Feasibility study for Ord Stage 3 begins despite dwindling support

Written on the 23 March 2017

Feasibility study for Ord Stage 3 begins despite dwindling support A $5 million Commonwealth-funded study into the feasibility of expanding Western Australia's Ord Irrigation Scheme into the Northern Territory will ramp up in the coming months.

The NT's Department of Environment and Natural Resources (NTDENR) is getting ready to send teams into Ord Stage 3 to test soils and water.

While in WA, work is expected to begin soon on testing the feasibility of raising the height of Lake Argyle's spillway and distribution of water towards the NT.

Read more...

Source: ABC Rural


Upcoming Events

SOLD OUT - Allure South Sea Pearls BAH

Start Time: 5:00pm
Date: Thursday 24th May 2018

Latest news

Projects, Jobs in pipeline

Sheffield Resources' Thunderbird mineral sands project would be at a site on the Dampier Peninsula, between Derby and Broome Several multimillion-dollar projects lining up in the Kimberley are set to generate hundreds of new jobs and bolster flat economies in Broome and Derby. The pipeline of prosperity is almost ready to flo...

Read More ...

Articles via RSS rss

Sign Up for the latest news & events

 

Support your local youth at the 2018 West Kimberley Careers Week & Expo 7-11 May 2018

Members

We are located at:

6 Napier Tce
(behind the Westpac bank)
Broome
WA 6725

Chamber office hours

Monday: 10am - 3pm
Tuesday: 10am - 2pm
Wednesday: 10am - 3pm
Thursday: 10am - 2pm
Friday: 10am - 2pm

Please ring for an appointment

Phone

(08) 9193 5553

After Hours

0410 967 509