No blood testing likely for a year

Chris McLennan
By Chris McLennan
Updated May 8 2017 - 11:52pm, first published May 5 2017 - 4:54am
CONTAMINATION BRIEFING: Defence and health chiefs last month briefed community leaders on the contamination of Katherine's drinking water and in bores surrounding the RAAF Base.

THERE will likely be no blood testing offered to Katherine residents until the latest chemical contamination study is complete in a year’s time.


Chris McLennan

Chris McLennan

National Rural Property Writer

ACM national rural property writer based in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. Career journalist. Multi award winner.