissions must be received by the Minister; and

                     (c)  include a statement that the Minister may disclose to the ACCC any written submissions that the Minister receives, including any information contained in the submissions that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.23(1)(b); and

                     (d)  include a statement that disclosure by the Minister to the ACCC will be on the basis that the ACCC must not disclose a written submission given to it by the Minister, or any information in the submission, that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.23(1)(b); and

.                    (e)  include a statement that the Minister may publish any information in the written submissions that the Minister receives, except information that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.23(1)(b); and

                      (f)  include a statement that a person who provides a written submission may request that the whole or part of the written submission be treated as confidential information.

Note:          In relation to paragraph (d), under subregulation 4.22(2), the Minister must require the ACCC not to publish a submission or information contained in a submission that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.23(1)(b).

             (5)  An invitation under subregulation (2) or (3) must be given by at least one notice published in each of the following media:

                     (a)  a nationally circulating newspaper;

                     (b)  for each Basin State, a newspaper with an agribusiness focus circulating in the Basin State;

                     (c)  the Internet.

4.20  Further consultation

                   Before proceeding with the proposal to make, amend or revoke water market rules, the Minister may, in addition to the consultation requirements set out in this Division, undertake any further consultation.

Note:          Part 3 of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 deals generally with consultation requirements for legislative instruments.

4.21  Further ACCC advice

             (1)  If the Minister is considering departing from the ACCC’s advice given in respect of the proposal to make, amend or revoke water market rules, including any draft rules, the Minister may:

                     (a)  inform the ACCC; and

                     (b)  provide to the ACCC, as set out in regulation 4.22, any records of consultation undertaken by the Minister; and

                     (c)  request further advice from the ACCC about the proposal or the ACCC’s advice.

             (2)  If the Minister requests further advice from the ACCC, the Minister:

                     (a)  must specify a date by which the ACCC is to provide the further advice; and

                     (b)  may, by written notice, extend the timeframe within which the ACCC is to provide the further advice; and

                     (c)  must publish on the Department’s Internet site any further advice provided by the ACCC, before making, amending or revoking water market rules.

Subdivision 4.2.6Disclosure of information

4.22  Minister may disclose to ACCC written submissions

             (1)  The Minister may, at any time before or after making, amending or revoking water market rules, disclose to the ACCC:

                     (a)  any written submissions about proposed water market rules that the Minister receives; or

                     (b)  any information in the submissions, including information that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.23(1)(b).

             (2)  The Minister must require the ACCC not to publish or disclose a written submission given to it by the Minister, or any information in the submission, that the Minister has decided is confidential information under paragraph 4.23(1)(b).

             (3)  The Minister must require the ACCC not to publish or disclose a written submission given to it by the Minister, or any information in the submission, if the submission was given to the Minister in response to an invitation made under regulation 4.16.

             (4)  The Minister may require the ACCC not to publish or disclose a submission or specified information contained in the submission.

4.23  Minister may publish written submissions unless confidential

             (1)  The Minister may, at any time before or after making, amending or revoking water market rules, publish any information that is received by the Minister in a written submission about the proposed rules, unless:

                     (a)  the person who gave the information, claims, when giving the information to the Minister, that it contains confidential information; and

                     (b)  the Minister decides that the written submission contains confidential information.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  a written submission is given to the Minister under this Division; and

                     (b)  the person who gave the written submission to the Minister claimed that it contained confidential information; and

                     (c)  the Minister decides that the written submission does contain confidential information as claimed;

then the Minister may publish the written submission if the confidential information is omitted.

             (3)  If, under subregulation (2), the Minister does omit information from a written submission, the Minister must, before publishing the written submission, cause a note to that effect to be included in the document at the place in the document from which the information is omitted.

             (4)  This regulation does not apply to the provision of written submissions:

                     (a)  that are made in response to an invitation made by the Minister under regulation 4.16; and

                     (b)  by:

                              (i)  the Minister to the ACCC; or

                             (ii)  the ACCC to the Minister under paragraph 4.15(f).

Note 1:       Regulation 4.22 deals with confidential information in submissions that the Minister discloses to the ACCC.

Note 2:       Regulation 4.25 deals with confidential information in submissions that the ACCC discloses to the Minister.

4.24  Minister disagrees with claim that information is confidential

             (1)  If:

                     (a)  a person gives a written submission to the Minister under this Division, in relation to a proposal to make, amend or revoke water market rules; and

                     (b)  the person claims that the submission contains confidential information; and

                     (c)  the Minister decides that the submission does not contain confidential information as claimed; and

                     (d)  the Minister wishes to publish the submission under regulation 4.23;

then the Minister must give the person written notice of
the Minister’s decision within 6 weeks of receiving the submission.

             (2)  The notice must include the following:

                     (a)  a statement that the person may withdraw the claim of confidentiality by giving the Minister written notice to that effect;

                     (b)  a statement that, if the person wishes to withdraw the claim, the person must do so within 21 days of receiving the Minister’s notice under subregulation (1);

                     (c)  a statement that, if the person decides not to withdraw the claim the following applies:

                              (i)  the Minister must return the information to which the claim relates to the person who provided it to the Minister;

                             (ii)  the Minister must not publish the information;

                            (iii)  the Minister must not have regard to the information when making, amending or revoking water market rules.

             (3)  If the person withdraws the claim, then the Minister may publish the entire submission.

             (4)  If the person does not withdraw the claim within 21 days of receiving the Minister’s notice under subregulation (1), then the Minister:

                     (a)  must return the information to which the claim relates to the person; and

                     (b)  must not publish the information; and

                     (c)  must not have regard to the information when making, amending or revoking water market rules.

4.25  Minister may publish records provided by ACCC

                   The Minister may, at any time before or after making, amending or revoking water market rules, publish:

                     (a)  a schedule provided to the Minister by the ACCC under paragraph 4.15(e); and

                     (b)  any records of consultation that the ACCC provides to the Minister under this Division unless, under paragraph 4.15(h), the ACCC identifies the records as being records that the ACCC itself is not permitted to publish.

Subdivision 4.2.7Failure to comply

4.26  Consequence of failure to comply with a requirement in this Division

                   A failure to comply with a requirement specified in this Division does not affect the validity or enforceability of the water market rules.

Part 7Water information

Division 7.1Purposes, persons and water information

7.01  Purposes of Part

                   For section 126 of the Act, this Part specifies:

                     (a)  the persons, or classes of persons, who must give a copy of water information to the Bureau; and

                     (b)  the water information that must be given; and

                     (c)  the time within which the copy must be given; and

                     (d)  the form and manner in which the water information contained in the copy must be given.

Note:          Under subsection 126(1) of the Act, a person is required to give a copy of water information to the Bureau only if it is in the person’s possession, custody or control.

7.02  Persons to give water information to Bureau

                   This Part applies to the following persons:

                     (a)  a Category A person;

                     (b)  a Category B person;

                     (c)  a Category C person;

                     (d)  a Category D person;

                     (e)  a Category E person;

                      (f)  a Category F person;

                     (g)  a Category G person;

                     (h)  a Category H person;

                      (j)  a Category K person.

7.03  Categories and subcategories of water information

             (1)  The water information that must be given to the Bureau under Division 7.2 is water information of a kind described in the categories specified in the table in subregulation (2), subject to subregulations (3) to (6).

             (2)  The water information in a category in the table is made up of the water information in the subcategories specified for the category, which are described in Schedule 3.

 

Category number

Description of category

Subcategories in category

1

Surface water resource information

1a–1b in Part 2 of Schedule 3

2

Ground water resource information

2a‑2e in Part 3 of Schedule 3

3

Water storage information

3a–3f in Part 4 of Schedule 3

4

Meteorological information

4a–4j in Part 5 of Schedule 3

5

Water use information

5a–5i in Part 6 of Schedule 3

6

Information about water rights, allocations and trades

6a–6g in Part 7 of Schedule 3

7

Information about urban water management

7a–7pg in Part 8 of Schedule 3

8

Information about water restrictions

8a in Part 9 of Schedule 3

9

Water quality information

9a–9h in Part 10 of Schedule 3

11

Water information for flood warning purposes

11a–11c in Part 11 of Schedule 3

Information that is not water information

             (3)  The categories in subregulation (1) do not include water information:

                     (a)  held in a form that is not an electronic format; or

                     (b)  publicly available on the Bureau’s website; or

                     (c)  collected from a single site for up to 12 continuous weeks; or

                     (d)  collected solely in order to fulfil a contractual arrangement with a person not specified in regulation 7.02.

             (4)  The categories in subregulation (1) also do not include water information in the possession, custody or control of a person specified in regulation 7.02 who:

                     (a)  is required to give a copy of the water information to the Bureau under Division 7.2; and

                     (b)  reasonably believes that the water information is already in the Bureau’s possession; and

                     (c)  has notified the Bureau, in writing, of the decision not to provide the information because of that belief.

             (5)  The categories in subregulation (1) also do not include water information that is:

                     (a)  collected solely for a project which the person expects to be of up to 12 months duration; and

                     (b)  in the possession, custody or control of any of the following persons:

                              (i)  a Category C person;

                             (ii)  a Category D person;

                            (iii)  a Category E person;

                            (iv)  a Category F person;

                             (v)  a Category G person;

                            (vi)  a Category H person.

             (6)  However, for water information in subcategories 2d and 2e, paragraphs (3)(b) and (c) and subregulation (4) do not apply.

Division 7.2Giving water information to Bureau

7.04  Water information held during grace period

             (1)  This regulation applies to a person if:

                     (a)  on or after 5 July 2012, the person is specified as a person in a category mentioned in an item of the table; and

                     (b)  during the grace period for the person, the person has in the person’s possession, custody or control water information that:

                              (i)  is specified in the item; and

                             (ii)  has been entered into a data management system.

 

Item

Category of persons

Subcategories of water information

1

A and B

1a, 1b, 2a–2c, 3e, 3f, 4a–4j, 5a–5ac, 5b–5i, 6a–6g, 8a and 9a–9h

2

C

1a, 1b, 3a–3da, 3f and 4a–4j

3

D

3a–3da and 3f

4

E

1a, 1b, 2a–2c, 3e, 3f, 4a–4j, 5a–5ac, 5b–5e, 6a–6d and 9a–9h

5

F

1a, 1b, 2a–2c, 3e, 3f, 4a–4j, 7a–7pg, 8a and 9a–9h

6

G

1a, 1b, 2a–2c, 4a–4j, 9a–9g and 9h

             (2)  The person must give a copy of the water information to the Bureau by midday of the 14th day after the grace period for the person ends.

             (3)  However, if:

                     (a)  the person is a Category C person; and

                     (b)  the water information is collected from a site listed in the document titled Commercially Sensitive Sites;

the person must give a copy of the water information, expressed as mean daily values, to the Bureau by midday of the day 2 months after the grace period for the person ends.

Information amended during grace period

             (4)  If:

                     (a)  a person has given a copy of water information to the Bureau under this regulation; and

                     (b)  the person amends the water information during the grace period for the person;

the person must give a copy of the amended water information to the Bureau by midday of the 14th day after the grace period ends.

How information is to be given

             (5)  A person must give a copy of water information under this regulation to the Bureau:

                     (a)  in the form of a CD, DVD or external hard drive; or

                     (b)  by way of the Internet using FTP or web services.

             (6)  However, information in subcategory 8a may be given to the Bureau under this regulation in an email sent to the email address, if any, specified on the Bureau’s website as being for this purpose.

7.05  Water information held immediately before commencement of this regulation

             (1)  This regulation applies to a person if:

                     (a)  when this regulation commences, a Part of Schedule 2 applies to the person; and

                     (b)  immediately before this regulation commences, the person has in the person’s possession, custody or control water information in any of the subcategories that are both:

                              (i)  specified in an item in that Part; and

                             (ii)  mentioned in subregulation (3); and

                     (c)  the water information has been entered into a data management system.

             (2)  The person must give a copy of the water information to the Bureau by 3 months after this regulation commences.

             (3)  For subparagraph (1)(b)(ii), the subcategories of water information are 2c, 3da, 4j, 5aa to 5af, 5ga, 6a, 6b, 7ea, 7eb, 7ha, 7hb, 7ia, 7ib, 7ja to 7je, 7ka to 7kc, 7la, 7lb, 7na to 7nh, 7oa to 7pg and 9ga.

Information amended before due date

             (4)  If:

                     (a)  a person has given a copy of water information to the Bureau under this regulation; and

                     (b)  the person amends the water information;

the person must give a copy of the amended water information to the Bureau by midday of the 14th day after the amended water information is entered into a data management system.

How information is to be given

             (5)  A person must give a copy of water information under this regulation to the Bureau:

                     (a)  in the form of a CD, DVD or external hard drive; or

                     (b)  by way of the Internet using FTP or web services.

7.06  Continuing obligation to give water information

             (1)  This regulation applies to a person if:

                     (a)  a Part of Schedule 2 applies to the person; and

                     (b)  if a grace period applied to the person—the grace period has ended.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  the person has in the person’s possession, custody or control water information in any of the subcategories that are specified in an item in that Part; and

                     (b)  the water information has been entered into a data management system (unless the water information is subcategory 6d or 8a water information); and

                     (c)  a copy of the water information is not given to the Bureau under regulation 7.05;

the person must give a copy of the water information to the Bureau within the time specified in the item.

             (3)  However, if:

                     (a)  a person is a Category C person; and

                     (b)  the water information is collected from a site listed in the document titled Commercially Sensitive Sites;

the person must give a copy of the water information, expressed as mean daily values, to the Bureau by midday of the day 2 months after the information was entered onto the data management system.

Amended information

             (4)  If:

                     (a)  a person has given a copy of water information to the Bureau under this regulation; and

                     (b)  the person amends the water information;

the person must give a copy of the amended water information to the Bureau within the time specified for the water information in the item in the Part of Schedule 2 that applies to the person.

How information is to be given

             (5)  A person must give a copy of water information under this regulation to the Bureau:

                     (a)  in a form approved by the Director of Meteorology for this subregulation; and

                     (b)  by way of the internet using FTP or web services.

             (6)  Subcategory 6d information may be given to the Bureau by way of an email sent to the email address, if any, specified on the Bureau’s website as being for this purpose.

             (7)  The Director must ensure that approved forms are publicly available.

             (8)  If a person is required to give a copy of water information in category 7 to the Bureau yearly, the information in the approved form must be expressed as volumes recorded each calendar month or more frequently.

7.07  When information is to be given to Bureau

             (1)  If the time for giving water information to the Bureau is a time specified in column 2 of an item of the table, the person must give the water information to the Bureau by the time specified in column 3 of the item.

