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Callide Valley residents reminded to prepare for wet season

09 Dec 2016

With the official start to the wet season and the Bureau of Meteorology predicting several cyclones, Callide Valley residents are reminded to prepare their flood plans.

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Contractor appointed to repair flood damaged Boondooma Dam

14 Nov 2016

Construction of a $50 million project to repair the Boondooma Dam spillway in Queensland’s South Burnett region has been awarded to Australasian civil engineering firm Fulton Hogan.

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Water safety paramount this silly season

08 Nov 2016

It may almost be the silly season, but there is nothing silly about water safety.

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Nicole Hollows appointed interim Chair of Queensland Rail Limited

28 Oct 2016

SunWater Chief Executive Officer Nicole Hollows has been appointed as interim non-executive Chair of Queensland Rail Limited, following the resignation of Mr Michael Klug.

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New camping rules at Wuruma Dam to improve visitor access

11 Oct 2016

A new two week camping limit has been introduced at Wuruma Dam to address over-crowding issues and promote more equal access to the increasingly popular recreational facilities.

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Emerald flocks to family fun at Fairbairn Dam

11 Oct 2016

Hundreds of Emerald families took advantage of sensational weather to attend the Fairbairn Dam Open Day on Sunday 9 October, hosted by SunWater and Central Highlands Regional Council.

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Family fun and storm safety at Fairbairn Dam open day

06 Oct 2016

Emerald residents will have a unique opportunity to see Fairbairn Dam from a different angle and learn how to prepare for the coming storm season at a family fun day this Sunday 9 October.

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Callide Dam radial gates tested ahead of wet season inflows

22 Sep 2016

A manual test of the radial gates at Callide Dam will be conducted by SunWater next Wednesday 28 September as part of an ongoing dam safety management program.

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Maintenance works planned for Ben Anderson Barrage

16 Aug 2016

SunWater this week commenced lowering the water level at Ben Anderson Barrage in preparation for maintenance works that are scheduled to commence in early September.

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Structural upgrades commence on key regional dams

14 Jul 2016

Two of Queensland’s key regional water storages, Fairbairn and Paradise dams, are undergoing maintenance over the coming months as part of SunWater’s ongoing Dam Safety Improvement Program.

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