Hells Gates Dam (including Big Rocks Weir)


Estimated Cost:

Estimated cost
$24 million

The project will complete the detailed business case, including detailed geotechnical and cultural heritage assessments, environmental impact report and engineering analysis for the proposed Hells Gates Dam.

Further information available on the North Queensland Water Infrastructure Authority projects page.   
The Australian Government has made a commitment to the construction of the Big Rocks Weir project.

Who's involved

The $24 million project is  funded by the Australian Government.

Australian Government Funding source

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

Project status

The Detailed Business Case is expected to be complete by mid-2022.