Our Region

Regional Overview

The South West NRM Ltd region covers an area of over 187,000 square kilometres and is home to approximately 10,000 people.

The region covers four catchments, the Bulloo, Warrego, Paroo and Nebine-Mungallala-Wallam. The Warrego, Paroo and Nebine-Mungallala-Wallam catchments are part of the Murray Darling Basin, while the Bulloo River is an internally draining river system.

The four main shires located in the South West NRM Ltd region are Murweh, Bulloo, Paroo and Quilpie. Parts of Balonne, Roma Regional and Blackall Tambo Regional Shires are also located inside the boundaries of the South West NRM Ltd region.

Regional Map

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Regional Map