VIC is it an offence for unauthorised people to make rain clouds

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-"Under the Rain-making Control Act 1967 (Vic) – it is an offence for unauthorised people to make rain clouds"
why was/is this a law ?
 

Ellewoods_1983

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I'd take that unless you have the authority to do so, you cannot just perform cloud seeding. I'd assume that this is a law otherwise, anyone can just perform cloud seeding.
 

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There's a word for amateurs, back yarders, cowboys, and the tin foil hat brigade
dumping unregulated, potentially large and harmful, amounts of chemicals into the atmosphere.

"Pollution".