Bicheno Recycled Water Scheme


Estimated Cost:

Estimated cost
$17.1 million

The project will construct a distribution network for recycled water, including pipelines, pump stations and a 100ML storage dam for primary producers in the Bicheno region.

The project will increase the availability of reliable recycled water and initially provide an additional 64ML per year of water. The project is expected to support economic growth by increasing productivity, farm value and employment opportunities in the community.

Who's involved

The $17.1 million project is funded by the Australian Government ($5 million) and other partners ($12.1 million).

Australian Government Funding source

Australian Government funding is provided through the National Water Grid Fund.

Project status

The project is currently in the planning stage.