GBIP welcomes announcement of an additional $126.5 million

GRANITE Belt Irrigation Project (GBIP) has welcomed the announcement of an additional Australian Government contribution of $126.5 million to help fund development of Emu Swamp Dam and its distribution network in yesterday’s federal budget. The 12,000 megalitre dam at Emu Swamp, south-west of Stanthorpe, and 126km of pipeline, will deliver water to almost 50 [...]

GBIP welcomes announcement of an additional $126.5 million2022-04-01T00:26:58+00:00

Granite Belt Irrigation Project Update

As we reach the end of the year, it’s a fitting time to provide an update on the Granite Belt Irrigation Project (GBIP), which will deliver a 12,000 megalitre dam at Emu Swamp and 126 km of pipeline to provide a reliable and secure water supply to the Southern Downs community, as well as [...]

Granite Belt Irrigation Project Update2021-12-08T22:41:33+00:00

Granite Belt Irrigation Project reaches Go/Stop/Pause decision point

PROGRESS on a landmark water infrastructure project for the Southern Downs region, Granite Belt Irrigation Project (GBIP), has reached the important Go/Stop/ Pause decision point. GBIP, which will provide a 12,000 megalitre dam at Emu Swamp, south-west of Stanthorpe, and 126km of pipeline, has entered a ‘pause’ phase, as discussions are held with the [...]

Granite Belt Irrigation Project reaches Go/Stop/Pause decision point2021-11-24T01:09:14+00:00

Emu Swamp Dam’s Cultural Heritage Management Plan signed

The Cultural Heritage Management Plan (CHMP) for the Granite Belt Irrigation Project (GBIP), a landmark development for the Southern Downs, has been signed by four Traditional Owner Groups, to enter into a new phase of protection for the cultural heritage in the region. GBIP will provide a 12,000 megalitre dam at Emu Swamp, south-west [...]

Emu Swamp Dam’s Cultural Heritage Management Plan signed2021-10-11T23:16:30+00:00

Granite Belt Irrigation Project update

By Lloyd Taylor, Granite Belt Irrigation Project CEO There has been an exciting development for the Southern Downs, with new figures released by the Regional Australian Institute demonstrating that migration has increased by 44 per cent to the region. This is the second largest growth of inland migration recorded, with popular coastal destination, Noosa experiencing [...]

Granite Belt Irrigation Project update2021-07-30T04:45:45+00:00

Granite Belt Water Limited appoints Jack Noye as Chair

The Granite Belt Water Ltd (GBWL) Board has today announced the appointment of experienced independent director Jack Noye as Chair, following Dan Hunt’s acceptance of an extension to his role as interim Chair of SunWater. GBWL operates the Granite Belt Irrigation Project (GBIP) which is a landmark infrastructure development for the region and will provide [...]

Granite Belt Water Limited appoints Jack Noye as Chair2021-07-27T06:53:12+00:00

Dam Design and Construction Tender Release for The Granite Belt Irrigation Project

Emu Swamp Dam, to be managed by Granite Belt Irrigation Project (GBIP), is a landmark infrastructure development for the Granite Belt, in Southern Queensland. When completed the project is expected to deliver a 12,000 megalitre dam at Emu Swamp, south-west of Stanthorpe, and 126km of pipeline. It will also deliver water to around 50 [...]

Dam Design and Construction Tender Release for The Granite Belt Irrigation Project2021-05-05T00:34:41+00:00

ABC Southern Queensland: Emu Swap Dam would now be filled

Mornings with Belinda Sanders A rain gauge placed at the headwaters of the Emu Swamp Dam site has proven the storage facility would now be filled! The dam, which will hold twelve thousand megalitres and supply around 50 producers, is open to design and construction tenders. Granite Belt Water CEO Lloyd Taylor told Belinda [...]

ABC Southern Queensland: Emu Swap Dam would now be filled2021-05-02T04:23:53+00:00

Granite Belt Irrigation Project releases Design and Construct Tenders

MEDIA STATEMENT: 20 April 2021 The Granite Belt Irrigation Project (GBIP) has today announced the upcoming release of tenders to design and deliver key water infrastructure assets in what is a critical milestone for the construction of Emu Swamp Dam. GBIP is a landmark infrastructure development for the Granite Belt region and will provide [...]

Granite Belt Irrigation Project releases Design and Construct Tenders2021-04-19T23:27:14+00:00

Design and Construction Tender Release: Irrigation Distribution Network and Associated Works

Emu Swamp Dam, to be managed by Granite Belt Irrigation Project (GBIP), is a landmark infrastructure development for the Granite Belt, in Southern Queensland. When completed the project is expected to deliver a 12,000 megalitre dam at Emu Swamp, south-west of Stanthorpe, and 126km of pipeline. It will also deliver water to around 50 [...]

Design and Construction Tender Release: Irrigation Distribution Network and Associated Works2021-08-18T05:07:14+00:00
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