 

Item

Time for giving information

When information is to be given to Bureau

1

Hourly

Five minutes after the end of the hour during which the information was entered into a data management system

2

Daily

Midday on the next day following the day during which the information was entered into a data management system

3

Weekly

Midday on the first day of the next week following the week during which the information was entered into a data management system

4

Calendar monthly

Midday on the second day of the next calendar month following the calendar month during which the information was entered into a data management system

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  the time for giving water information to the Bureau is yearly; and

                     (b)  during a particular year, the water information was entered into a data management system used by a person who is required to give the information to the Bureau; and

                     (c)  the person is specified as a person in a category mentioned in an item of the table;

the person must give the water information to the Bureau by the day and time, if any, specified in the item.

 

Item

Category of person

Day and time

1

A, B, C, D, E, G,

Midday on the 20th day of the next year following the particular year

2

F

31 August of the next year following the particular year

             (3)  However, subregulation (2) does not apply to water information in subcategories 2d and 2e and the water information in those subcategories must be given to the Bureau by 30 September each year.

7.08  Water information collected during a project of up to 48 months duration

             (1)  This regulation applies to a person if:

                     (a)  the person collects water information solely for the purpose of a project that the person expects to be of up to 48 months duration; and

                     (b)  the water information is entered into a data management system; and

                     (c)  the water information is not category 11 water information.

             (2)  The person is not required to give a copy of the water information to the Bureau under regulation 7.06.

             (3)  The person must give to the Bureau a copy of the water information that was collected:

                     (a)  for a person to whom a grace period did not apply—during each full year for the duration of the project; and

                     (b)  for a person to whom a grace period applied—during each full year that begins after the grace period for the person has ended, for the duration of the project; and

                     (c)  during the period that starts immediately after the end of the last full year and ending on the last day of the project.

When information is to be given

             (4)  The times for giving water information to the Bureau in an item in a Part of Schedule 2 do not apply.

             (5)  The person must give a copy of the water information to the Bureau by 3 calendar months after the end of the year to which the information relates.

How information is to be given

             (6)  A person must give a copy of water information under this regulation to the Bureau:

                     (a)  in the form of a CD, DVD or external hard drive; or

                     (b)  by way of the Internet using FTP or web services.

7.09  Application to first information period after grace period ends or Part commences

             (1)  If a grace period for a person ends after the start of a week (the first week):

                     (a)  item 3 of the table in subregulation 7.07(1) does not apply to the first week; and

                     (b)  item 3 of the table in subregulation 7.07(1) applies to the next week as if the next week also included the period from the end of the grace period to the end of the first week.

             (2)  If a grace period for a person ends after the start of a calendar month (the first calendar month):

                     (a)  item 4 of the table in subregulation 7.07(1) does not apply to the first calendar month; and

                     (b)  item 4 of the table in subregulation 7.07(1) applies to the next calendar month as if the next calendar month also included the period from the end of the grace period to the end of the first calendar month.

             (3)  If this Part commences after the start of a week (the first week):

                     (a)  item 3 of the table in subregulation 7.07(1) does not apply to the first week; and

                     (b)  item 3 of the table in subregulation 7.07(1) applies to the next week as if the next week also included the period from when this Part commences to the end of the first week.

             (4)  If this Part commences after the start of a calendar month (the first calendar month):

                     (a)  item 4 of the table in subregulation 7.07(1) does not apply to the first calendar month; and

                     (b)  item 4 of the table in subregulation 7.07(1) applies to the next calendar month as if the next calendar month also included the period from when this Part commences to the end of the first calendar month.

7.10  Units of measurement and time zones

             (1)  If a person is required to include a time reference in the water information, the person must also include the time zone against which the time reference is made.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  a person is required to give a copy of water information to the Bureau under this Part; and

                     (b)  the description of a subcategory of water information in Schedule 3 provides that the water information should be expressed using a particular unit of measurement; and

                     (c)  the person has measured the water information using a different unit of measurement from that required in Schedule 3;

the person must convert the unit of measurement into the unit required by Schedule 3 before giving a copy of the water information to the Bureau.

7.11  Metadata and contextual information

             (1)  If a person gives a copy of water information to the Bureau under this Division, the person must, at the same time, also give to the Bureau a copy of the metadata and contextual information, in accordance with the document titled Metadata and contextual information requirements, that relates to the water information being given.

Note:          The document sets out which metadata and contextual information must be given, and which may be given.

             (2)  If the Bureau notifies the person that the metadata and contextual information required by that document has changed, the person must start giving the new metadata and contextual information that relates to the water information 6 months after the person is notified.

Part 10Murray‑Darling Basin Authority (special powers)

  

10.01  Identity cards

                   For subsection 218(1) of the Act, an identity card issued to an authorised officer must be in a form that:

                     (a)  is not smaller than 85 mm by 53 mm in size; and

                     (b)  contains the following information on the front of the card:

                              (i)  the full name of the authorised officer;

                             (ii)  the signature of the authorised officer;

                            (iii)  for the photograph required under subsection 218(1) of the Act, an image showing the authorised officer’s full face, and his or her head and shoulders;

                            (iv)  a statement that the person to whom the card is issued is appointed as an authorised officer by the Authority under subsection 217(1) of the Act;

                             (v)  a unique card number;

                            (vi)  the date the card expires;

                           (vii)  the Australian coat of arms; and

                     (c)  contains the following information on the back of the card:

                              (i)  the date the card was issued;

                             (ii)  the phone number of the Authority;

                            (iii)  instructions for the return of the identity card if found.

Note:          Subsection 218(1) of the Act provides that an identity card issued to an authorised officer must contain a recent photograph of the officer.

Part 10ATransitional matters relating to former MDB Agreement

Division 10A.1Preliminary

10A.01  Purposes of Part

                   This Part provides for transitional matters relating to the former MDB Agreement and is made under Part 10A of the Act.

10A.02  References to various persons or bodies

                   In this Part, if a regulation mentions any of the following persons or bodies as being referred to in an instrument made before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the reference includes a reference to the person or body however described:

                     (a)  the Murray–Darling Basin Commission;

                     (b)  the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council;

                     (c)  a State Contracting Government or a Contracting Government.

Division 10A.2General—effect on instruments and things done

Subdivision 10A.2.1References in certain instruments to Murray–Darling Basin Commission etc

10A.03  Effect on certain transitional instruments

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, a transitional instrument of a kind mentioned in column 2 of an item in the following table is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, a transitional instrument of a kind mentioned in column 2 of an item in the following table has effect as if references in the instrument to a person or body mentioned in column 3 of the item were references to the person or body mentioned in column 4 of the item.

 

Item

Transitional instrument specified for s 239N(2) of Act

Person or body referred to in instrument

New reference for that person or body

1

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining a water level for the purposes of the definition of minimum operating level in clause 2 of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

2

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission excepting an effluent or an anabranch for the purposes of paragraph (c) of the definition of upper River Murray in clause 2 of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

3

A resolution made by the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council granting approval for a tender under subclause 54(1) of the former MDB Agreement

the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

the Authority

4

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining how the proceeds from the disposal of surplus assets are to be paid or distributed under subclause 77(2) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Basin Officials Committee

5

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining an alternative quantity of River Murray water for dilution and losses per month, or an additional quantity for dilution, under paragraphs 86(b) and (c) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

6

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission approving a tributary or outfall under paragraph 91(1)(d) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

7

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission making a determination about releases from, or amounts of water in, the Menindee Lakes Storage under subclause 92(3) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

8

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining alternative limitations on the use of water under clause 94 of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

9

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining an alternative formula for determining the minimum reserve under subclause 100(2) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

10

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining an alternative quantity of water to be the minimum reserve to be held in Lake Victoria under subclause 100(4) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

11

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission specifying a level for the operation of a power station under paragraph 115(3)(b) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

12

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining a higher level as the target capacity under paragraph 115(4)(b) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

13

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining a level under subclause 117(1) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

14

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining an alternative arrangement for attributing a water order to New South Wales and Victoria under subclause 121(1) of the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

15

An agreement or resolution in relation to the Required Annual Release Shortfall in a Water Year during which a period of special accounting is in effect under Table One of subclause 13 (1) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

10A.04  Certain instruments not being continued under transitional arrangements

                   A transitional instrument specified in column 2 of an item in the following table is specified for the purposes of subsection 239N (2) of the Act.

 

Item

Transitional instrument

1

A contract of employment entered into by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission with an employee of the Commission under paragraph 17(4)(a) or 36(a) of the former MDB Agreement

2

A novation agreement under paragraph 17(4)(a) of the former MDB Agreement between the Murray–Darling Basin Commission, the Authority and an employee of the Commission

3

An appointment to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission under clause 20 of the former MDB Agreement

4

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission determining its procedure under subclause 32(9) of the former MDB Agreement

5

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission delegating any of its powers under subclause 34(1) of the former MDB Agreement

6

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission initiating a proposal for works or measures under subclause 39(4) of the former MDB Agreement

7

A resolution made by the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council under subclause 51(2) of the former MDB Agreement, consenting to meeting, or contributing to, the costs of, or associated with, ancillary, preventative and remedial works

8

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission or the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council that approves the obtaining of financial accommodation under subclause 67(1) of the former MDB Agreement

9

A resolution made by the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council approving funds to be available for expenditure in the subsequent financial year under paragraph 75(1)(a) of the former MDB Agreement

10

A resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in relation to estimated baseline conditions under subclause 5(3) of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement

10A.05  Effect on Intergovernmental Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, the Intergovernmental Agreement on Addressing Water Overallocation and Achieving Environmental Objectives in the Murray–Darling Basin of 25 June 2004 is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the Intergovernmental Agreement has effect as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the Intergovernmental Agreement to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the Intergovernmental Agreement to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council, except in clause 3 of the Intergovernmental Agreement; and

                     (c)  a reference in the Intergovernmental Agreement to the Contracting Governments under the former MDB Agreement were a reference to the Contracting Governments under the Agreement.

10A.06  Effect on Supplementary Intergovernmental Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, the Supplementary Intergovernmental Agreement on Addressing Water Overallocation and Achieving Environmental Objectives in the Murray–Darling Basin of 14 July 2006 is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the Supplementary Intergovernmental Agreement has effect as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the Supplementary Intergovernmental Agreement to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority, except in clause 1 of the Supplementary Intergovernmental Agreement; and

                     (b)  a reference in the Supplementary Intergovernmental Agreement to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the Supplementary Intergovernmental Agreement to the Contracting Governments under the former MDB Agreement were a reference to the Contracting Governments under the Agreement.

Subdivision 10A.2.2Things done under former MDB Agreement

10A.07  Effect of things done

             (1)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, if:

                     (a)  a thing is done before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act; and

                     (b)  the thing is done under a provision of the former MDB Agreement mentioned in column 2 of an item in the following table;

then the provision of the Agreement mentioned in column 4 of that item is specified.

             (2)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, if the thing is done by, or in relation to, or pursuant to a resolution of a body or person mentioned in column 3 of an item in the following table, the body or person mentioned in column 5 of that item is specified.

 


Item

Thing done under a provision of former MDB Agreement

Who was the thing done by, or in relation to or pursuant to a resolution of

For s 239Q(1)(c)(i) of Act—provision of the Agreement specified to be the corresponding provision

For s 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of Act—body or person specified to be corresponding body or person to that mentioned in column 3

1

Determination of a water level for the purposes of the definition of minimum operating level in clause 2

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

definition of minimum operating level in clause 2

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

2

Exception of an effluent or anabranch for the purposes of paragraph (c) of the definition of upper River Murray in clause 2

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

paragraph (c) of the definition of upper River Murray in clause 2

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

3

Authorisation of the construction, improvement, or replacement of works, work to remedy failure of works, or implementation of measures, under subclause 50(1)

the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

subclauses 56(1) and (2)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

4

Nomination of the responsible Contracting Government under subclause 50(5)

the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

subclause 56(5)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

5

Granting of approval for a tender under subclause 54(1)

the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

subclause 60(2)

the Authority

6

Determination of how the proceeds from the disposal of surplus assets are to be paid or distributed under subclause 77(2)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

subclause 82(2)

the Basin Officials Committee

7

Determination of an alternative quantity for dilution and losses per month, or an additional quantity for dilution, under paragraphs 86(b) and (c)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

paragraphs 88(b) and (c)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

8

Requesting that the Murray–Darling Basin Commission vary a monthly quantity for a specified sequence of months under clause 88

the Commissioner for South Australia

clause 90

the Committee member for South Australia

9

Approval of a tributary or outfall under paragraph 91(1)(d)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

paragraph 94(1)(d)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

10

Determination about releases from, or amounts of water in, the Menindee Lakes Storage under subclause 92(3)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

subclause 95(3)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

11

Determination of alternative limitations on use of water under clause 94

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

clause 97

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

12

Determination of an alternative formula for determining the minimum reserve under subclause 100(2)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

subclause 103(2)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

13

Determination of an alternative quantity of water from the minimum reserve to be held in Lake Victoria under subclause 100(4)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

subclause 103(4)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

14

Specification of a level for the operation of a power station under paragraph 115(3)(b)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

paragraph 116(3)(b)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

15

Determination of a higher level as the target capacity under paragraph 115(4)(b)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

paragraph 116(4)(b)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

16

Determination of a level under subclause 117(1)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

subclause 118(1)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

17

Determination of an alternative arrangement for attributing a water order to New South Wales and Victoria under subclause 121(1)

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

subclause 122(1)

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

18

Making a request to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council for amendment of an End‑of‑Valley Target under subclause 9(2) of Schedule C

a State Contracting Government

subclause 9(2) of Schedule B

the corresponding State Contracting Government

19

Agreeing under subclause 23 (1) of Schedule C

a Contracting Government

subclause 23(1) of Schedule B

the corresponding Contracting Government

20

Making a report by a State Contracting Government under subclause 33(1) of Schedule C

a State Contracting Government

subclause 33(1) of Schedule B

the corresponding State Contracting Government

21

Auditing by independent auditors under subclause 34(3) of Schedule C

the independent auditors

subclause 34(3) of Schedule B

the independent auditors

22

Preparation of a report of findings and recommendations under subclause 34 (5) of Schedule C

the independent auditors

subclause 34(5) of Schedule B

the independent auditors

23

Reviewing a model or proposal of amendment to a model under clause 39 of Schedule C

a State Contracting Government

subclause 39(1) of Schedule B

the corresponding State Contracting Government

24

Reporting to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council under clause 46 of Schedule C

a State Contracting Government

clause 46 of Schedule B

the corresponding State Contracting Government

25

Addition or subtraction of an amount under subclause 9(2) of Schedule E

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

subclause 9(2) of Schedule D

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

26

Auditing under subclause 15(1) of Schedule F

the Independent Audit Group appointed under Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement

subclause 15(1) of Schedule E

the Independent Audit Group appointed under Schedule E to the Agreement

27

Determination under paragraph 17(2)(a) of Schedule F

the Independent Audit Group appointed under Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement

paragraph 17(2)(a) of Schedule E

the Independent Audit Group appointed under Schedule E to the Agreement

28

Reporting to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council under subclause 19(1) of Schedule F

the Government of a State

subclause 19(1) of Schedule E

the Government of the corresponding State

 

29

Agreement or disagreement by Victoria to the Required Annual Release Shortfall in a Water Year during which a period of special accounting is not in effect under Table One of subclause 13(1) of Schedule G

Victoria

Table One of subclause 13(1) of Schedule F

Victoria

30

Agreement or disagreement in relation to the Required Annual Release Shortfall in a Water Year during which a period of special accounting is in effect under Table One of subclause 13(1) of Schedule G

the Murray–Darling Basin Commission

Table One of subclause 13(1) of Schedule F

the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council

31

Engagement of an independent auditor by New South Wales under subclause 27(4) of Schedule G

New South Wales

subclause 26(4) of Schedule F

New South Wales

 


Division 10A.3Other transitional matters

10A.08  Business continuity

             (1)  This regulation operates subject to clause 32 of the Agreement.

