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Learn about water

Learn the fundamentals about water, our key work and what the department is responsible for.

Gwydir Wetlands with a jetty in the foreground
View of Lake - Image credit: Jason King

A series of introductory guides about the work of the Water Group.

Port Hacking at sunset - Image credit: John Spencer

Learn about NSW's basins and catchments.

Flowing water at Never Never River.

A range of water education resources for use with children, students and the community.