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Project overview*

EIS status 'Coordinated project' declaration cancelled by Coordinator-General
Description A dam with a total storage of 161,000 megalitres and an annual yield of 70,000 ML; and associated infrastructure (Stage 1).
Proponent Queensland Water Infrastructure Pty Ltd
Location/s Mary River, approximately 27 km upstream of Gympie.
Local government/s Gympie Regional Council
Key features
  • dam
  • relocation of infrastructure, including roads and powerlines
  • access roads to dam
  • relocation of private infrastructure required to support continued use of land not affected by project.

* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.

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Australian Government refusal

Commonwealth Minister for the Environment's refusal of 'controlled action'.