             (2)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the Authority must perform its functions and exercise its powers consistently with:

                     (a)  all resolutions made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission that were in force immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act; and

                     (b)  all directions from the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council that were in force immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  Subregulation (2) applies in relation to a matter covered by such a resolution or such a direction until the Authority otherwise determines by resolution.

             (4)  If:

                     (a)  the Authority proposes to make a resolution referred to in subregulation (3); and

                     (b)  the resolution will be inconsistent with a direction mentioned in paragraph (2)(b);

then the Authority must notify the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council of the proposed resolution before the resolution is made.

             (5)  If:

                     (a)  the Authority makes a resolution referred to in subregulation (3); and

                     (b)  the resolution is inconsistent with a direction mentioned in paragraph (2)(b); and

                     (c)  the Authority did not notify the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council of the resolution as required under subregulation (4);

then the Authority must notify the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council of the resolution as soon as practicable after becoming aware of the failure to notify.

             (6)  If the Authority fails to give a notice under subregulation (4) or (5) about a resolution, the failure does not invalidate the resolution.

10A.09  Clause 10 of former MDB Agreement

                   For subsections 239N(2) and 239Q(4) of the Act, a direction given by the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council under clause 10 of the former MDB Agreement to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission is specified.

10A.10  Paragraph 14(1)(b) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  The Living Murray Community Reference Group, appointed by the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council under paragraph 14(1)(b) of the former MDB Agreement, continues in existence after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if the Community Reference Group had been appointed by the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council under subclause 15(1) of the Agreement.

             (3)  After the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the terms of reference of the Community Reference Group have effect as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the terms of reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the terms of reference to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the terms of reference to the Community Advisory Committee were a reference to the Basin Community Committee.

10A.11  Clause 34 of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the Murray–Darling Basin Commission delegated, under clause 34 of the former MDB Agreement, any of its powers to a person; and

                     (b)  either:

                              (i)  an instrument made by the delegate under the delegation was in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act; or

                             (ii)  a thing done by the delegate under the delegation was in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  The instrument made by the delegate under the delegation is taken to be a transitional instrument for the purposes of section 239N of the Act as if it were an instrument made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission.

             (4)  The thing done by the delegate under the delegation is taken to be a thing been done by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission for the purposes of section 239Q of the Act.

10A.12  Paragraph 42(2)(a) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, a resolution made by the Murray–Darling Basin Commission informing the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council of a proposed system or means for monitoring or measuring under paragraph 42(2)(a) of the former MDB Agreement is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the resolution has effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Basin Officials Committee.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, paragraph 46(2)(a) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to paragraph 42(2)(a) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c) (ii) of the Act, in relation to paragraph 46(2)(a) of the Agreement:

                     (a)  the Authority is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission; and

                     (b)  the Basin Officials Committee is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

10A.13  Subclause 50(2) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had determined by resolution an alternative amount under subclause 50(2) of the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  the resolution was in effect immediately before that commencement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 56(3) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 50(2) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii), in relation to subclause 56(3) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution has effect as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.14  Subclause 51(2) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council consented to contributing to or meeting costs under subclause 51(2) of the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the consent was in force;

then, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is taken to have approved the Authority contributing to or meeting those costs as part of a budget under the corporate plan referred to in paragraph 239S(1)(a) of the Act.

10A.15  Subclause 54(1) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had determined by resolution an alternative amount under subclause 54(1) of the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  the resolution was in effect immediately before that commencement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 60(2) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 54(1) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii), in relation to subclause 60(2) of the Agreement, the Authority is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution has effect as if a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Authority.

10A.16  Subclauses 55(1) and (2) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  During the transition period, subclauses 55(1) and (2) of the former MDB Agreement continue in force as if:

                     (a)  a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference to the former MDB Agreement or the Agreement it replaced were a reference to the Agreement or the former MDB Agreement.

             (3)  In this regulation, transition period means the period beginning on the commencement of this Part and ending on whichever of the following occurs first:

                     (a)  the day that any amendment to the corporate plan that was continued under section 239S of the Act is approved by the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council under paragraph 35(3)(a) of the Agreement;

                     (b)  the day that the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council approves a corporate plan under paragraph 34(6)(a) of the Agreement.

10A.17  Clause 65 of former MDB Agreement—investigations, construction and administration costs

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a determination by resolution under paragraph (f) of the definition of investigations, construction and administration costs in clause 65 of the former MDB Agreement that a special action is such a cost; and

                     (b)  the resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, paragraph (f) of the definition of investigations, construction and administration costs in clause 71 of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to paragraph (f) of the definition of investigations, construction and administration costs in clause 65 of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to paragraph (f) of the definition of investigations, construction and administration costs in clause 71 of the Agreement, the Authority is specified as the corresponding body to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect as if a reference to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Authority.

10A.18  Clause 65 of former MDB Agreement—operation and maintenance costs

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a determination by resolution under paragraph (e) of the definition of operation and maintenance costs in clause 65 of the former MDB Agreement that a special action is such a cost; and

                     (b)  the resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, paragraph (e) of the definition of operation and maintenance costs in clause 71 of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to paragraph (e) of the definition of operation and maintenance costs in clause 65 of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to paragraph (e) of the definition of operation and maintenance costs in clause 71 of the Agreement, the Authority is specified as the corresponding body to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, after commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect as if a reference to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Authority.

10A.19  Subclause 66(1) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council determined by resolution under subclause 66(1) of the former MDB Agreement the contribution to be made by a State or Territory, or the form of contribution to be made by the State or Territory; and

                     (b)  the resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 72(1) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 66(1) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 72(1) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.20  Subclause 66(2) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a determination by resolution under subclause 66(2) of the former MDB Agreement of the proportion of services attributable to each State Contracting Government; and

                     (b)  the resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 72(2) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 66(2) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 72(2) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.21  Subclauses 66(3), (4) and (5) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a decision or a determination by resolution under subclause 66(3), (4) or (5) of the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  the resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclauses 72(3), (4) and (5) of the Agreement are specified as the provisions corresponding to subclauses 66(3), (4) and (5) of the former MDB Agreement respectively.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclauses 72(3), (4) and (5) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.22  Subclause 67(2) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council determined by resolution under subclause 67(2) of the former MDB Agreement an annuity contribution; and

                     (b)  the resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 73(1) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 67(2) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 73(1) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.23  Clause 83 of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  a payment was made by a Contracting Government before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act; and

                     (b)  the payment was made under clause 83 of the former MDB Agreement in respect of payments made as compensation for damage by a Constructing Authority;

then, after that commencement, the payment continues to have effect as if it were a payment of a type described in clause 84 of the Agreement.

             (3)  If, immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, a Contracting Government is required to make a payment under clause 83 of the former MDB Agreement in respect of payments made as compensation for damage by a Constructing Authority then, after that commencement, that requirement continues in effect as if it were a requirement under clause 84 of the Agreement.

             (4)  If, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, a Constructing Authority made a payment of a kind mentioned in clause 83 of the former MDB Agreement in relation to damage that occurred before that commencement, then that payment has effect as if the payment were a payment by a Constructing Authority referred to in paragraph 84(a) of the Agreement.

10A.24  Clause 84 of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

Annual report and audited financial statements for 2007–2008

             (2)  If, before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the Murray–Darling Basin Commission had not sent to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council:

                     (a)  a report under paragraph 84(1)(a) of the former MDB Agreement for the 2007–2008 financial year; and

                     (b)  audited financial statements under paragraph 84(1)(b) of the former MDB Agreement for the 2007–2008 financial year;

the Authority must as soon as practicable:

                     (c)  complete the report and audited financial statements; and

                     (d)  send them to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

Annual report and audited financial statements for 2008–2009—relating to Commission

             (3)  Separate to the Authority’s first report under clause 85 of the Agreement, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the Authority must prepare a report and audited financial statements for so much of the 2008–2009 financial year that occurs before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (4)  The report and audited financial statements referred to in subregulation (3) must be prepared:

                     (a)  in accordance with subclause 84(1) of the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  at the same time as the Authority’s first report under clause 85 of the Agreement is prepared.

             (5)  For paragraph (4)(a), clause 84 of the former MDB Agreement continues in effect as if a reference to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

Signatures by Contracting Government representatives

             (6)  The reports and audited financial statements referred to in subregulations (2) and (3) must be approved and signed by a representative of each of the Contracting Governments to the former MDB Agreement.

10A.25  Clause 105 of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, an approval by resolution under subclause 105(1) of the former MDB Agreement is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the resolution has effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 108(1) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 105 (1) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 108(1) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission.

10A.26  Clause 106 of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, a resolution determining that a Contracting Government under the former MDB Agreement is not deemed to have used a quantity of water under clause 106 of the former MDB Agreement is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the resolution has effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, paragraph 109(a) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to clause 106 of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to paragraph 109 (a) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission.

10A.27  Subclause 108 (2) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, a resolution under subclause 108(2) of the former MDB Agreement determining that losses of water are not deemed to have been used by New South Wales or Victoria in the proportions referred to in that subclause is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the resolution has effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 110(2) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 108(2) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 110(2) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission.

10A.28  Subclause 111(1) of former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, an agreement of a kind referred to in subclause 111(1) of the former MDB Agreement was made; and

                     (b)  the agreement was in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 113(1) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 111(1) of the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 113(1) of the Agreement, New South Wales and Victoria are specified as the persons corresponding to a Commissioner for New South Wales and a Commissioner for Victoria respectively.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the agreement continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the agreement to a Commissioner for New South Wales were a reference to New South Wales; and

                     (b)  a reference in the agreement to a Commissioner for Victoria were a reference to Victoria; and

                     (c)  a reference in the agreement to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (d)  a reference in the agreement to former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

10A.29  Paragraph 2(1)(a) of Schedule C to former MDB Agreement—Strategy

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council, by resolution, adopted or amended the Basin Salinity Management Strategy 2001–2015 under the definition of Strategy in paragraph 2(1)(a) of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, the definition of Strategy in paragraph 2(1)(a) of Schedule B to the Agreement is specified as the definition corresponding to the definition of Strategy in paragraph 2(1)(a) of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to the definition of Strategy in paragraph 2(1)(a) of Schedule B to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.30  Subclause 10(2) of Schedule C to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council decided by resolution that further Joint works or measures in relation to salinity levels were necessary, desirable or convenient under subclause 10(2) of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 10(2) of Schedule B to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 10(2) of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 10(2) of Schedule B to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.31  Clause 11 of Schedule C to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a decision under clause 11 of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the decision was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, clause 11 of Schedule B to the Agreement is specified as the corresponding provision to clause 11 of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to clause 11 of Schedule B to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the decision continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the decision to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the decision to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the decision to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.32  Subclause 13(2) of Schedule C to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a determination by resolution under subclause 13(2) of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 13(2) of Schedule B to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 13(2) of Schedule C to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 13(2) of Schedule B to the Agreement, the Basin Officials Committee is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Basin Officials Committee.

10A.33  Clause 4 of Schedule D to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a determination or a direction in relation to a determination under clause 4 of Schedule D to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the determination or direction was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, clause 39 of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to clause 4 of Schedule D to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to clause 39 of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the determination or direction continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the determination or direction to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the determination or direction to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the determination or direction to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.34  Clause 7 of Schedule D to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made an affirmation or decision by resolution under clause 7 of Schedule D to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, clause 41 of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to clause 7 of Schedule D to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to clause 41 of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.35  Paragraph 2(d) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a determination by resolution under paragraph 2(d) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, paragraph 2(d) of Schedule D to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to paragraph 2(d) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to paragraph 2(d) of Schedule D to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the determination continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.36  Subclause 3(2) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had made a determination by resolution under subclause 3(2) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  that resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 3(2) of Schedule D to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 3(2) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 3(2) of Schedule D to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.37  Subclause 5(2) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had made a resolution under subclause 5(2) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  that resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 5(2) of Schedule D to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 5(2) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 5(2) of Schedule D to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement were a reference to Schedule D to the Agreement; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (d)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.38  Paragraph 13(2)(b) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had adopted, by resolution, principles under paragraph 13(2)(b) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  that resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, paragraph 13(2)(b) of Schedule D to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to paragraph 13(2)(b) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to paragraph 13(2)(b) of Schedule D to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.39  Subclause 13(3) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had made a resolution under subclause 13(3) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  that resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 13(3) of Schedule D to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 13(3) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 13(3) of Schedule D to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.40  Paragraph 14(5)(a) of Schedule E to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had adopted a policy under paragraph 14(5)(a) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  the adoption is still in effect immediately before that commencement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, paragraph 14(5)(a) of Schedule D to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to paragraph 14(5)(a) of Schedule E to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii), in relation to paragraph 14(5)(a) of Schedule D to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the adoption has effect as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the adopted policy to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the adopted policy to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the adopted policy to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.41  Subclause 5(2) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had made a determination by resolution under subclause 5(2) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  that resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 5(2) of Schedule E to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 5(2) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii), in relation to subclause 5(2) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.42  Subclause 6(2) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had made a determination by resolution under subclause 6(2) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  that resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 6(2) of Schedule E to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 6(2) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii), in relation to subclause 6(2) of Schedule E to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.43  Subclause 7(2) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council had made a determination by resolution under subclause 7(2) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  that resolution is in effect immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 7(2) of Schedule E to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 7(2) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii), in relation to subclause 7(2) of Schedule E to the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.44  Subclause 10(1) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement—protocols

                   For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, if:

                     (a)  a protocol was made under subclause 10(1) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement by the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (b)  the protocol is still in force immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act;

then, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the protocol continues to have effect as if it had been made by the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council under subclause 10(1) of Schedule E to the Agreement.

