Adelaide River Off-Stream Water Storage (AROWS)
A Detailed Business Case, including assessing the market demand and infrastructure requirements, for proposed water storage options in the Darwin region has been completed.
This involved assessing the potential for AROWS and other storage options to provide secure, reliable and cost-effective water to meet future water demand.
The Australian Government has made a commitment to the construction of the Darwin Region Water Supply Infrastructure Program – Stage 1 project.
The $2 million project was fully funded by the Australian Government.
Australian Government funding was provided through the National Water Grid Fund.
The detailed business case was completed in November 2021.