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'Costly, unnecessary': Fresh opposition to Dunoon dam

Premium Content 'Costly, unnecessary': Fresh opposition to Dunoon dam

Another group has voiced concerns about the proposed water strategy

Will every new house have a 10,000L water tank?

Premium Content Will every new house have a 10,000L water tank?

Requirements for new DAs could change in order to save more water

Hopes NSW budget will bring wave of projects for Rous

Premium Content Hopes NSW budget will bring wave of projects for Rous

COULD an announcement of a licenced recycled water plant in Lismore and the upgrade...

‘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

New online tool to keep an eye on your water consumption

Premium Content New online tool to keep an eye on your water consumption

ROUS County Council has launched an interactive home water calculator for Northern...

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

Invasive weed found on the Northern Rivers for first time

Premium Content Invasive weed found on the Northern Rivers for first time

THE invasive weed that can cause severe health reactions in humans and animals.

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

‘WHITE ELEPHANT’: Call to scrap plans for destructive dam

Premium Content ‘WHITE ELEPHANT’: Call to scrap plans for destructive dam

AN ENVIRONMENTAL group says the water needs of the region could be met by taking a...

TIME'S UP: Last day to speak up on plans for $220M dam

Premium Content TIME'S UP: Last day to speak up on plans for $220M dam

It would be one of the biggest projects here for decades

Why we don't need a 50-gigalitre dam: Councillor

Premium Content Why we don't need a 50-gigalitre dam: Councillor

"The total cost of the dam would be $650 million in today’s dollars"

Ballina councillors in war of words over mega dam plan

Premium Content Ballina councillors in war of words over mega dam plan

IT’S not every day Ballina councillors argue over a project that is slated for a...

Raising the Lismore levee under investigation

Premium Content Raising the Lismore levee under investigation

The 2017 flood would not have overtopped proposed new levee height

Could mega dam result in massive water price hike?

Premium Content Could mega dam result in massive water price hike?

ROUS County Council’s chairman admits there is still a lot of work to be done on...

'DESTRUCTIVE': Group opposed to dam makes public debut

Premium Content 'DESTRUCTIVE': Group opposed to dam makes public debut

THE group opposed to a possible Dunoon dam wants to raise public awareness of the...

Community wants longer to discuss controversial dam project

Premium Content Community wants longer to discuss controversial dam project

PUBLIC exhibition of the 600+ page document is to end on August 12, after a...

Why do Lismore residents pay more for water?

Premium Content Why do Lismore residents pay more for water?

Council says there’s a good reason why we're paying more

Why Ballina is not getting a desalination plant

Premium Content Why Ballina is not getting a desalination plant

TWO potential locations within the Ballina Shire have been labelled not suitable...

REVEALED: Cost of a desalination plant for Byron Shire

Premium Content REVEALED: Cost of a desalination plant for Byron Shire

It would turn five mega litres of sea water into drinkable water

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