10A.45  Subclause 10(1) of Schedule F to former MDB Agreement—resolutions

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, a resolution of the Murray–Darling Basin Commission under subclause 10(1) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the resolution has effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission making a recommendation were a reference to the Basin Officials Committee; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in any capacity other than making a recommendation were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (d)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 10(1) of Schedule E to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 10(1) of Schedule F to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 10(1) of Schedule E to the Agreement:

                     (a)  the Basin Officials Committee is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in its role of making a recommendation to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (b)  the Authority is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in any of its capacities other than that mentioned in paragraph (a); and

                     (c)  the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

10A.46  Subclause 18(2) of Schedule G to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation applies if, before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the Murray–Darling Basin Commission had been advised by New South Wales or Victoria of a calculation under subclause 18(2) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement

             (2)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 18(2) of Schedule F to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 18(2) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 18(2) of Schedule F to the Agreement, both the Basin Officials Committee and the Authority are specified as bodies corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission.

10A.47  Subclause 18(3) of Schedule G to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, a resolution recommending that a Long Term Diversion Cap be amended under subclause 18(3) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the resolution has effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission making a recommendation were a reference to the Basin Officials Committee; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in any other capacity other than making a recommendation were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (d)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to the Contracting Government under the Agreement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 18(3) of Schedule F to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 18(3) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 18(3) of Schedule F to the Agreement:

                     (a)  the Basin Officials Committee is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission; and

                     (b)  the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

10A.48  Subclause 18(4) of Schedule G to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, a resolution stating that the Murray–Darling Basin Commission is not satisfied under subclause 18(4) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the resolution has effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission deciding on the appropriateness of a calculation advised under subclause 18(2) of the former MDB Agreement were a reference to the Basin Officials Committee; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission arranging for the relevant volume referred to in subclause 18(1) of the former MDB Agreement to be recalculated, or in a capacity other than that referred to in paragraph (a), were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (d)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to the Contracting Government under the Agreement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 18(4) of Schedule F to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 18(4) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 18(4) of Schedule F to the Agreement:

                     (a)  the Basin Officials Committee is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in its role of deciding on the appropriateness of a calculation advised under subclause 18(2) of Schedule G to the Agreement; and

                     (b)  the Authority is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in its role of arranging for the relevant volume referred to in subclause 18(1) of Schedule G to the Agreement to be recalculated, or in a capacity other than that referred to in paragraph (a).

10A.49  Subclause 18(5) of Schedule G to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  For subsection 239N(2) of the Act, a resolution recommending that a Long Term Diversion Cap be amended under subclause 18(5) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement is specified.

             (2)  For subsection 239N(3) of the Act, the resolution has effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission making the recommendation were a reference to the Basin Officials Committee; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in any other capacity other than making the recommendation were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (d)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to the Contracting Government under the Agreement.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, subclause 18(5) of Schedule F to the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to subclause 18(5) of Schedule G to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to subclause 18(5) of Schedule F to the Agreement:

                     (a)  the Basin Officials Committee is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in its role of making a recommendation to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (b)  the Authority is specified as the body corresponding to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission in any of its capacities other than that mentioned in paragraph (a); and

                     (c)  the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

10A.50  Clause 6 of Schedule H to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a determination or a direction by resolution in relation to a determination under clause 6 of Schedule H to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, clause 39 of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to clause 6 of Schedule H to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to clause 39 of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.51  Paragraph 10(4)(a) of Schedule H to former MDB Agreement

             (1)  This regulation is made under paragraph 239Q(1)(c) and subsection 239W(1) of the Act.

             (2)  This regulation applies if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council made a decision by resolution to adopt a proposal under paragraph 10(4)(a) of Schedule H to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the resolution was in force.

             (3)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(i) of the Act, paragraph 42(4)(a) of the Agreement is specified as the provision corresponding to paragraph 10(4)(a) of Schedule H to the former MDB Agreement.

             (4)  For subparagraph 239Q(1)(c)(ii) of the Act, in relation to paragraph 42(4)(a) of the Agreement, the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council is specified as the body corresponding to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council.

             (5)  For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, the resolution continues to have effect after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act as if:

                     (a)  a reference in the resolution to the Murray–Darling Basin Commission were a reference to the Authority; and

                     (b)  a reference in the resolution to the former Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council were a reference to the Murray–Darling Basin Ministerial Council; and

                     (c)  a reference in the resolution to a Contracting Government were a reference to a Contracting Government under the Agreement.

10A.52  Things done under protocols made under Schedules to former MDB Agreement

                   For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, if:

                     (a)  a thing was done before the commencement of this Part under a provision of a protocol made under a Schedule to the former MDB Agreement, by or in relation to, or pursuant to a resolution of, a State Contracting government or an agency of a State Contracting Government; and

                     (b)  the thing still had effect immediately before that commencement; and

                     (c)  the provision has a corresponding provision in a protocol taken to be made under a Schedule to the Agreement;

the thing done has effect from that commencement as if it had been done under the corresponding provision.

10A.53  References to River Murray Water in protocols made under Schedules to former MDB Agreement

                   For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, if:

                     (a)  a protocol was made under a Schedule to the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  the protocol referred to River Murray Water (however described); and

                     (c)  the protocol is still in force immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act;

then, after the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, the protocol continues to have effect as if the reference were a reference to the Authority.

10A.54  Vesting of certain assets of Murray‑Darling Basin Commission

                   For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, if the Murray‑Darling Basin Commission holds any legal or equitable interest in weir no.5 Redbank or weir no.7 Maude immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, that interest vests in New South Wales after that commencement.

10A.55  Agreements between Contracting Governments

                   For subsection 239W(1) of the Act, if:

                     (a)  before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act, 2 or more Contracting Governments made an agreement under a provision in the former MDB Agreement; and

                     (b)  the agreement between the Contracting Governments is still in force immediately before the commencement of Part 10A of the Act; and

                     (c)  the provision has a corresponding provision in the Agreement;

the agreement between the Contracting Governments has effect after that commencement as if it had been made under the corresponding provision.

Part 11Other transitional matters

  

11.01  Transitional water resource plans—Victoria

                   For paragraph 241(1)(b) of the Act, each plan mentioned in Schedule 4:

                     (a)  is a transitional water resource plan for the water resource plan area in Victoria mentioned for the plan in the Schedule; and

                     (b)  ceases to have effect on the day mentioned in the Schedule for the plan.

Part 11AInteractions with State laws

  

11A.01  What this Part is about

                   For section 250E of the Act, this Part modifies the operation of the Commonwealth water legislation to deal with that legislation’s interaction with the laws of referring States.

11A.02  State plans that prevail over Basin Plan

             (1)  The operation of section 241 of the Act is modified so that:

                     (a)  a plan specified in Part 1 of Schedule 5 (the State Plan) as in force on the accreditation day specified for the State Plan; and

                     (b)  any instrument made under or for the purposes of the State plan;

is a transitional water resource plan for the water resource plan area specified for the State Plan.

             (2)  However, subregulation (1) operates only to the extent to which:

                     (a)  the State plan or instrument relates to:

                              (i)  the water resources of the water resource plan area; and

                             (ii)  the matters referred to in subsection 22(1) of the Act, other than water trading rules; and

                     (b)  there is an inconsistency between a provision of the State plan or instrument and a provision of the Basin Plan.

Note:          For the definition of water trading rules, see subsection 4(1) of the Act.

             (3)  The operation of section 243 of the Act is modified so that the State plan is taken to have been accredited by the Minister under section 63 of the Act on the accreditation day specified in Part 1 of Schedule 5 for the plan.

             (4)  To avoid doubt, all other provisions in the Act in relation to transitional water resource plans operate without modification and a reference to a transitional water resource plan is taken to be a reference to the State Plan.

             (5)  This regulation applies in relation to a State plan for the period starting on the start day and ending on the end day specified in Part 1 of Schedule 5 for the plan.

11A.03  Water resource plans for water resource plan areas delayed

             (1)  This regulation applies to a water resource plan area, of a referring State, that is specified in Part 2 of Schedule 5 (the State area).

             (2)  Section 54 of the Act does not apply in relation to the State area until after the end day specified in Part 2 of Schedule 5 for the State area.

 


Schedule 1Murray‑Darling Basin areas—prescribed ground water and surface water

(regulation 1.05)

Part 1Area 1

Area 1 is the area bounded by a line beginning at the intersection of 32° 35′ 39.85″ S 139° 11′ 41.70″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary and running progressively as described in the following table.

Note 1:    A copy of the dataset titled the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary—Water Act 2007, mentioned in the definition of Murray‑Darling Basin in section 18A of the Act, can be obtained from the Department’s website.

Note 2:    See also Schedule 1A of the Act for an indicative map that delineates the Murray‑Darling Basin boundaries.

 

Item

Description

1

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.83″ S 139° 11′ 44.84″ E

2

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.77″ S 139° 12′ 22.57″ E

3

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.73″ S 139° 12′ 43.27″ E

4

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.62″ S 139° 13′ 6.82″ E

5

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 139° 13′ 9.37″ E

6

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.55″ S 139° 13′ 51.31″ E

7

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 139° 13′ 54.30″ E

8

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.41″ S 139° 14′ 47.76″ E

9

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.26″ S 139° 15′ 46.69″ E

10

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.16″ S 139° 16′ 27.66″ E

11

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 139° 16′ 28.49″ E

12

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 39.01″ S 139° 17′ 19.54″ E

13

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 139° 17′ 20.33″ E

14

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 38.90″ S 139° 17′ 52.58″ E

15

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 139° 17′ 55.57″ E

16

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 38.83″ S 139° 18′ 20.74″ E

17

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 38.69″ S 139° 19′ 9.12″ E

18

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 139° 19′ 9.91″ E

19

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 38.58″ S 139° 19′ 39.25″ E

20

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 38.51″ S 139° 20′ 2.36″ E

21

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 139° 20′ 12.48″ E

22

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 38.47″ S 139° 20′ 24.07″ E

23

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 38.40″ S 139° 20′ 44.12″ E

24

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 35′ 38.29″ S 139° 21′ 12.67″ E

25

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 36′ 19.04″ S 139° 21′ 12.71″ E

26

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 36′ 50.98″ S 139° 21′ 12.74″ E

27

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 36′ 53.53″ S 139° 21′ 12.82″ E

28

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 38′ 28.90″ S 139° 21′ 13.00″ E

29

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 39′ 10.15″ S 139° 21′ 13.07″ E

30

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 39′ 12.71″ S

31

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 39′ 30.96″ S 139° 21′ 13.10″ E

32

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 39′ 41.04″ S

33

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 39′ 44.39″ S

34

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 40′ 8.08″ S 139° 21′ 13.14″ E

35

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 40′ 31.66″ S 139° 21′ 13.18″ E

36

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 40′ 55.09″ S 139° 21′ 13.25″ E

37

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 42′ 8.53″ S 139° 21′ 13.39″ E

38

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 42′ 10.66″ S

39

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 42′ 16.63″ S

40

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 42′ 17.28″ S

41

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 42′ 30.64″ S

42

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 42′ 46.76″ S 139° 21′ 13.43″ E

43

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 42′ 49.43″ S

44

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 42′ 52.13″ S

45

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 43′ 6.31″ S 139° 21′ 13.46″ E

46

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 43′ 9.08″ S

47

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 43′ 56.75″ S 139° 21′ 13.54″ E

48

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 43′ 57.47″ S

49

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 44′ 37.32″ S 139° 21′ 13.61″ E

50

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 45′ 14.04″ S 139° 21′ 13.68″ E

51

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 45′ 39.10″ S 139° 21′ 13.72″ E

52

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 46′ 31.26″ S 139° 21′ 13.79″ E

53

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 47′ 6.04″ S 139° 21′ 13.86″ E

54

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 47′ 6.76″ S

55

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 47′ 41.96″ S 139° 21′ 13.93″ E

56

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 48′ 23.18″ S 139° 21′ 13.97″ E

57

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 48′ 23.94″ S

58

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 49′ 8.80″ S 139° 21′ 14.04″ E

59

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 49′ 41.63″ S 139° 21′ 14.11″ E

60

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 50′ 55.61″ S 139° 21′ 14.22″ E

61

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 50′ 56.26″ S 139° 21′ 14.26″ E

62

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 50′ 57.48″ S 139° 21′ 14.22″ E

63

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 51′ 12.31″ S 139° 21′ 14.26″ E

64

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 51′ 13.61″ S

65

Westerly along the geodesic to 32° 51′ 13.64″ S 139° 21′ 13.50″ E

66

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 53′ 22.52″ S 139° 21′ 13.57″ E

67

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 53′ 59.10″ S 139° 21′ 13.61″ E

68

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 55′ 36.77″ S 139° 21′ 13.75″ E

69

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 56′ 12.16″ S 139° 21′ 13.82″ E

70

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 32° 56′ 14.10″ S

71

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 56′ 46.21″ S 139° 21′ 13.86″ E

72

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 57′ 20.34″ S 139° 21′ 13.93″ E

73

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 58′ 7.14″ S 139° 21′ 14.00″ E

74

Easterly along the geodesic to 32° 58′ 7.39″ S 139° 21′ 14.76″ E

75

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 58′ 9.23″ S 139° 21′ 14.00″ E

76

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 58′ 37.06″ S 139° 21′ 14.04″ E

77

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 59′ 8.88″ S 139° 21′ 14.08″ E

78

Southerly along the geodesic to 32° 59′ 40.88″ S 139° 21′ 14.15″ E

79

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 0′ 13.93″ S 139° 21′ 14.18″ E

80

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 1′ 11.03″ S 139° 21′ 14.26″ E

81

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 1′ 49.76″ S 139° 21′ 14.33″ E

82

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 139° 21′ 15.08″ E

83

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 1′ 52.18″ S 139° 21′ 16.63″ E

84

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 4′ 8.54″ S 139° 21′ 16.85″ E

85

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 4′ 24.85″ S 139° 21′ 25.06″ E

86

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 4′ 51.89″ S 139° 21′ 16.88″ E

87

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 47.40″ S 139° 21′ 16.99″ E

88

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 49.45″ S 139° 21′ 15.44″ E

89

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 33° 5′ 51.39″ S

90

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 51.39″ S 139° 21′ 15.44″ E

91

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 53.37″ S 139° 12′ 27.28″ E

92

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 53.50″ S 139° 11′ 47.92″ E

93

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 55.52″ S 139° 7′ 0.57″ E

94

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 55.81″ S 139° 6′ 23.27″ E

95

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 57.19″ S 139° 3′ 16.95″ E

96

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 57.62″ S 139° 2′ 17.10″ E

97

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 59.29″ S 138° 58′ 35.87″ E

98

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 5′ 59.81″ S 138° 57′ 25.70″ E

99

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 6′ 1.77″ S 138° 52′ 51.58″ E

100

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 6′ 2.11″ S 138° 52′ 7.15″ E

101

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 6′ 2.52″ S 138° 51′ 11.50″ E

102

Westerly along the geodesic to the intersection of 33° 6′ 2.52″ S 138° 51′ 11.50″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary

Part 2Area 2

Area 2 is the area bounded by a line beginning at the intersection of 33° 46′ 31.92″ S 138° 53′ 14.47″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary and running progressively as described in the following table.

