A farmer with a dog visits a dried up freshwater dam. Photo: Bloomberg

As ‘big dry’ continues, Australia launches billion-dollar fund to protect the country against drought

  • Prime Minister Scott Morrison said a new fund with a kitty of A$3.9 billion would be established to pay for drought resilience and water projects
  • The drought, coupled with damaging frost in some areas, will contribute to the smallest winter grain crop in 10 years
Topic |   Australia

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A farmer with a dog visits a dried up freshwater dam. Photo: Bloomberg
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