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What is the plan for our water supply after 2040?

Premium Content What is the plan for our water supply after 2040?

Dunoon Dam is (still) off the table and plans to use groundwater are progressing.

Dunoon Dam rejected again, but it’s not over yet

Premium Content Dunoon Dam rejected again, but it’s not over yet

“We know that in dry times the water stops running... there is little to no...

Don’t give up on Dunoon Dam, says Richmond Valley Council

Premium Content Don’t give up on Dunoon Dam, says Richmond Valley Council

Rous supplies water to many towns, so the dam is an important.

Without a new dam, where will the water come from?

Premium Content Without a new dam, where will the water come from?

Rous already owns water licences to extract from underground aquifers, but could...

Councillor asks people to show support for Dunoon Dam

Premium Content Councillor asks people to show support for Dunoon Dam

Rous County Council will discuss a rescission motion next week

Ballina votes to bring Dunoon Dam project back

Premium Content Ballina votes to bring Dunoon Dam project back

Ballina Shire Council has voted to support further investigation by Rous County...

Dam ‘could end up a Lismore vs Ballina issue’

Premium Content Dam ‘could end up a Lismore vs Ballina issue’

Two former Rous chairs think using underground water instead of building a dam will...

Traditional owners on Dunoon Dam: ‘enough is enough’

Premium Content Traditional owners on Dunoon Dam: ‘enough is enough’

The dam would inundate ancient burial sites and areas of occupation

Councillors reveal plan to revive Dunoon Dam proposal

Premium Content Councillors reveal plan to revive Dunoon Dam proposal

They have called for assurances region has enough underground water

Shock decision on controversial Dunoon dam

Premium Content Shock decision on controversial Dunoon dam

Rous County Council has voted on the mega-dam proposal.

New dam would destroy something 'very precious'

New dam would destroy something 'very precious'

Plans for new Dunoon Dam have been described as "extremely reckless"

Water tanks won’t save you in a bushfire, but a dam will

Premium Content Water tanks won’t save you in a bushfire, but a dam will

A LONG-term resident of Tuntable Creek has weighed in on the proposed Dunoon dam...

Set to boil: ‘Water wars’ about to ramp up over Dunoon dam

Premium Content Set to boil: ‘Water wars’ about to ramp up over Dunoon dam

RESULTS of water plan’s public exhibition feedback to Rous were leaked to a group...

Can water tanks prevent the need for a dam at Dunoon?

Premium Content Can water tanks prevent the need for a dam at Dunoon?

MAYOR says he wants more information on water storage options before deciding on a...

‘The Dunoon dam belongs in the last century’

Premium Content ‘The Dunoon dam belongs in the last century’

Action group wants to change Rous' direction on its water strategy

Would an extreme flood make proposed Dunoon dam risky?

Premium Content Would an extreme flood make proposed Dunoon dam risky?

Rous said it was too early to claim floods would be worse

Did the Budget just green light Dunoon dam?

Premium Content Did the Budget just green light Dunoon dam?

An extra $2bn was added to water infrastructure in the Budget

Nan vs dam: ‘Precious’ trees discovered in Dunoon dam area

Premium Content Nan vs dam: ‘Precious’ trees discovered in Dunoon dam area

The trees trees are so old and tall, they may set a new record

5 reasons to build the Dunoon dam, 5 reasons not to

Premium Content 5 reasons to build the Dunoon dam, 5 reasons not to

A new dam is one option in Rous County Council’s future water plan

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