Note 1:    A copy of the dataset titled the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary—Water Act 2007, mentioned in the definition of Murray‑Darling Basin in section 18A of the Act, can be obtained from the Department’s website.

Note 2:    See also Schedule 1A of the Act for an indicative map that delineates the Murray‑Darling Basin boundaries.

 

Item

Description

1

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 46′ 34.75″ S 138° 53′ 15.36″ E

2

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 46′ 47.42″ S 138° 53′ 19.14″ E

3

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 46′ 48.97″ S 138° 53′ 19.61″ E

4

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 13.02″ S 138° 53′ 26.38″ E

5

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 13.40″ S 138° 53′ 23.51″ E

6

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 13.78″ S 138° 53′ 20.65″ E

7

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 26.59″ S 138° 53′ 22.63″ E

8

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 30.98″ S 138° 53′ 23.28″ E

9

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 34.40″ S 138° 52′ 47.96″ E

10

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 38.58″ S 138° 52′ 54.30″ E

11

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 42.34″ S 138° 52′ 59.93″ E

12

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 46.10″ S 138° 53′ 5.57″ E

13

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 53.20″ S 138° 53′ 16.26″ E

14

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 52.66″ S 138° 53′ 21.39″ E

15

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 47′ 52.12″ S 138° 53′ 26.52″ E

16

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 6.73″ S 138° 53′ 28.00″ E

17

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 7.67″ S 138° 53′ 28.36″ E

18

Westerly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 4.46″ S 138° 53′ 12.26″ E

19

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 5.22″ S 138° 53′ 12.44″ E

20

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 9.14″ S 138° 53′ 13.42″ E

21

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 9.86″ S 138° 53′ 13.56″ E

22

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 38.48″ S 138° 53′ 20.44″ E

23

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 39.38″ S 138° 53′ 21.08″ E

24

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 40.03″ S 138° 53′ 21.55″ E

25

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 40.25″ S 138° 53′ 21.77″ E

26

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 42.34″ S 138° 53′ 23.24″ E

27

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 43.38″ S 138° 53′ 24.00″ E

28

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 43.88″ S 138° 53′ 24.40″ E

29

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 45.22″ S 138° 53′ 25.37″ E

30

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 48′ 52.74″ S 138° 53′ 30.91″ E

31

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 1.20″ S 138° 53′ 37.10″ E

32

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 1.78″ S 138° 53′ 37.57″ E

33

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 14.59″ S 138° 53′ 46.93″ E

34

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 15.31″ S 138° 53′ 47.33″ E

35

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 29.03″ S 138° 53′ 47.54″ E

36

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 21.07″ S 138° 53′ 54.02″ E

37

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 20.42″ S 138° 53′ 59.77″ E

38

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 19.78″ S 138° 54′ 5.51″ E

39

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 19.09″ S 138° 54′ 11.41″ E

40

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 18.41″ S 138° 54′ 17.32″ E

41

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 138° 54′ 18.07″ E

42

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 20.01″ S 138° 54′ 36.88″ E

43

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 21.61″ S 138° 54′ 55.69″ E

44

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 28.38″ S 138° 54′ 54.65″ E

45

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 31.12″ S 138° 55′ 24.02″ E

46

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 31.04″ S 138° 55′ 24.89″ E

47

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 31.51″ S 138° 55′ 24.71″ E

48

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 35.08″ S 138° 55′ 25.07″ E

49

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 37.54″ S 138° 55′ 24.19″ E

50

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 40.01″ S 138° 55′ 23.30″ E

51

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 49′ 50.41″ S 138° 55′ 21.58″ E

52

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 1.32″ S 138° 55′ 19.78″ E

53

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 12.34″ S 138° 55′ 27.73″ E

54

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 13.31″ S 138° 55′ 28.42″ E

55

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 13.99″ S 138° 55′ 28.92″ E

56

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 14.77″ S 138° 55′ 29.48″ E

57

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 15.54″ S 138° 55′ 30.04″ E

58

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 30.70″ S 138° 55′ 38.75″ E

59

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 36.96″ S 138° 55′ 40.21″ E

60

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 50′ 43.22″ S 138° 55′ 41.66″ E

61

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 0.29″ S 138° 55′ 45.66″ E

62

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 2.95″ S 138° 55′ 46.79″ E

63

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 5.62″ S 138° 55′ 47.93″ E

64

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 5.09″ S 138° 55′ 53.53″ E

65

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 4.57″ S 138° 55′ 59.12″ E

66

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 5.18″ S 138° 55′ 59.74″ E

67

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 7.94″ S 138° 55′ 58.80″ E

68

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 10.69″ S 138° 55′ 57.86″ E

69

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 13.70″ S 138° 55′ 56.84″ E

70

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 16.70″ S 138° 55′ 55.81″ E

71

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 34.67″ S 138° 55′ 53.87″ E

72

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 50.62″ S 138° 55′ 52.14″ E

73

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 53.46″ S 138° 55′ 54.23″ E

74

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 51′ 59.44″ S 138° 55′ 57.18″ E

75

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 0.23″ S 138° 55′ 56.96″ E

76

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 1.02″ S 138° 55′ 56.75″ E

77

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 6.76″ S 138° 55′ 58.12″ E

78

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 12.50″ S 138° 55′ 59.48″ E

79

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 12.90″ S 138° 56′ 4.31″ E

80

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 28.42″ S 138° 56′ 8.66″ E

81

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 30.25″ S 138° 56′ 9.19″ E

82

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 32.09″ S 138° 56′ 9.71″ E

83

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 43.90″ S 138° 56′ 7.66″ E

84

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 48.40″ S 138° 56′ 8.92″ E

85

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 53.65″ S 138° 56′ 5.93″ E

86

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 52′ 58.48″ S 138° 56′ 5.24″ E

87

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 3.52″ S 138° 56′ 5.42″ E

88

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 7.22″ S 138° 56′ 4.99″ E

89

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 9.06″ S 138° 56′ 6.50″ E

90

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 10.07″ S 138° 56′ 6.83″ E

91

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 22.16″ S 138° 56′ 11.26″ E

92

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 27.85″ S 138° 56′ 11.29″ E

93

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 29.80″ S 138° 56′ 11.33″ E

94

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 33.22″ S 138° 56′ 11.08″ E

95

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 53′ 54.13″ S 138° 56′ 9.67″ E

96

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 54′ 14.11″ S 138° 56′ 6.72″ E

97

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 54′ 14.83″ S 138° 56′ 6.47″ E

98

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 54′ 23.00″ S 138° 56′ 20.40″ E

99

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 54′ 31.18″ S 138° 56′ 34.33″ E

100

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 54′ 35.68″ S 138° 56′ 42.79″ E

101

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 54′ 35.96″ S 138° 56′ 43.04″ E

102

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 54′ 36.25″ S 138° 56′ 43.30″ E

103

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 54′ 59.36″ S 138° 56′ 47.51″ E

104

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 55′ 7.39″ S 138° 56′ 48.98″ E

105

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 55′ 17.33″ S 138° 56′ 45.17″ E

106

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 55′ 22.91″ S 138° 56′ 43.04″ E

107

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 55′ 30.32″ S 138° 56′ 44.20″ E

108

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 55′ 36.59″ S 138° 56′ 46.03″ E

109

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 55′ 49.98″ S 138° 56′ 48.05″ E

110

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 55′ 55.29″ S 138° 56′ 50.89″ E

111

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 0.60″ S 138° 56′ 53.74″ E

112

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 0.89″ S 138° 56′ 53.90″ E

113

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 1.18″ S 138° 56′ 54.06″ E

114

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 1.82″ S 138° 56′ 54.24″ E

115

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 3.48″ S 138° 56′ 54.53″ E

116

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 10.14″ S 138° 56′ 55.75″ E

117

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 13.45″ S 138° 56′ 54.60″ E

118

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 18.78″ S 138° 56′ 54.38″ E

119

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 21.08″ S 138° 56′ 55.14″ E

120

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 23.39″ S 138° 56′ 55.90″ E

121

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 26.20″ S 138° 56′ 56.08″ E

122

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 27.40″ S 138° 56′ 56.47″ E

123

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 28.61″ S 138° 56′ 56.87″ E

124

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 30.77″ S 138° 56′ 58.85″ E

125

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 33.97″ S 138° 57′ 4.32″ E

126

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 37.57″ S 138° 57′ 4.18″ E

127

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 51.72″ S 138° 57′ 3.67″ E

128

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 57.37″ S 138° 57′ 3.49″ E

129

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 56′ 58.02″ S 138° 57′ 3.49″ E

130

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 57′ 27.14″ S 138° 57′ 2.38″ E

131

Easterly along the geodesic to 33° 57′ 27.22″ S 138° 57′ 9.79″ E

132

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 33° 57′ 27.86″ S

133

Southerly along the geodesic to 33° 57′ 44.37″ S 138° 57′ 9.61″ E

134

Southerly along the geodesic to the intersection of 33° 57′ 44.37″ S 138° 57′ 9.61″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary

Part 3Area 3

Area 3 is the area bounded by a line beginning at the intersection of 35° 31′ 10.38″ S 138° 45′ 27.84″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary and running progressively as described in the following table.

Note 1:    A copy of the dataset titled the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary—Water Act 2007, mentioned in the definition of Murray‑Darling Basin in section 18A of the Act, can be obtained from the Department’s website.

Note 2:    See also Schedule 1A of the Act for an indicative map that delineates the Murray‑Darling Basin boundaries.

 

Item

Description

1

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 10.06″ S 138° 45′ 27.94″ E

2

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 8.87″ S 138° 45′ 28.33″ E

3

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 7.99″ S 138° 45′ 28.62″ E

4

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 7.13″ S 138° 45′ 28.91″ E

5

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 5.93″ S 138° 45′ 29.30″ E

6

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 5.46″ S 138° 45′ 29.46″ E

7

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 56.69″ S 138° 45′ 32.34″ E

8

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 55.64″ S 138° 45′ 32.69″ E

9

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 54.11″ S 138° 45′ 33.19″ E

10

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 45.45″ S 138° 45′ 25.46″ E

11

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 45.07″ S 138° 45′ 24.71″ E

12

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 44.24″ S 138° 45′ 26.10″ E

13

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 38.26″ S 138° 45′ 36.13″ E

14

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 36.60″ S 138° 45′ 38.91″ E

15

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 21.95″ S 138° 45′ 42.86″ E

16

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 21.27″ S 138° 45′ 43.00″ E

17

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 10.07″ S 138° 45′ 45.42″ E

18

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 9.11″ S 138° 45′ 45.63″ E

19

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 56.89″ S 138° 45′ 48.22″ E

20

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 56.22″ S 138° 45′ 48.38″ E

21

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 40.08″ S 138° 45′ 52.19″ E

22

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 39.44″ S 138° 45′ 52.34″ E

23

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 21.32″ S 138° 45′ 56.57″ E

24

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 21.17″ S 138° 45′ 56.61″ E

25

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 2.83″ S 138° 46′ 0.87″ E

26

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 2.25″ S 138° 46′ 1.01″ E

27

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 44.34″ S 138° 46′ 4.97″ E

28

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 45.20″ S 138° 46′ 10.30″ E

29

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 45.56″ S 138° 46′ 11.34″ E

30

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 45.70″ S 138° 46′ 12.39″ E

31

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 24.71″ S 138° 46′ 1.43″ E

32

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 24.33″ S 138° 46′ 1.21″ E

33

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 23.87″ S 138° 46′ 0.35″ E

34

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 24.04″ S 138° 46′ 0.03″ E

35

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 23.63″ S 138° 45′ 59.06″ E

36

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 18.29″ S 138° 45′ 23.91″ E

37

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 18.18″ S 138° 45′ 23.12″ E

38

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 16.46″ S 138° 45′ 11.51″ E

39

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 14.56″ S 138° 44′ 58.57″ E

40

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 14.45″ S 138° 44′ 57.40″ E

41

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 11.64″ S 138° 44′ 38.64″ E

42

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 53.37″ S 138° 44′ 42.76″ E

43

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 53.26″ S 138° 44′ 42.02″ E

44

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 51.61″ S 138° 44′ 30.95″ E

45

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 49.95″ S 138° 44′ 19.90″ E

46

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 48.25″ S 138° 44′ 8.51″ E

47

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 46.62″ S 138° 43′ 57.61″ E

48

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 46.49″ S 138° 43′ 56.84″ E

49

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 4.70″ S 138° 43′ 52.76″ E

50

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 1.38″ S 138° 43′ 30.56″ E

51

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 58.64″ S 138° 43′ 12.33″ E

52

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 58.51″ S 138° 43′ 11.39″ E

53

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 58.95″ S 138° 43′ 9.85″ E

54

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 2.03″ S 138° 43′ 7.21″ E

55

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 3.54″ S 138° 43′ 6.87″ E

56

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 7.59″ S 138° 43′ 5.15″ E

57

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 16.88″ S 138° 43′ 3.04″ E

58

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 13.59″ S 138° 42′ 40.90″ E

59

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 21.27″ S 138° 42′ 38.40″ E

60

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 22.48″ S 138° 42′ 35.28″ E

61

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 24.05″ S 138° 42′ 34.47″ E

62

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 16.38″ S 138° 42′ 17.30″ E

63

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 16.64″ S 138° 42′ 16.46″ E

64

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 28.30″ S 138° 42′ 13.80″ E

65

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 25.07″ S 138° 41′ 51.96″ E

66

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 24.92″ S 138° 41′ 50.97″ E

67

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 24.50″ S 138° 41′ 51.07″ E

68

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 7.43″ S 138° 41′ 55.08″ E

69

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 6.75″ S 138° 41′ 55.24″ E

70

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 3.30″ S 138° 41′ 33.12″ E

71

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 3.11″ S 138° 41′ 32.40″ E

72

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 59.63″ S 138° 41′ 10.40″ E

73

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 56.12″ S 138° 40′ 48.27″ E

74

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 55.98″ S 138° 40′ 47.48″ E

75

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 14.48″ S 138° 40′ 43.16″ E

76

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 10.96″ S 138° 40′ 20.18″ E

77

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 11.61″ S 138° 40′ 20.00″ E

78

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 29.60″ S 138° 40′ 15.59″ E

79

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 27.56″ S 138° 40′ 3.75″ E

80

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 35.48″ S 138° 40′ 1.76″ E

81

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 36.02″ S 138° 40′ 1.29″ E

82

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 34.28″ S 138° 39′ 58.17″ E

83

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 32.23″ S 138° 39′ 55.70″ E

84

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 31.51″ S 138° 39′ 54.77″ E

85

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 28.16″ S 138° 39′ 50.72″ E

86

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 24.20″ S 138° 39′ 47.13″ E

87

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 31.37″ S 138° 39′ 47.05″ E

88

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 38.18″ S 138° 39′ 42.12″ E

89

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 38.14″ S 138° 39′ 41.31″ E

90

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 38.53″ S 138° 39′ 37.87″ E

91

Westerly along the geodesic to the intersection of 35° 28′ 38.53″ S 138° 39′ 37.87″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary

Part 4Area 4

Area 4 is the area bounded by a line beginning at the intersection of 36° 27′ 58.45″ S 139° 47′ 9.05″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary and running progressively as described in the following table.

