Hells Gate Dam not farm subsidy or trade agreement breach: federal government

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
May 11 2022 - 11:00pm
Gifting $5.4b dam not a farm subsidy or breach of trade deals: govt

THE federal government has dismissed suggestions gifting a $5.4-billion dam to the Queensland government could be in breach of Australia's international trade agreements, which restrict government subsidies to farmers.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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