Nyngan to Cobar Pipeline


Estimated Cost:

Nyngan to Cobar pipeline
Estimated cost

The project would aim to upgrade existing pipeline and pumping infrastructure to ensure continued water security and reliability for the Cobar region.

The upgraded pipeline aims to improve water security and reliability and support mining operations within the region.

The detailed business case will include:

  • preliminary geotechnical investigations;
  • detailed concept design;
  • environmental and heritage assessments;
  • community/stakeholder engagement; and
  • procurement strategy and cost estimates.
Who's involved

The detailed business case is jointly funded by the Australian Government ($1 million) and the New South Wales Government ($1.2 million).

Australian Government Funding source

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

Project status

The project is underway, with the business case expected to be completed in late 2022.