Note 1:    A copy of the dataset titled the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary—Water Act 2007, mentioned in the definition of Murray‑Darling Basin in section 18A of the Act, can be obtained from the Department’s website.

Note 2:    See also Schedule 1A of the Act for an indicative map that delineates the Murray‑Darling Basin boundaries.

 

Item

Description

1

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.43″ S 139° 47′ 10.64″ E

2

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.45″ S 139° 47′ 11.88″ E

3

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.45″ S 139° 47′ 13.50″ E

4

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.46″ S 139° 47′ 14.67″ E

5

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.46″ S 139° 47′ 17.47″ E

6

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.54″ S 139° 47′ 49.12″ E

7

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.55″ S 139° 47′ 53.31″ E

8

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.59″ S 139° 48′ 11.25″ E

9

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.61″ S 139° 48′ 21.27″ E

10

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.67″ S 139° 48′ 46.53″ E

11

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.68″ S 139° 48′ 49.08″ E

12

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.81″ S 139° 49′ 51.40″ E

13

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.81″ S 139° 49′ 51.73″ E

14

Easterly along the geodesic to 36° 27′ 58.82″ S 139° 49′ 57.83″ E

15

Easterly along the geodesic to the intersection of 36° 27′ 58.82″ S 139° 49′ 57.83″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary

Part 5Area 5

Area 5 is the area bounded by a line beginning at the intersection of 35° 48′ 30.46″ S 140° 55′ 16.65″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary and running progressively as described in the following table.

Note 1:    A copy of the dataset titled the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary—Water Act 2007, mentioned in the definition of Murray‑Darling Basin in section 18A of the Act, can be obtained from the Department’s website.

Note 2:    See also Schedule 1A of the Act for an indicative map that delineates the Murray‑Darling Basin boundaries.

 

Item

Description

1

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 48′ 29.31″ S 140° 57′ 43.07″ E

2

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 48′ 31.26″ S 140° 57′ 43.09″ E

3

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 50′ 0.75″ S 140° 57′ 44.05″ E

4

Southerly along the geodesic to the intersection of 35° 50′ 0.75″ S 140° 57′ 44.05″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary

Part 6Area 6

Area 6 is the area bounded by a line beginning at the intersection of 35° 32′  51.10″ S 139° 46′  49.13″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary and running progressively as described in the following table.

Note 1:    A copy of the dataset titled the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary—Water Act 2007, mentioned in the definition of Murray‑Darling Basin in section 18A of the Act, can be obtained from the Department’s website.

Note 2:    See also Schedule 1A of the Act for an indicative map that delineates the Murray‑Darling Basin boundaries.

 

Item

Description

1

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 33.60″ S 139° 46′ 49.09″ E

2

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 32.60″ S 139° 46′ 49.09″ E

3

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 31.60″ S 139° 46′ 49.08″ E

4

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 35.70″ S 139° 46′ 48.98″ E

5

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 33.25″ S 139° 46′ 48.98″ E

6

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 28.95″ S 139° 46′ 48.98″ E

7

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 27.00″ S 139° 46′ 48.80″ E

8

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 27.00″ S 139° 46′ 48.83″ E

9

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 27.00″ S 139° 46′ 48.98″ E

10

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 27.00″ S 139° 46′ 52.54″ E

11

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.99″ S 139° 46′ 58.97″ E

12

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.98″ S 139° 47′ 2.19″ E

13

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.91″ S 139° 47′ 49.22″ E

14

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.77″ S 139° 49′ 4.07″ E

15

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.76″ S 139° 49′ 13.02″ E

16

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.75″ S 139° 49′ 15.49″ E

17

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.61″ S 139° 50′ 28.08″ E

18

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.59″ S 139° 50′ 36.26″ E

19

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.45″ S 139° 51′ 43.65″ E

20

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.45″ S 139° 51′ 45.18″ E

21

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.44″ S 139° 51′ 50.65″ E

22

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.34″ S 139° 52′ 33.36″ E

23

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.32″ S 139° 52′ 39.31″ E

24

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.20″ S 139° 53′ 28.63″ E

25

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.20″ S 139° 53′ 28.66″ E

26

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.20″ S 139° 53′ 28.67″ E

27

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.14″ S 139° 53′ 38.08″ E

28

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.13″ S 139° 53′ 53.17″ E

29

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.12″ S 139° 53′ 59.01″ E

30

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 26.08″ S 139° 54′ 45.36″ E

31

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.97″ S 139° 56′ 25.10″ E

32

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.93″ S 139° 56′ 52.41″ E

33

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.93″ S 139° 56′ 54.80″ E

34

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.77″ S 139° 58′ 43.86″ E

35

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.68″ S 139° 59′ 38.97″ E

36

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.68″ S 139° 59′ 40.36″ E

37

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.68″ S 139° 59′ 40.56″ E

38

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.60″ S 140° 0′ 25.15″ E

39

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.60″ S 140° 0′ 30.15″ E

40

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.47″ S 140° 1′ 36.98″ E

41

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.47″ S 140° 1′ 38.16″ E

42

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.46″ S 140° 1′ 39.38″ E

43

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.07″ S 140° 4′ 32.05″ E

44

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.08″ S 140° 4′ 33.55″ E

45

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 25.08″ S 140° 4′ 34.35″ E

46

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.94″ S 140° 5′ 33.64″ E

47

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.92″ S 140° 5′ 43.86″ E

48

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.91″ S 140° 5′ 47.59″ E

49

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.89″ S 140° 5′ 51.75″ E

50

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.89″ S 140° 5′ 52.00″ E

51

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.89″ S 140° 5′ 55.11″ E

52

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.63″ S 140° 7′ 30.14″ E

53

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.59″ S 140° 7′ 44.92″ E

54

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 24.62″ S 140° 7′ 44.92″ E

55

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 58.21″ S 140° 7′ 44.94″ E

56

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 0.12″ S 140° 7′ 44.94″ E

57

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 52.84″ S 140° 7′ 44.97″ E

58

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 15.96″ S 140° 7′ 45.01″ E

59

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 15.96″ S 140° 7′ 45.03″ E

60

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 15.98″ S 140° 8′ 6.79″ E

61

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 15.98″ S 140° 8′ 8.00″ E

62

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 15.98″ S 140° 8′ 9.50″ E

63

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 16.03″ S 140° 9′ 38.79″ E

64

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 16.04″ S 140° 10′ 18.16″ E

65

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 16.04″ S 140° 10′ 20.74″ E

66

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 16.06″ S 140° 11′ 44.73″ E

67

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 16.06″ S 140° 13′ 56.18″ E

68

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 16.06″ S 140° 14′ 18.98″ E

69

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 16.04″ S 140° 15′ 12.04″ E

70

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 33′ 21.97″ S 140° 15′ 12.02″ E

71

Southerly along the geodesic to the intersection of 35° 33′ 21.97″ S 140° 15′ 12.02″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary

Part 7Area 7

Area 7 is the area bounded by a line beginning at the intersection of 35° 50′ 2.90″ S 140° 57′ 48.25″ E with the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary and running progressively as described in the following table.

Note 1:    A copy of the dataset titled the Murray‑Darling Basin Boundary—Water Act 2007, mentioned in the definition of Murray‑Darling Basin in section 18A of the Act, can be obtained from the Department’s website.

Note 2:    See also Schedule 1A of the Act for an indicative map that delineates the Murray‑Darling Basin boundaries.

 

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Description

1

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 54.71″ S 140° 57′ 55.01″ E

2

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 13.12″ S 140° 57′ 57.44″ E

3

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 11.09″ S 140° 57′ 57.46″ E

4

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 57.12″ S 140° 57′ 57.58″ E

5

East along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 140° 57′ 57.59″ E

6

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 57.12″ S 140° 57′ 58.36″ E

7

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 57.12″ S 140° 57′ 59.17″ E

8

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 20.91″ S 140° 57′ 59.54″ E

9

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 21.02″ S 140° 58′ 52.76″ E

10

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 21.11″ S 140° 59′ 48.04″ E

11

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 20.95″ S 140° 59′ 50.42″ E

12

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 5.94″ S 141° 1′ 59.39″ E

13

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 5.94″ S 141° 2′ 0.58″ E

14

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 5.94″ S 141° 2′ 1.77″ E

15

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 41.41″ S 141° 2′ 1.73″ E

16

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 41.56″ S 141° 3′ 5.38″ E

17

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 49.93″ S 141° 3′ 5.25″ E

18

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 49.90″ S 141° 3′ 10.32″ E

19

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 49.62″ S 141° 4′ 9.11″ E

20

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 49.62″ S 141° 4′ 10.30″ E

21

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 49.61″ S 141° 4′ 11.49″ E

22

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 0.56″ S 141° 4′ 11.55″ E

23

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 1.31″ S 141° 5′ 27.52″ E

24

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 3.65″ S 141° 5′ 33.37″ E

25

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 4.76″ S 141° 5′ 42.13″ E

26

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 2.55″ S 141° 5′ 45.65″ E

27

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 57.87″ S 141° 6′ 17.45″ E

28

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 57.80″ S 141° 6′ 17.93″ E

29

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 57.71″ S 141° 6′ 18.62″ E

30

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 57.65″ S 141° 6′ 19.11″ E

31

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 57.56″ S 141° 6′ 19.80″ E

32

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 57.50″ S 141° 6′ 20.29″ E

33

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 49.92″ S 141° 6′ 18.36″ E

34

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 30.06″ S 141° 6′ 19.88″ E

35

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 27.69″ S 141° 6′ 49.77″ E

36

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 25.18″ S 141° 6′ 57.61″ E

37

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 21.14″ S 141° 7′ 1.80″ E

38

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 19.84″ S 141° 7′ 9.60″ E

39

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 21.06″ S 141° 7′ 21.83″ E

40

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 17.21″ S 141° 7′ 33.84″ E

41

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 12.87″ S 141° 7′ 57.45″ E

42

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 9.03″ S 141° 8′ 1.68″ E

43

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 8.86″ S 141° 8′ 2.66″ E

44

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 1.01″ S 141° 8′ 48.70″ E

45

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 0.68″ S 141° 8′ 50.69″ E

46

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 0.33″ S 141° 8′ 52.73″ E

47

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 51.13″ S 141° 8′ 52.74″ E

48

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 48.68″ S 141° 8′ 54.88″ E

49

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 44.51″ S 141° 8′ 55.28″ E

50

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 24.15″ S 141° 8′ 55.68″ E

51

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 21.34″ S 141° 10′ 2.11″ E

52

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 19.91″ S 141° 10′ 14.50″ E

53

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 11.32″ S 141° 10′ 29.05″ E

54

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 9.71″ S 141° 10′ 49.25″ E

55

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 4.64″ S 141° 10′ 55.50″ E

56

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 2.59″ S 141° 11′ 13.08″ E

57

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 57.54″ S 141° 11′ 15.42″ E

58

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 58.53″ S 141° 11′ 37.15″ E

59

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 40.99″ S 141° 12′ 28.48″ E

60

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 40.46″ S 141° 13′ 25.15″ E

61

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 29.42″ S 141° 13′ 24.98″ E

62

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 29.42″ S 141° 13′ 47.48″ E

63

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 22.44″ S 141° 14′ 12.21″ E

64

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 22.62″ S 141° 14′ 16.48″ E

65

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 34.26″ S 141° 14′ 13.43″ E

66

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 37.16″ S 141° 14′ 15.26″ E

67

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 44.48″ S 141° 14′ 13.45″ E

68

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 46.09″ S 141° 14′ 13.05″ E

69

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 46.30″ S 141° 14′ 14.21″ E

70

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 46.52″ S 141° 14′ 15.37″ E

71

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 48.80″ S 141° 14′ 27.92″ E

72

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 36.35″ S 141° 14′ 56.14″ E

73

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 36.34″ S 141° 15′ 53.05″ E

74

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 42.89″ S 141° 15′ 53.22″ E

75

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 43.29″ S 141° 16′ 8.47″ E

76

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 40.73″ S 141° 16′ 17.98″ E

77

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 36.32″ S 141° 17′ 7.44″ E

78

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 25.91″ S 141° 17′ 46.68″ E

79

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 34.56″ S 141° 18′ 13.98″ E

80

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 36.82″ S 141° 18′ 18.61″ E

81

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 39.05″ S 141° 18′ 26.01″ E

82

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 41.15″ S 141° 18′ 27.17″ E

83

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 40.87″ S 141° 18′ 29.63″ E

84

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 41.93″ S 141° 18′ 31.80″ E

85

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 39.53″ S 141° 18′ 41.36″ E

86

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 34.11″ S 141° 19′ 2.95″ E

87

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 32.49″ S 141° 19′ 14.47″ E

88

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 31.59″ S 141° 19′ 28.27″ E

89

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 30.02″ S 141° 19′ 52.26″ E

90

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 27.92″ S 141° 19′ 55.33″ E

91

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 27.83″ S 141° 20′ 1.57″ E

92

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 26.13″ S 141° 20′ 5.74″ E

93

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 25.31″ S 141° 20′ 5.75″ E

94

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 25.42″ S 141° 20′ 19.18″ E

95

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 22.32″ S 141° 20′ 27.23″ E

96

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 22.82″ S 141° 21′ 1.30″ E

97

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 13.42″ S 141° 21′ 1.03″ E

98

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 6.31″ S 141° 21′ 12.35″ E

99

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 1.34″ S 141° 21′ 28.04″ E

100

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 54.83″ S 141° 21′ 27.78″ E

101

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 59.71″ S 141° 22′ 2.35″ E

102

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 59.87″ S 141° 22′ 3.54″ E

103

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 0.04″ S 141° 22′ 4.72″ E

104

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 50.97″ S 141° 22′ 4.97″ E

105

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 50.90″ S 141° 22′ 4.97″ E

106

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 50.41″ S 141° 22′ 35.80″ E

107

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 42.87″ S 141° 22′ 35.84″ E

108

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 42.86″ S 141° 22′ 42.23″ E

109

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 57.18″ S 141° 23′ 30.28″ E

110

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 6.73″ S 141° 24′ 2.31″ E

111

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 12.14″ S 141° 24′ 0.93″ E

112

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 10.09″ S 141° 24′ 20.10″ E

113

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 18.93″ S 141° 24′ 34.86″ E

114

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 19.82″ S 141° 25′ 34.70″ E

115

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 20′ 13.50″ S 141° 25′ 34.59″ E

