Mole River Dam


Estimated Cost:

Estimated cost
$24 million

The project investigated the potential to construct a new dam to secure more water during times of flood. This means that in drier times more water can be made available to communities, agriculture, and the environment.

Who's involved

The $24 million project is jointly funded by the Australian Government ($12 million) and the New South Wales Government ($12 million).

Australian Government Funding source

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

Project status

A strategic business case was completed in October 2022.