Concerns over progress, transparency, on water recovery.
Three months into his new role, federal Water Minister Keith Pitt has refused to rule in or out splitting the Murray Darling Basin Authority or say when the Sefton report will be released.
There will be just under 20 gigalitres to trade from upstream to downstream of the Barmah Choke when the new water year kicks in.
Rain and increased availability of water has had a positive impact on seasonnal determination outlooks for northern Victoria.
The Victorian Farmers Federation is warning against potential changes to water market rules that would expose commercially sensitive information to water speculators and personal details that put farmers' security at risk.
Water licences could be used by international organisation to launder money under the nation's current foreign investment laws.