News

  • 20 October 2021

    The Australian and Queensland governments have released $6 million in funding to pave the way for critical pre-construction activities for the long-awaited Big Rocks Weir.

    The funding, provided on a 50:50 split, will flow to Charters Towers Regional Council in North Queensland.

  • 12 October 2021

    The Australian Government is investing $6.9 million through the National Water Grid Fund towards detailed business cases for two new water infrastructure projects in northern Queensland.

  • 01 October 2021

    The Australian and Victorian governments are jointly funding two business cases worth $1.6 million that will deliver detailed planning work to identify the right projects for future investment to expand the National Water Grid.

  • 22 September 2021

    The Australian Government, through the National Water Grid Fund, is funding preliminary business cases for two water infrastructure projects in Central Queensland.

  • 18 September 2021

    The Australian Government is providing $1.8 million through the National Water Grid Fund to investigate the future construction of new water infrastructure projects in Eden Valley and Clare Valley, South Australia.

  • 14 September 2021

    The $367.2 million Rookwood Weir project has reached another significant milestone, with the first concrete pour on Friday 10 September.

  • 11 August 2021

    The Australian Government is providing $108 million to deliver 40 projects across the country through the National Water Grid Connections funding pathway.

  • 30 July 2021

    The Australian Government has committed a further $12.65 million towards the Urannah Dam business case and approvals project, bringing the total committed funding to $22.65 million.

  • 20 July 2021

    The Australian and Victorian Governments have announced the completion of the Mitiamo and District Water Supply Project.

  • 12 May 2021

    The Australian Government is investing up to a further $258 million, including up to $160 million through the National Water Grid Connections pathway, from the $3.5 billion National Water Grid Fund to help secure Australia’s water future.