Opinion

Peter Mailler says Australia is in need of a better drought policy

By Peter Mailler
June 23 2023 - 12:00pm
"I would argue we need a broader extreme weather policy, but a drought policy would be a good start," Peter Mailler says. Picture by Peter Hardin
"I would argue we need a broader extreme weather policy, but a drought policy would be a good start," Peter Mailler says. Picture by Peter Hardin

The hot talk this week is about El Nino forming in the Pacific Ocean. The Australian forecasters are a little more circumspect than the US team, but it is hardly new news that 2023 won't look like 2022.

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