Water Account, Australia, 2000-01 (cat. no. 4610.0) was released recently. It is one of a series of physical environmental accounts that are being developed and is focused on the physical characteristics of Australia's water resources. Data are compiled on a national and state level where possible. Detailed statistics on the volume of surface and ground water assets, the supply and use of water by various industries and sectors, water re-use and discharge data are presented. Monetary data linked to the use of water resources are supplied. A compilation of water supply and use sustainability indicators is also presented. For more information contact Michael Vardon on (02) 6252 7348, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.