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Cash splash: Warrnambool rivers get $1 million funding boost

Ben Silvester
Updated February 15 2022 - 5:23pm, first published 3:30pm
Vital boost: Warrnambool City Council CEO Peter Schneider with Glenelg Hopkins CMA CEO Adam Bester and parliamentary secretary for water Harriet Shing, who announced $1.02 million for local rivers. Picture: Anthony Brady.
Vital boost: Warrnambool City Council CEO Peter Schneider with Glenelg Hopkins CMA CEO Adam Bester and parliamentary secretary for water Harriet Shing, who announced $1.02 million for local rivers. Picture: Anthony Brady.

The Merri and Hopkins rivers will receive long-overdue rehabilitation works with the Victorian government announcing a $1.02 million investment in the local waterways on Tuesday.

Ben Silvester

Ben Silvester

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