“We know that in dry times the water stops running... there is little to no understanding of the magnitude of this...
17th Feb. 2021 1:02 PM
Rous already supplies water to several Richmond Valley towns and villages and Casino could be next, so the dam is an...
17th Feb. 2021 12:02 PM
Rous already owns water licences to extract from underground aquifers, but could the wells be a whole new conflict?
15th Feb. 2021 11:02 PM
Rous County Council will discuss a rescission motion to bring the project back its first 2021 ordinary meeting next...
10th Feb. 2021 12:02 PM
“We are sick of having our voices ignored. How many more times do we have to say this?"
10th Feb. 2021 12:02 AM
Ballina Shire Council has voted to support further investigation by Rous County Council into a proposed Dunoon Dam.
28th Jan. 2021 9:01 AM
Two former Rous chairs think using underground water instead of building a dam will become a contentious issue.
14th Jan. 2021 11:01 PM
The dam would inundate ancient burial sites and areas with extensive evidence of occupation.
14th Jan. 2021 2:01 PM
"At the end of the day, we also need to ensure that our decisions don’t mean people paying more rates in the future."
13th Jan. 2021 11:01 PM
THREE Rous councillors are needed to support a motion that would have to be debated in February 2021.
17th Dec. 2020 3:12 PM