7 News Sydney Menindee: "It's not drought, unfortunately it is man-made. And I think someone needs to stand up and take accountability for what's happened. We've spoken to a lot of locals already today, and we've seen them crying" - Tolarno Station farmer Kate McBride.
"The Menindee lakes is like a nursery for these fish...they stock the Murray (River) as well."
Tonight on 7 News at 6pm, the NSW Minister for Regional Water Niall Blair MLC speaks to us after his tour of the Darling River.