Macquarie-Castlereagh Regional Water Strategy

The draft Macquarie-Castlereagh Regional Water Strategy was on public exhibition from 25 September – 13 December 2021. A comprehensive engagement and consultation program accompanied the release of the draft strategy. This included:

  • face-to-face meetings
  • online webinars
  • formal submissions.


We are sharing collected community and stakeholder submissions for the region along with cultural and general submissions.


The What we heard report summarises the key issues we heard during the public consultation. It highlights how your feedback has informed the next steps in developing the Macquarie-Castlereagh Regional Water Strategy.

Macquarie-Castlereagh Region Draft Regional Water Strategy: What we heard report

Download the what we heard report

The what we heard summary (PDF, 248.72 KB) fact sheet provides a snapshot of key issues.

For more information about the draft strategy and public consultation visit the draft Macquarie-Castlereagh Regional Water Strategy.