Southern Forests Irrigation Scheme Business Case


Estimated Cost:

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Estimated cost
$1.0 million

The project will complete the business case and finalise approvals for the Southern Forest Irrigation Scheme.

The project aims to complete preparatory works for a dam and distribution network to increased water security to underpin expansion of irrigated horticulture in the Manjimup region.

Who's involved

The $1.0 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 project is currently in the planning stage with the detailed business base expected to be complete in mid 2022.