DEG and WAMS provide updates on progress we have made regarding improving the quality of Walgett's drinking water, and our work towards improving Walgett's future food security.
Dharriwaa Elders Group has established a fundraising appeal so that we can order food and groceries including drinking water and distribute them to
Dharriwaa Elders Group is gravely concerned about the management of ground and surface waters in the Walgett region and so made a submission 31 March 2019,
Check out the latest developments in the partnership between DEG and UNSW at http://www.dharriwaaeldersgroup.org.au/index.php/yuwayangarrali
DEG is alarmed about the impacts on Walgett's wellbeing from the mismanagement of water in the Murray Darling Basin.
DEG gathered Elders the day before, to prepare for giving evidence at the 17/2/16 Walgett hearing of the NSW Legislative Committee's Inquiry into Reparations for the Stolen Generations of NSW.
Hearing procedures were explained, and witnesses self-nominated.
The aim of the session was to assist witnesses to prepare - to understand the role of the Committee, to feel confident to speak about their family's experience, and to give positive suggestions for how the NSW Government could make reparations.