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Urannah Dam

Feb 04, 2021
Early works on horizon as  Urannah plan advances

Early works on horizon as Urannah plan advances

A raft of civil works such as bridge and road upgrades is due to kick off within months as Bowen River Utilities progresses its $2.9 billion Urannah project. BRU communications manager Karly Abbott said there was a range of work that must be completed in and around the site to deliver the ‘nation-building’ project. Enabling… ...

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Jun 10, 2020
Move helps pave way for Urannah Dam works

Move helps pave way for Urannah Dam works

The $2.9 billion Urannah Dam project has jumped an administrative hurdle, with agreement reached between the State and Federal Governments on construction milestones. Federal Member for Dawson George Christensen said minor amendments to the bilateral agreement on water to speed up processes and release funds had been signed off by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister… ...

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May 07, 2020
Special project status for $2.9b CQ dam proposal

Special project status for $2.9b CQ dam proposal

The proposed $2.9 billion Urannah Dam in Central Queensland has been declared a coordinated project, with the potential to create up to 1200 jobs during construction. The State Government said the project would now go through an impact assessment process to determine any significant environmental, social, cultural and economic impacts it may have on the… ...

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Dec 13, 2019
State clears business case funds for Urannah Dam

State clears business case funds for Urannah Dam

The State Government has given the green light for the next stage of the Urannah Dam proposal, releasing a $10 million allocation. The 1.6 million megalitre dam proposal will now undergo a detailed business case and environmental impact statement. Natural Resources Minister Dr Anthony Lynham said the $10 million in National Water Infrastructure Development Funds… ...

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Nov 26, 2019
Funds flow to get dam proposal ‘shovel ready’

Funds flow to get dam proposal ‘shovel ready’

Federal funding of $10 million promised during the last election for the Urannah Dam project has now been signed off. The funding is allocated for Bowen Collinsville Enterprise to progress the Central Queensland dam proposal to shovel-ready stage. Federal Member for Dawson George Christensen said the 1.5 million megalitre Urannah Dam would be a game-changer… ...

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