116

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 59.47″ S 141° 26′ 33.22″ E

117

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 20.29″ S 141° 26′ 32.63″ E

118

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 20.31″ S 141° 27′ 27.67″ E

119

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 20.95″ S 141° 27′ 34.86″ E

120

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 27.52″ S 141° 27′ 33.98″ E

121

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 27.58″ S 141° 27′ 36.36″ E

122

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 27.04″ S 141° 28′ 52.92″ E

123

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 19′ 26.83″ S 141° 29′ 22.60″ E

124

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 18′ 39.33″ S 141° 29′ 21.55″ E

125

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 18′ 34.66″ S 141° 29′ 44.93″ E

126

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 18′ 28.10″ S 141° 29′ 59.69″ E

127

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 18′ 17.89″ S 141° 30′ 3.43″ E

128

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 51.26″ S 141° 30′ 28.59″ E

129

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 58.02″ S 141° 31′ 27.84″ E

130

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 18′ 3.26″ S 141° 32′ 13.73″ E

131

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 18′ 5.17″ S 141° 32′ 21.47″ E

132

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 59.76″ S 141° 32′ 44.18″ E

133

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 53.22″ S 141° 33′ 11.58″ E

134

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 58.70″ S 141° 33′ 44.81″ E

135

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 57.78″ S 141° 33′ 46.94″ E

136

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 46.07″ S 141° 34′ 34.05″ E

137

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 29.07″ S 141° 34′ 40.62″ E

138

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 34.81″ S 141° 35′ 2.68″ E

139

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 34.84″ S 141° 35′ 2.80″ E

140

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 34.90″ S 141° 35′ 2.91″ E

141

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 38.46″ S 141° 35′ 9.80″ E

142

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 38.22″ S 141° 35′ 10.82″ E

143

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 37.98″ S 141° 35′ 11.84″ E

144

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 19.21″ S 141° 36′ 45.27″ E

145

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 6.85″ S 141° 37′ 46.76″ E

146

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 18.94″ S 141° 37′ 49.02″ E

147

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 18.84″ S 141° 37′ 49.80″ E

148

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 18.74″ S 141° 37′ 50.58″ E

149

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 16.01″ S 141° 38′ 9.29″ E

150

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 19.24″ S 141° 38′ 26.10″ E

151

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 16.58″ S 141° 38′ 40.88″ E

152

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 12.86″ S 141° 38′ 57.47″ E

153

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 9.01″ S 141° 39′ 1.65″ E

154

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 4.87″ S 141° 39′ 20.47″ E

155

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 2.23″ S 141° 39′ 48.53″ E

156

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 1.04″ S 141° 39′ 53.21″ E

157

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 58.86″ S 141° 40′ 9.69″ E

158

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 59.50″ S 141° 40′ 28.96″ E

159

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 52.28″ S 141° 41′ 5.54″ E

160

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 52.25″ S 141° 41′ 6.73″ E

161

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 52.22″ S 141° 41′ 7.91″ E

162

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 52.10″ S 141° 41′ 14.60″ E

163

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 54.13″ S 141° 41′ 35.56″ E

164

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 55.88″ S 141° 41′ 40.55″ E

165

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 0.78″ S 141° 41′ 54.93″ E

166

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 3.15″ S 141° 42′ 2.41″ E

167

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 17′ 3.23″ S 141° 42′ 9.11″ E

168

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 54.71″ S 141° 42′ 21.37″ E

169

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 53.88″ S 141° 42′ 29.03″ E

170

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 50.70″ S 141° 42′ 48.11″ E

171

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 49.37″ S 141° 42′ 58.19″ E

172

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 40.75″ S 141° 42′ 57.82″ E

173

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 38.68″ S 141° 43′ 17.30″ E

174

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 36.45″ S 141° 43′ 30.92″ E

175

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 39.54″ S 141° 43′ 37.20″ E

176

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 41.97″ S 141° 43′ 59.06″ E

177

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 37.93″ S 141° 44′ 21.70″ E

178

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 32.82″ S 141° 44′ 36.69″ E

179

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 31.32″ S 141° 44′ 47.17″ E

180

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 30.08″ S 141° 44′ 59.53″ E

181

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 30.07″ S 141° 44′ 59.64″ E

182

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 18.09″ S 141° 44′ 59.50″ E

183

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 17.09″ S 141° 45′ 14.26″ E

184

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 14.17″ S 141° 45′ 46.18″ E

185

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 8.68″ S 141° 45′ 47.54″ E

186

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 9.13″ S 141° 45′ 59.73″ E

187

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 12.49″ S 141° 46′ 21.91″ E

188

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 12.53″ S 141° 46′ 22.15″ E

189

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 12.57″ S 141° 46′ 22.46″ E

190

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 15.22″ S 141° 46′ 39.93″ E

191

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 15.90″ S 141° 46′ 48.97″ E

192

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 15.94″ S 141° 46′ 49.51″ E

193

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 17.82″ S 141° 47′ 14.47″ E

194

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 18.11″ S 141° 47′ 17.20″ E

195

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 27.65″ S 141° 47′ 40.71″ E

196

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 24.68″ S 141° 48′ 1.97″ E

197

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 24.69″ S 141° 48′ 15.38″ E

198

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 24.70″ S 141° 48′ 30.11″ E

199

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 21.04″ S 141° 48′ 47.54″ E

200

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 21.22″ S 141° 49′ 30.52″ E

201

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 21.42″ S 141° 50′ 19.19″ E

202

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 21.55″ S 141° 50′ 21.57″ E

203

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 32.03″ S 141° 51′ 9.53″ E

204

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 43.19″ S 141° 52′ 0.64″ E

205

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 35.99″ S 141° 52′ 50.77″ E

206

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 34.08″ S 141° 52′ 50.29″ E

207

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 55.14″ S 141° 52′ 42.51″ E

208

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 55.10″ S 141° 52′ 54.79″ E

209

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 55.08″ S 141° 52′ 57.36″ E

210

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 54.91″ S 141° 53′ 22.44″ E

211

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 56.21″ S 141° 53′ 22.43″ E

212

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 28.51″ S 141° 53′ 29.08″ E

213

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 30.40″ S 141° 53′ 29.65″ E

214

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 26.11″ S 141° 53′ 59.50″ E

215

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 30.02″ S 141° 54′ 29.01″ E

216

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 15.64″ S 141° 55′ 45.09″ E

217

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 16′ 3.50″ S 141° 57′ 9.75″ E

218

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 50.16″ S 141° 57′ 46.50″ E

219

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 37.87″ S 141° 59′ 12.11″ E

220

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 30.04″ S 141° 59′ 23.72″ E

221

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 30.00″ S 141° 59′ 50.37″ E

222

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 15′ 40.67″ S 141° 59′ 50.34″ E

223

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 12.46″ S 141° 59′ 50.27″ E

224

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 22.53″ S 141° 59′ 50.27″ E

225

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 50.98″ S 141° 59′ 57.14″ E

226

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 21′ 57.35″ S 141° 59′ 58.68″ E

227

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 12.99″ S 141° 59′ 52.33″ E

228

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 14.79″ S 141° 59′ 50.26″ E

229

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 22′ 23.46″ S 141° 59′ 50.28″ E

230

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 28.55″ S 141° 59′ 50.43″ E

231

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 29.53″ S 141° 59′ 50.44″ E

232

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 23′ 30.51″ S 141° 59′ 50.44″ E

233

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 7.03″ S 141° 59′ 50.52″ E

234

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 10.75″ S 141° 59′ 50.48″ E

235

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 19.81″ S 141° 59′ 56.82″ E

236

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 29.71″ S 141° 59′ 48.28″ E

237

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 9.72″ S 141° 59′ 48.43″ E

238

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 9.12″ S 141° 59′ 50.63″ E

239

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 54.58″ S 142° 0′ 43.96″ E

240

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 54.06″ S 142° 0′ 43.27″ E

241

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 55.01″ S 142° 2′ 27.37″ E

242

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 55.02″ S 142° 2′ 28.63″ E

243

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 55.03″ S 142° 2′ 29.89″ E

244

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 22.88″ S 142° 2′ 17.43″ E

245

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 12.54″ S 142° 2′ 21.91″ E

246

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 7.14″ S 142° 2′ 20.51″ E

247

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 0.91″ S 142° 2′ 26.37″ E

248

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 50.68″ S 142° 2′ 26.49″ E

249

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 50.18″ S 142° 2′ 24.10″ E

250

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 50.12″ S 142° 2′ 16.59″ E

251

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 45.98″ S 142° 2′ 3.61″ E

252

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 45.92″ S 142° 1′ 56.00″ E

253

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 15.10″ S 142° 1′ 56.37″ E

254

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 42.57″ S 142° 1′ 56.76″ E

255

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 30.60″ S 142° 1′ 56.91″ E

256

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 31.27″ S 142° 3′ 20.50″ E

257

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 36.41″ S 142° 3′ 20.44″ E

258

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 24′ 52.35″ S 142° 3′ 37.49″ E

259

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 2.09″ S 142° 3′ 36.97″ E

260

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 25′ 49.53″ S 142° 3′ 36.41″ E

261

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 57.87″ S 142° 3′ 35.55″ E

262

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 26′ 58.69″ S 142° 4′ 51.36″ E

263

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 14.10″ S 142° 4′ 51.18″ E

264

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 18.26″ S 142° 4′ 51.14″ E

265

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 25.42″ S 142° 4′ 55.41″ E

266

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 39.61″ S 142° 4′ 50.89″ E

267

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 52.51″ S 142° 4′ 50.75″ E

268

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 56.29″ S 142° 4′ 50.70″ E

269

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 11.62″ S 142° 5′ 28.23″ E

270

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 11.76″ S 142° 5′ 47.21″ E

271

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 1.26″ S 142° 6′ 2.61″ E

272

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 8.26″ S 142° 6′ 19.43″ E

273

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 13.28″ S 142° 6′ 55.07″ E

274

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 20.32″ S 142° 7′ 19.70″ E

275

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 21.85″ S 142° 7′ 28.18″ E

276

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 24.11″ S 142° 7′ 34.71″ E

277

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 38.52″ S 142° 7′ 45.34″ E

278

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 43.70″ S 142° 7′ 51.71″ E

279

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 50.54″ S 142° 8′ 32.08″ E

280

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 44.74″ S 142° 8′ 55.34″ E

281

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 42.42″ S 142° 9′ 0.24″ E

282

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 39.97″ S 142° 9′ 2.82″ E

283

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 37.76″ S 142° 9′ 6.06″ E

284

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 44.58″ S 142° 9′ 41.59″ E

285

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 43.80″ S 142° 9′ 46.60″ E

286

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 45.11″ S 142° 10′ 20.26″ E

287

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 38.87″ S 142° 10′ 30.56″ E

288

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 38.93″ S 142° 10′ 35.10″ E

289

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 42.45″ S 142° 10′ 54.64″ E

290

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 57.69″ S 142° 11′ 16.51″ E

291

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 55.89″ S 142° 11′ 17.61″ E

292

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 54.42″ S 142° 11′ 41.35″ E

293

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 54.40″ S 142° 11′ 41.39″ E

294

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 36.32″ S 142° 11′ 43.13″ E

295

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 33.18″ S 142° 11′ 43.29″ E

296

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 19.49″ S 142° 11′ 44.34″ E

297

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 13.52″ S 142° 11′ 44.24″ E

298

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 7.79″ S 142° 11′ 43.05″ E

299

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 6.69″ S 142° 11′ 47.99″ E

300

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 4.96″ S 142° 11′ 52.69″ E

301

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 1.58″ S 142° 11′ 49.17″ E

302

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 52.31″ S 142° 11′ 45.68″ E

303

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 37.59″ S 142° 11′ 45.84″ E

304

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 37.85″ S 142° 12′ 23.80″ E

305

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 13.09″ S 142° 12′ 24.02″ E

306

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 14.69″ S 142° 12′ 33.46″ E

307

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 18.26″ S 142° 12′ 44.94″ E

308

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 21.50″ S 142° 12′ 49.95″ E

309

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 25.33″ S 142° 13′ 21.53″ E

310

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 26.19″ S 142° 13′ 25.54″ E

311

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 26.19″ S 142° 13′ 33.05″ E

312

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 26.20″ S 142° 13′ 34.24″ E

313

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 26.21″ S 142° 13′ 35.44″ E

314

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 27′ 35.54″ S 142° 13′ 49.29″ E

315

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 4.08″ S 142° 14′ 31.68″ E

316

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 28.73″ S 142° 15′ 8.33″ E

317

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 28.66″ S 142° 14′ 57.05″ E

318

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 32.92″ S 142° 14′ 44.51″ E

319

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 48.28″ S 142° 14′ 44.36″ E

320

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 28′ 49.50″ S 142° 14′ 46.75″ E

321

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 11.01″ S 142° 14′ 46.54″ E

322

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 11.17″ S 142° 15′ 12.68″ E

323

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 28.14″ S 142° 15′ 12.52″ E

324

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 28.16″ S 142° 15′ 19.42″ E

325

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 58.84″ S 142° 15′ 19.15″ E

326

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 29′ 58.88″ S 142° 15′ 26.66″ E

