Dungowan dam to get a grilling with new parliamentary inquiry set investigate the merits of massive half-a-billion upgrade

Andrew Messenger
By Andrew Messenger
Updated August 10 2020 - 10:50pm, first published 9:00pm
DAM PLAN: New England MP Barnaby Joyce, Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack, Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Deputy Premier John Barilaro announce the half-a-billion-dollar new Dungowan Dam in October last year. Photo: Jacob McArthur

A new inquiry into the case for and the politics behind the $500 million new Dungowan Dam isn't an "anti-dams inquiry" according to the Greens chairperson of the committee.

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Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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