Water wait pays off for South East Farmers

The south east irrigation scheme is now all systems go.

In a show of bipartisan support for the scheme Federal Liberal member for Lyons Eric Hutchison, State Minister for Primary Industries and Water Bryan Green, State Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business and Cost of Living Rebecca White and the Sorell Mayor Kerry Vincent have all voiced their support for the project that will see over 11,000 hectares of land receive a regular and reliable supply of water.

The scheme according to the Federal Member for Lyons will see 6000 megalitres water delivered to Brighton, Tea Tree, Campania, Orielton, Sorell and Forcett.

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