Operations Working Group

The Operations Working Group (OWG) provides planning support.

The OWG comprises ‘state leads’ with expertise in water infrastructure, natural resources, agriculture, biosecurity, tourism, health and transport, plus relevant NCCP researchers.

The group’s main role is to contribute to the development of detailed strategies for a potential release of the carp virus and subsequent clean-up.

The group includes members from the following organisations:

Commonwealth Environmental Water Office
Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Department of Agriculture and Water Resources
Victorian Fisheries Authority
NSW Department of Primary Industries
Department of Primary Industries and Regions, South Australia
Freshwater Pest Fish, Biosecurity Queensland
ACT Government
Murray Darling Basin Authority
Elizabeth Macarthur Agriculture Institute