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The Lake Eyre Basin Intergovernmental Agreement review is currently underway. This review will look at the operation of the Agreement, how the operation of the Agreement can be imp​roved and the extent to which the Agreement’s objectives were achieved since the last review in 2007. 

Further information on the ​Second Review of the Agreement 2018​​.​

  • 26 Mar 2018
    Lake Eyre Basin Intergovernmental Agreement
    The Agreement requires that a review of all policies and strategies be undertaken every 10 years. A public consultation document and focus questions have been developed to assist stakeholders in providing feedback.
  • 24 Aug 2016
    State of the Basin 2016
    In 2016 the condition of watercourses and catchments in the Lake Eyre Basin will be assessed. The assessment will report on the current status of the hydrology, fish, water quality and waterbirds of the Basin and on the current and emerging threats
  • 24 Aug 2016
    Publications
    The Lake Eyre Basin Community Advisory Committee and Scientific Advisory Panel held a joint meeting in Adelaide in February 2016. The Meeting Summary from the meeting is now available.
  • 4 Mar 2016
    Lake Eyre Basin 2014-2015 Ministers' Report to the Community
    Under the Lake Eyre Basin (LEB) Intergovernmental Agreement, the Australian, Queensland, South Australian and Northern Territory government are working together to protect and manage the Lake Eyre Basin’s water and related natural resources.
  • 4 Mar 2016
    Lake Eyre Basin Rivers Assessment (LEBRA) 2013/14 Monitoring Report
    The Lake Eyre Basin Rivers Assessment programme monitors the condition of the waterways and catchments within the Lake Eyre Basin. Each year a Monitoring report is produced.  The Monitoring Report of 2014 covers work performed in the Spring.
  • 17 Oct 2014
    Lake Eyre Basin Ministerial Forum communique twelfth meeting - Draft Joint Communique
    Members of the Lake Eyre Basin (LEB) Ministerial Forum have agreed that a key focus for governments over the coming two years will be to review and reset the underlying policies which govern the cross border management of the Lake Eyre Basin.
  • 15 Sep 2014
    Lake Eyre Basin Aboriginal Forum 2015
    Save the Date: The Lake Eyre Basin Aboriginal Forum will be held near Mount Isa in Queensland on 15-17 September 2015. More information will be available on the event in early 2015.
  • 21 Feb 2014
    2013 Ministers' report to the Community released
    Under the Lake Eyre Basin (LEB) Intergovernmental Agreement, the Australian, Queensland, South Australian and Northern Territory governments are working together to protect and manage the Lake Eyre Basin's water and related natural resources
  • 19 Feb 2014
    6th Lake Eyre Basin Biennial Conference Proceedings report
    Conference proceedings and speaker presentations, for the 6th Lake Eyre Basin Biennial Conference, are now available. For more information see the Conference reports
  • 18 Feb 2014
    LEB People and Passion
    Known for its timeless, harsh beauty and the pulses of life that follow uncertain rains, the arid landscapes of the Basin are home to distinctive plants and animals. As equally distinctive are the characters who inhabit the deserts, channel.
  • 5 Jan 2012
    Ministers approve action to protect the future of the Lake Eyre Basin Reports and plans
    Ministers approve action to protect the future of the Lake Eyre Basin Reports and plans launched by the LEB Ministerial Forum on 21 May 2009.