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Trading outcomes

Goulburn regulated allocation sale – November 2015

The Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder has completed 44 trades, resulting in the sale of 22,864 megalitres (ML) of Commonwealth environmental water in the southern Murray Darling Basin for a return of $6,457,669 for the Murray Darling environment. The last trade was registered on 18 November 2015.

The parcel volume ranged from 30 ML – 5111 ML, with a median trade volume of 200 ML and a volume weighted average bid price of $282/ML. Information on price and volume traded as part of this sale is provided in the link below. A summary of market activity is also provided.

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Peel regulated allocation sale – March 2014

The Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder has completed 7 trades, resulting in the sale of 340 megalitres (ML) of Commonwealth environmental water in the Peel for a return of $32,580 for the Murray Darling environment.

State Water approved the last trade on 10 April 2014. The parcel volume ranged from 20 ML – 150 ML, with a median volume of 30 ML and a volume weighted average bid price of $95.82/ML. Information on price and volume traded as part of this sale is provided in the link below. A summary of market activity from 1 September 2013 through to 10 April 2014 is also provided.

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Gwydir regulated allocation sale - January 2014

The Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder has completed 16 trades, resulting in the sale of 10 gigalitres of Commonwealth environmental water in the Gwydir for a return of $3.217 million for the Murray Darling environment.

State Water approved the last trade on 4 February 2014. The parcel volume ranged from 250 ML – 1,500 ML, with a median volume of 500 ML and a volume weighted average bid price of $321.74/ML. Information on price and volume traded as part of this sale is provided in the link below. A summary of market activity from 1 September 2009 through 5 February 2014 is also provided.

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