Rookwood Weir Business Case Now Available

24 January 2018

Building Queensland has today released the Lower Fitzroy River Infrastructure Project Detailed Business Case, also known as Rookwood Weir. 

The project presents an opportunity to supplement urban water supplies and also enhance agricultural and industrial development in the Fitzroy Basin and Gladstone region; once commitment of potential users is confirmed.

With funding of $130 million committed by the Australian Government towards the construction of the Rookwood Weir (subject to the findings of the detailed business case), the Queensland Government has requested Building Queensland make the business case publicly available.

Commercial-in-confidence information has been removed to protect confidential information of project stakeholders, and the Queensland Government’s commercial position during future project stages.

View the Lower Fitzroy River Infrastructure Project Detailed Business Case.

Business Case Development Framework – Release 3 now available

20 April 2020

Building Queensland Business Case Development Framework – Release 3 is now available. Our Business Case Development Framework has been guiding the development of the state’s infrastructure proposals since 2016. It has helped bring about  a consistent and rigorous approach to proposal development – enabling decision-makers to compare investment opportunities. While a significant focus of the update has been […]

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Paradise Dam Options Assessment released

25 March 2020

Building Queensland has today released a report assessing the long-term options for Paradise Dam. The Paradise Dam Options Assessment responds to the Queensland Government’s request for Building Queensland to assess long-term options to ensure water security for future economic growth and to maintain community safety. Released this morning during a teleconference with the Minister for Natural Resources, Mines […]

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2019 Infrastructure Pipeline Report released

21 August 2019

Building Queensland has released the 2019 Infrastructure Pipeline Report, detailing 18 priority proposals under development by the Queensland Government. Over 70 per cent of proposals previously listed in the report have progressed to further stages of development, with six securing funding for delivery. The funded projects include Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 3A; new primary, secondary […]

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