List of dams and reservoirs in Australia


List of dams and reservoirs in Australia

Dams and reservoirs in Australia is a link page for any dam or reservoir in Australia.

Contents

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Cancelled

  • Tillegra Dam

Weirs and Barrages

Name Coordinates
Bonshaw Weir 28°59′09″S 151°16′36″E / 28.985823°S 151.276757°E / -28.985823; 151.276757
Inverell Weir 29°47′32″S 151°08′14″E / 29.792235°S 151.137205°E / -29.792235; 151.137205
Name Coordinates
Tareelaroi Weir (Moree) 29°26′50″S 150°02′17″E / 29.447109°S 150.038009°E / -29.447109; 150.038009

Northern Territory

Queensland

There are 183 key storage locations across the State. These represent a total capacity of 13,389 GL for Queensland. This does not include privately owned off-stream storage sites used for water harvesting.[3]

Weirs and Barrages

Name Coordinates
Allan Tannock Weir (Cunnamulla Weir) 28°07′03″S 145°41′10″E / 28.1174°S 145.686°E / -28.1174; 145.686
Aplins Weir 19°18′14″S 146°46′52″E / 19.304°S 146.781°E / -19.304; 146.781
Avis Weir 24°58′46″S 151°07′23″E / 24.9794°S 151.123°E / -24.9794; 151.123
Baron River Hydro Weir 16°49′52″S 145°38′24″E / 16.8311°S 145.640°E / -16.8311; 145.640
Bazley Weir 24°53′37″S 151°07′23″E / 24.8937°S 151.123°E / -24.8937; 151.123
Bedford Weir 23°22′18″S 148°50′28″E / 23.3716°S 148.841°E / -23.3716; 148.841
Ben Anderson Barrage 24°53′19″S 152°17′24″E / 24.8885°S 152.2899°E / -24.8885; 152.2899
Ben Dor Weir 28°33′51″S 150°51′58″E / 28.5642°S 150.866°E / -28.5642; 150.866
Bonshaw Weir 28°59′09″S 151°16′37″E / 28.9857°S 151.277°E / -28.9857; 151.277
Bingegang Weir 23°04′21″S 149°02′02″E / 23.0726°S 149.0340°E / -23.0726; 149.0340
Bingera Weir 24°56′35″S 152°12′47″E / 24.9431°S 152.213°E / -24.9431; 152.213
Blacks Weir 19°19′01″S 146°44′10″E / 19.3170°S 146.7360°E / -19.3170; 146.7360
Blue Valley Weir 20°24′29″S 147°23′35″E / 20.4081°S 147.393°E / -20.4081; 147.393
Bowen River Weir 20°44′46″S 147°56′20″E / 20.7461°S 147.9390°E / -20.7461; 147.9390
Brightview Weir 27°29′48″S 152°30′04″E / 27.4966°S 152.501°E / -27.4966; 152.501
Bromleton Weir 28°00′24″S 152°56′46″E / 28.0066°S 152.946°E / -28.0066; 152.946
Bruce Weir 17°06′39″S 145°06′58″E / 17.1108°S 145.116°E / -17.1108; 145.116
Buaraba Creek Weir 27°24′37″S 152°25′08″E / 27.4104°S 152.419°E / -27.4104; 152.419
Bucca Weir 24°51′35″S 152°04′23″E / 24.8596°S 152.073°E / -24.8596; 152.073
Buckinbah Weir 28°05′12″S 148°46′01″E / 28.0868°S 148.767°E / -28.0868; 148.767
Carpendale Grove Weir 27°34′16″S 152°09′24″E / 27.5712°S 152.1566°E / -27.5712; 152.1566
Cedar Grove Weir 27°50′47″S 152°58′30″E / 27.8465°S 152.975°E / -27.8465; 152.975
Cecil Weir 27°32′03″S 151°12′11″E / 27.5342°S 151.203°E / -27.5342; 151.203
Charters Towers Weir 19°57′58″S 146°18′25″E / 19.9662°S 146.307°E / -19.9662; 146.307
Chinchilla Weir 26°48′05″S 150°34′37″E / 26.8013°S 150.577°E / -26.8013; 150.577
Churchbank Weir 27°46′17″S 152°41′02″E / 27.7714°S 152.684°E / -27.7714; 152.684
