Legislative Council: Thursday, February 09, 2023


Riverland Crops

The Hon. J.S. LEE (Deputy Leader of the Opposition) (14:21): Supplementary: when the minister consults with the communities have any compensation issues been raised?

The Hon. C.M. SCRIVEN (Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development, Minister for Forest Industries) (14:21): The government is continuing to consult with communities along the flood affected areas and we are discussing many issues in regard to the impacts of the floods and the need for recovery. There has been a lot of engagement, of course, with local communities and with local councils as well, and those communications and those engagements are continuing.