This article from the November 2004 issue of the CSIRO magazine Solve addresses the issues surrounding that Australia is short of water and the situation is getting worse.
Thirst for knowledge spawns water solutions
Australia is short of water and the situation is getting worse. This two-page article from SOLVE magazine outlines how the Water for a Healthy Country Flagship is developing long-term solutions for Australia's water problems.
Using groundwater in metropolitan Perth
This 75-page report assesses the potential for increasing use of groundwater across metropolitan Perth, taking into account the cost, accessibility and impact on the environment.
CSIRO is undertaking a comprehensive scientific assessment of current and future water availability in all major water systems across Australia to allow a consistent framework for future water policy decisions.
River Murray floodplain inundation model
Details of the support available for decision-making among the managers of one of Australia’s most important water resources are provided in this fact sheet. (2 pages)
House Water Expert software
Download House Water Expert, a free interactive software package that enables you to accurately record your water use and assess ways to reduce water wastage.
Managed aquifer recharge: frequently asked questions
The Water for a Healthy Country Flagship and CSIRO Land and Water show in this two-page information sheet shows how the managed aquifer recharge process is reusing water in the Perth region of Western Australia.