Connors River Dam and Pipelines
|Description||A 373,662-megalitre dam, water from which will be transported via a 133 km pipeline to Moranbah and will primarily service coal mines (and associated communities) in Central Queensland's coal basins.|
|Proponent||SunWater Ltd (a government-owned corporation)|
|Local government/s||Isaac Regional Council|
*Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|3 July 2021||Coordinator-General’s report on EIS lapsed|
|28 June 2019||The Coordinator-General stated a new lapse date for the Coordinator-General’s EIS evaluation report from 3 July 2019 to 2 July 2021.|
|30 June 2017||The Coordinator-General stated a new lapse date for the Coordinator-General’s EIS evaluation report from 3 July 2017 to 3 July 2019.|
|16 December 2015||The Coordinator-General stated a new lapse date for the Coordinator-General’s EIS evaluation report from 20 January 2016 to 3 July 2017.|
|19 April 2012||Commonwealth Minister for the Environment's approval of 'controlled action', subject to conditions.|
|20 January 2012||Coordinator-General's report on EIS released.
|14 March 2011|
|6 February 2010 to|
22 March 2010
|Public consultation on EIS.|
|16 July 2009||Terms of reference for EIS ( 319 KB) released.|
|31 January 2009 to|
9 March 2009
|Public consultation on draft terms of reference for EIS.|
|25 September 2008||Project deemed a controlled action by Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|28 August 2008||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|7 March 2008||Gazettal of 'significant project' declaration ( 182 KB)|
|20 February 2008||Application, including initial advice statement ( 534 KB), submitted.|
Read more about the EIS process.
Australian Government approval
Commonwealth Minister for the Environment's approval of controlled action, subject to conditions.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2021