Current Water Ownership

Last updated: 18 October 2017

Please note that the information published in these tables will vary from the information published on the Victorian Water Register website as it includes:

  • Preliminary environmental water holder use and return flow volumes
  • Volumes of operational use by Goulburn-Murray Water private water share holders

Goulburn System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 542 GL 124 GL 58 GL
New allocations 660 GL 346 GL 70 GL
Trade in 214 GL 190 GL 10 GL
Returned from spillable accounts 29 GL 0 GL 7 GL
Out / Debit      
Transferred into spillable accounts 29 GL 0 GL 7 GL
Trade out 212 GL 194 GL 38 GL
Used 115 GL 225 GL 1 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 1089 GL 240 GL 99 GL
Volume remaining in spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Volume spilled from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL

This shows all water available to use or trade in allocation accounts recorded in the Victorian Water Register. It does not include other water in the system like minimum flows.


Some water is also reserved in the Goulburn system to cover the 30 GL water quality reserve, for savings to be allocated from modernisation, and for supplies to lower Broken Creek irrigators.

Murray System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 321 GL 185 GL 28 GL
New allocations 900 GL 419 GL 75 GL
Trade in 193 GL 72 GL 4 GL
Returned from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Return flows* 0 GL 255 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Transferred into spillabile accounts 99 GL 126 GL 8 GL
Trade out* 202 GL 257 GL 11 GL
Used 189 GL 78 GL 5 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 925 GL 470 GL 83 GL
Volume remaining in spillable accounts 60 GL 76 GL 5 GL
Volume spilled from spillable accounts 39 GL 50 GL 3 GL

This shows all water available to use or trade in allocation accounts recorded in the Victorian Water Register. It does not include other water in the system like minimum flows.

* Return flows and trade is used as a mechanism to account for environmental water deliveries from the Murray, Goulburn and other tributaries to South Australia. Due to long travel times to South Australia there can be delays in the traded volumes corresponding to return flows and used volumes.


Campaspe System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 8.7 GL 9.8 GL 6.4 GL
New allocations 16.2 GL 29.8 GL 6.5 GL
Trade in 1.2 GL 0 GL 2.8 GL
Returned from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Transferred into spillable accounts 5.6 GL 4.6 GL 0.3 GL
Trade out 1.8 GL 0 GL 5.60 GL
Used 0.4 GL 6.4 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 18.3 GL 28.6 GL 9.9 GL
Volume remaining in spillable accounts 5.6 GL 4.6 GL 0.3 GL
Volume spilled from spillable accounts 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL

 


Loddon System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 5.4 GL 2.70 GL 1.2 GL
New allocations 13.5 GL 6.0 GL 1.0 GL
Trade in 0.9 GL 4.20 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Trade out 1.0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 1.2 GL 5.3 GL 0.0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 17.7 GL 7.6 GL 2.2 GL

 


Broken System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 6.9 GL 0.1 GL 0.2 GL
New allocations 8.7 GL 0.2 GL 0.2 GL
Trade in 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Trade out 1.7 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 0.6 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 13.38 GL 13.4 GL 0.3 GL

 


Bullarook System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 0.35 GL 0.10 GL 0.24 GL
New allocations 0.79 GL 0 GL 0.26 GL
Trade in 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Trade out 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 1.14 GL 0.10 GL 0.50 GL

 


Ovens System Current Water Ownership

  Owner Type
Private Environment Water Corporations
In / Credit      
Carryover 0 GL 0 GL 0 GL
New allocations 26.60 GL 0.1 GL 8.0 GL
Trade in 0.1 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Out / Debit      
Trade out 0.1 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Used 0.1 GL 0 GL 0 GL
Currently available in allocation accounts 26.5 GL 0.1 GL 8.0 GL