This website provides water management information for the Fitzroy Basin, which includes the Dawson, Comet, Nogoa, Isaac-Connors, Mackenzie and Fitzroy rivers.
A long-term management strategy is being implemented to improve Fitzroy Basin water quality. This strategy will maintain environmental standards while getting local coal mines back into production.
Fitzroy River Basin – 2013/14 mine water release pilot program review: a report by OD Hydrology.
A strong resource sector supports our communities and local economies
Find out why mines need to release water and the controls in place to manage them
An extensive water monitoring program is in place across the Fitzroy Basin