327

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 4.98″ S 142° 15′ 26.60″ E

328

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 9.09″ S 142° 15′ 40.77″ E

329

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 19.92″ S 142° 15′ 29.61″ E

330

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 23.36″ S 142° 15′ 28.33″ E

331

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 24.35″ S 142° 15′ 27.96″ E

332

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 25.33″ S 142° 15′ 27.59″ E

333

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 25.36″ S 142° 15′ 43.11″ E

334

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 6.75″ S 142° 15′ 42.92″ E

335

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 6.63″ S 142° 15′ 3.95″ E

336

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 40.36″ S 142° 15′ 3.80″ E

337

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 59.61″ S 142° 15′ 25.27″ E

338

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 59.77″ S 142° 16′ 17.69″ E

339

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 59.78″ S 142° 16′ 18.88″ E

340

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 59.78″ S 142° 16′ 20.08″ E

341

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 21.32″ S 142° 16′ 20.12″ E

342

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 18.11″ S 142° 16′ 24.10″ E

343

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 6.85″ S 142° 16′ 20.13″ E

344

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 58.73″ S 142° 16′ 20.16″ E

345

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 30′ 58.74″ S 142° 16′ 20.63″ E

346

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 7.24″ S 142° 16′ 39.98″ E

347

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 7.07″ S 142° 17′ 1.81″ E

348

North‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 5.57″ S 142° 17′ 2.98″ E

349

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 6.52″ S 142° 17′ 15.46″ E

350

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 2.67″ S 142° 17′ 24.85″ E

351

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 11.21″ S 142° 17′ 44.80″ E

352

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 12.79″ S 142° 17′ 58.89″ E

353

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 14.28″ S 142° 18′ 5.62″ E

354

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 12.36″ S 142° 18′ 41.39″ E

355

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 24.85″ S 142° 19′ 1.60″ E

356

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 28.21″ S 142° 19′ 9.68″ E

357

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 41.53″ S 142° 19′ 27.42″ E

358

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 46.39″ S 142° 19′ 29.32″ E

359

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 31′ 49.41″ S 142° 19′ 37.06″ E

360

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 5.30″ S 142° 19′ 44.89″ E

361

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 14.80″ S 142° 19′ 42.19″ E

362

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 22.80″ S 142° 19′ 45.60″ E

363

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 27.32″ S 142° 19′ 43.77″ E

364

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 37.74″ S 142° 19′ 39.56″ E

365

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 46.53″ S 142° 19′ 37.50″ E

366

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 32′ 47.76″ S 142° 19′ 38.03″ E

367

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 33′ 9.66″ S 142° 19′ 3.54″ E

368

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 0.50″ S 142° 18′ 58.10″ E

369

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 0.53″ S 142° 18′ 54.11″ E

370

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 29.32″ S 142° 18′ 16.14″ E

371

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 36.91″ S 142° 18′ 15.41″ E

372

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 38.23″ S 142° 18′ 15.28″ E

373

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 40.23″ S 142° 18′ 15.09″ E

374

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 46.05″ S 142° 18′ 14.54″ E

375

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 45.67″ S 142° 17′ 4.72″ E

376

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 46.32″ S 142° 17′ 4.71″ E

377

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 34′ 46.98″ S 142° 17′ 4.71″ E

378

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 35′ 27.10″ S 142° 17′ 4.38″ E

379

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 21.22″ S 142° 17′ 3.93″ E

380

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 21.87″ S 142° 17′ 3.92″ E

381

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 22.52″ S 142° 17′ 3.92″ E

382

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 22.41″ S 142° 18′ 37.66″ E

383

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 5.36″ S 142° 18′ 37.74″ E

384

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 9.25″ S 142° 18′ 37.75″ E

385

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 9.34″ S 142° 17′ 34.51″ E

386

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 9.34″ S 142° 17′ 34.11″ E

387

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 9.34″ S 142° 17′ 33.71″ E

388

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 16.04″ S 142° 17′ 33.72″ E

389

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 16.08″ S 142° 17′ 1.75″ E

390

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 29.13″ S 142° 17′ 1.77″ E

391

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 29.15″ S 142° 16′ 49.78″ E

392

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 47.13″ S 142° 16′ 49.81″ E

393

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 47.15″ S 142° 16′ 29.05″ E

394

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 30.39″ S 142° 16′ 29.03″ E

395

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 30.45″ S 142° 15′ 33.06″ E

396

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 32.46″ S 142° 15′ 33.15″ E

397

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 32.48″ S 142° 14′ 20.58″ E

398

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 55.33″ S 142° 14′ 20.60″ E

399

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 55.66″ S 142° 14′ 20.60″ E

400

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 55.98″ S 142° 14′ 20.60″ E

401

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 55.99″ S 142° 13′ 42.22″ E

402

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 7.42″ S 142° 13′ 42.22″ E

403

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 7.43″ S 142° 12′ 38.25″ E

404

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 33.53″ S 142° 12′ 38.25″ E

405

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 33.53″ S 142° 12′ 9.38″ E

406

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 42.95″ S 142° 12′ 9.29″ E

407

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 42.90″ S 142° 11′ 22.12″ E

408

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 29.58″ S 142° 11′ 22.31″ E

409

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 53.49″ S 142° 11′ 22.19″ E

410

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 53.49″ S 142° 11′ 21.41″ E

411

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 53.49″ S 142° 11′ 20.59″ E

412

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 53.65″ S 142° 10′ 6.21″ E

413

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 53.70″ S 142° 9′ 41.59″ E

414

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 53.79″ S 142° 8′ 48.35″ E

415

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 28.80″ S 142° 8′ 48.29″ E

416

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 28.79″ S 142° 8′ 46.75″ E

417

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 28.79″ S 142° 8′ 45.89″ E

418

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 28.27″ S 142° 7′ 12.74″ E

419

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 21.92″ S 142° 7′ 12.73″ E

420

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 15.82″ S 142° 7′ 10.72″ E

421

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 10.53″ S 142° 7′ 2.97″ E

422

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 7.83″ S 142° 6′ 59.01″ E

423

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 55.43″ S 142° 6′ 40.85″ E

424

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 33.71″ S 142° 6′ 36.12″ E

425

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 33.71″ S 142° 6′ 34.90″ E

426

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 33.71″ S 142° 6′ 33.68″ E

427

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 33.78″ S 142° 4′ 35.18″ E

428

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 33.78″ S 142° 4′ 34.38″ E

429

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 33.79″ S 142° 4′ 33.58″ E

430

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 17.75″ S 142° 4′ 33.65″ E

431

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 34.26″ S 142° 4′ 45.20″ E

432

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 36.32″ S 142° 4′ 43.06″ E

433

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 40.35″ S 142° 4′ 42.17″ E

434

South‑easterly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 17.29″ S 142° 5′ 8.02″ E

435

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 27.38″ S 142° 5′ 7.97″ E

436

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 28.80″ S 142° 5′ 0.86″ E

437

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 28.06″ S 142° 4′ 54.37″ E

438

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 35.93″ S 142° 4′ 14.95″ E

439

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 53.33″ S 142° 3′ 42.34″ E

440

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 55.21″ S 142° 3′ 38.80″ E

441

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 15.03″ S 142° 3′ 31.80″ E

442

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 16.27″ S 142° 3′ 20.81″ E

443

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 14.65″ S 142° 3′ 14.30″ E

444

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 18.20″ S 142° 2′ 58.19″ E

445

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 18.21″ S 142° 2′ 58.17″ E

446

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 18.21″ S 142° 2′ 58.13″ E

447

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 18.34″ S 142° 2′ 31.66″ E

448

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 33.39″ S 142° 2′ 31.60″ E

449

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 16.04″ S 142° 2′ 31.71″ E

450

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 35.32″ S 142° 2′ 31.92″ E

451

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 33.93″ S 142° 2′ 39.90″ E

452

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 33.74″ S 142° 2′ 39.71″ E

453

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 33.82″ S 142° 1′ 42.32″ E

454

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 28.26″ S 142° 1′ 30.47″ E

455

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 28.27″ S 142° 1′ 21.20″ E

456

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 36′ 32.60″ S 142° 1′ 15.33″ E

457

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 1.20″ S 142° 1′ 15.18″ E

458

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 40.01″ S 142° 1′ 14.94″ E

459

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 40.49″ S 142° 1′ 14.41″ E

460

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 40.97″ S 142° 1′ 13.88″ E

461

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 57.77″ S 142° 0′ 53.67″ E

462

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 37′ 58.81″ S 142° 0′ 52.48″ E

463

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 0.07″ S 142° 0′ 50.94″ E

464

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 6.06″ S 142° 0′ 51.04″ E

465

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 7.49″ S 142° 0′ 49.20″ E

466

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 2.88″ S 142° 0′ 42.55″ E

467

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 1.93″ S 142° 0′ 37.35″ E

468

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 9.75″ S 142° 0′ 38.02″ E

469

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 15.68″ S 142° 0′ 35.18″ E

470

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 17.86″ S 142° 0′ 28.58″ E

471

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 19.54″ S 142° 0′ 21.74″ E

472

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 32.15″ S 142° 0′ 26.01″ E

473

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 35.65″ S 142° 0′ 24.41″ E

474

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 36.61″ S 142° 0′ 5.88″ E

475

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 42.00″ S 141° 59′ 50.31″ E

476

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 41.99″ S 141° 59′ 41.75″ E

477

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 14.01″ S 141° 59′ 41.82″ E

478

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 14.00″ S 141° 59′ 50.06″ E

479

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 13.98″ S 142° 0′ 11.19″ E

480

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 50.47″ S 142° 0′ 10.74″ E

481

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 38′ 50.53″ S 142° 0′ 51.77″ E

482

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 16.61″ S 142° 0′ 51.74″ E

483

Easterly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 16.61″ S 142° 0′ 59.68″ E

484

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 17.59″ S 142° 0′ 59.68″ E

485

South along that meridian to its intersection with the parallel of latitude 35° 39′ 18.56″ S

486

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 49.03″ S 142° 0′ 59.71″ E

487

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 39′ 49.12″ S 141° 59′ 50.12″ E

488

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 21.54″ S 141° 59′ 50.19″ E

489

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 21.22″ S 141° 58′ 50.63″ E

490

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 29.96″ S 141° 58′ 25.14″ E

491

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 29.98″ S 141° 58′ 25.09″ E

492

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 30.06″ S 141° 57′ 33.03″ E

493

Northerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 0.07″ S 141° 57′ 32.71″ E

494

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 0.24″ S 141° 56′ 52.41″ E

495

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 30.36″ S 141° 56′ 52.35″ E

496

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 40′ 30.33″ S 141° 56′ 20.26″ E

497

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 22.68″ S 141° 56′ 20.32″ E

498

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 30.71″ S 141° 56′ 20.33″ E

499

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 32.60″ S 141° 56′ 19.58″ E

500

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 33.89″ S 141° 56′ 17.16″ E

501

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 33.15″ S 141° 56′ 14.53″ E

502

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 32.72″ S 141° 56′ 12.70″ E

503

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 32.81″ S 141° 56′ 11.01″ E

504

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 34.30″ S 141° 56′ 8.89″ E

505

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 35.97″ S 141° 56′ 5.97″ E

506

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 36.31″ S 141° 56′ 1.64″ E

507

North‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 35.65″ S 141° 56′ 0.61″ E

508

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 34.67″ S 141° 55′ 57.22″ E

509

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 35.77″ S 141° 55′ 53.30″ E

510

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 36.54″ S 141° 55′ 51.91″ E

511

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 40.26″ S 141° 55′ 47.15″ E

512

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 41′ 40.34″ S 141° 55′ 37.06″ E

513

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 44′ 10.01″ S 141° 55′ 37.13″ E

514

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 44′ 38.02″ S 141° 55′ 37.14″ E

515

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 44′ 55.47″ S 141° 55′ 37.11″ E

516

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 45′ 48.68″ S 141° 55′ 37.02″ E

517

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 45′ 56.94″ S 141° 55′ 13.48″ E

518

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 3.73″ S 141° 54′ 57.60″ E

519

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 3.74″ S 141° 54′ 56.37″ E

520

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 3.74″ S 141° 54′ 55.57″ E

521

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 4.63″ S 141° 54′ 55.58″ E

522

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 10.34″ S 141° 54′ 55.62″ E

523

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 10.49″ S 141° 54′ 30.73″ E

524

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 10.50″ S 141° 54′ 29.72″ E

525

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 11.18″ S 141° 54′ 29.72″ E

526

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 11.28″ S 141° 54′ 17.50″ E

527

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 28.56″ S 141° 54′ 17.69″ E

528

West along that parallel to its intersection with the meridian of longitude 141° 54′ 17.69″ E

529

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 28.61″ S 141° 53′ 58.13″ E

530

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 28.61″ S 141° 53′ 57.33″ E

531

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 32.86″ S 141° 53′ 57.33″ E

532

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 33.15″ S 141° 53′ 26.22″ E

533

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 44.44″ S 141° 52′ 56.64″ E

534

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 46.44″ S 141° 52′ 27.90″ E

535

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 53.69″ S 141° 52′ 22.81″ E

536

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 46′ 55.83″ S 141° 52′ 14.35″ E

537

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 2.48″ S 141° 52′ 14.27″ E

538

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 2.44″ S 141° 51′ 33.09″ E

539

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 2.78″ S 141° 51′ 33.09″ E

540

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 3.10″ S 141° 51′ 33.09″ E

541

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 3.43″ S 141° 51′ 33.09″ E

542

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 11.36″ S 141° 51′ 16.81″ E

543

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 18.62″ S 141° 51′ 0.28″ E

544

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 20.05″ S 141° 50′ 55.96″ E

545

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 20.35″ S 141° 50′ 53.56″ E

546

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 20.64″ S 141° 50′ 53.56″ E

547

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 28.10″ S 141° 50′ 28.34″ E

548

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 34.40″ S 141° 50′ 18.72″ E

549

South‑westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 38.17″ S 141° 50′ 14.51″ E

550

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 40.80″ S 141° 50′ 14.51″ E

551

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 40.81″ S 141° 49′ 48.09″ E

552

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 48.66″ S 141° 49′ 48.08″ E

553

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 48.67″ S 141° 49′ 35.73″ E

554

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 54.14″ S 141° 49′ 35.77″ E

555

Westerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 54.08″ S 141° 49′ 19.63″ E

556

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 47′ 54.73″ S 141° 49′ 19.63″ E

557

Southerly along the geodesic to 35° 48′ 1.91″ S 141° 49′ 19.62″ E

558

Westerly along the geo