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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

Council looks for nature-based solutions to rivers flooding

Premium Content Council looks for nature-based solutions to rivers flooding

LANDCARE group and Rous are working on research and update materials supporting...

Shock decision on controversial Dunoon dam

Premium Content Shock decision on controversial Dunoon dam

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

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...

Take the pressure down, saga over leaky pipes continues

Premium Content Take the pressure down, saga over leaky pipes continues

ONE council agreed on a pilot plan to check on specific areas, but what are other...

WATER LOST: Millions of dollars wasted due to leaky pipes

Premium Content WATER LOST: Millions of dollars wasted due to leaky pipes

A councillor is trying to set up a plan to reduce the wastage.

Not the apple of my eye: New grant to fight stubborn weed

Premium Content Not the apple of my eye: New grant to fight stubborn weed

THE Tropical Soda Apple is not an exotic fizzy drink but a pickly weed that many in...

Should we be sharing water with our northern neighbours?

Premium Content Should we be sharing water with our northern neighbours?

NSW Government weighs in on water strategy for the Far North Coast

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...

We are using less water, except in one unusual place

Premium Content We are using less water, except in one unusual place

NORTHERN Rivers’ water usage has decreased everywhere, except in one particular set...

'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

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

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