Clare Weir 19°51′27″S 147°14′10″E / 19.8574°S 147.236°E / -19.8574; 147.236
Claredon Weir 27°31′36″S 152°22′30″E / 27.5267°S 152.375°E / -27.5267; 152.375
Claude Wharton Weir 25°36′57″S 151°35′38″E / 25.6157°S 151.594°E / -25.6157; 151.594
Collins Weir 17°15′29″S 145°17′38″E / 17.258°S 145.294°E / -17.258; 145.294
Comet River Weir 23°36′49″S 148°33′04″E / 23.6137°S 148.551°E / -23.6137; 148.551
Crump Weir 24°49′13″S 149°44′53″E / 24.8204°S 149.748°E / -24.8204; 149.748
Dulbil Weir 17°02′32″S 145°28′19″E / 17.0422°S 145.472°E / -17.0422; 145.472
Dumbleton Weir 21°08′33″S 149°04′37″E / 21.1426°S 149.077°E / -21.1426; 149.077
Eden Bann Weir 23°05′27″S 150°06′58″E / 23.0907°S 150.116°E / -23.0907; 150.116
Fitzroy River Barrage (Queensland) 23°21′39″S 150°29′53″E / 23.3608°S 150.498°E / -23.3608; 150.498
Fletcher Creek Weir 23°45′48″S 150°22′01″E / 23.7632°S 150.367°E / -23.7632; 150.367
Flagstone Creek Weir 27°36′58″S 152°06′47″E / 27.6161°S 152.113°E / -27.6161; 152.113
Francis Weir 26°18′S 152°02′E / 26.30°S 152.04°E / -26.30; 152.04
Gatton Weir 27°33′36″S 152°15′18″E / 27.5600°S 152.2550°E / -27.5600; 152.2550
Giru Weir 19°30′37″S 147°06′47″E / 19.5102°S 147.1130°E / -19.5102; 147.1130
Glebe Weir 25°27′54″S 150°02′06″E / 25.4649°S 150.035°E / -25.4649; 150.035
Gleesons Weir 19°19′04″S 146°44′42″E / 19.3177°S 146.745°E / -19.3177; 146.745
Glenore Weir 17°51′39″S 141°07′48″E / 17.8609°S 141.130°E / -17.8609; 141.130
Glenore Grove Weir 27°31′07″S 152°24′18″E / 27.5185°S 152.405°E / -27.5185; 152.405
Goondiwindi Weir 28°33′00″S 150°15′00″E / 28.550°S 150.25°E / -28.550; 150.25
Gorge Weir 20°28′22″S 147°17′24″E / 20.4727°S 147.29°E / -20.4727; 147.29
Granite Creek Weir 17°00′58″S 145°22′34″E / 17.016°S 145.376°E / -17.016; 145.376
Grantham Weir 27°34′32″S 152°13′01″E / 27.5755°S 152.217°E / -27.5755; 152.217
Gyranda Weir 25°17′00″S 150°10′55″E / 25.2834°S 150.182°E / -25.2834; 150.182
Imbil Weir 26°27′30″S 152°41′02″E / 26.4582°S 152.684°E / -26.4582; 152.684
Name Coordinates
Intake Weir 26°35′00″S 152°52′59″E / 26.5833°S 152.883°E / -26.5833; 152.883
Jack Taylor Weir 28°02′38″S 148°34′02″E / 28.04395°S 148.56721°E / -28.04395; 148.56721
Joe Sippel Weir 26°16′07″S 152°00′25″E / 26.2687°S 152.007°E / -26.2687; 152.007
John Goleby Weir 25°15′18″S 151°08′53″E / 25.2549°S 151.148°E / -25.2549; 151.148
Jones Weir 25°35′40″S 151°17′49″E / 25.5945°S 151.297°E / -25.5945; 151.297
Jordan's Weir 27°32′32″S 152°19′12″E / 27.5421°S 152.320°E / -27.5421; 152.320
Junction Weir 27°56′08″S 152°35′53″E / 27.9356°S 152.5980°E / -27.9356; 152.5980
Kentville Weir 27°29′34″S 152°26′17″E / 27.4927°S 152.438°E / -27.4927; 152.438
Kilcoy Weir 26°55′12″S 152°34′55″E / 26.9199°S 152.5820°E / -26.9199; 152.5820
Kirar Weir (Eidsvold) 25°21′09″S 151°04′19″E / 25.3525°S 151.072°E / -25.3525; 151.072
Kolan Barrage 24°44′28″S 152°09′50″E / 24.741°S 152.164°E / -24.741; 152.164
Leafgold Weir 17°08′56″S 145°03′11″E / 17.1488°S 145.053°E / -17.1488; 145.053
Lower Flagstone Creek Weir 27°35′32″S 152°08′31″E / 27.5923°S 152.142°E / -27.5923; 152.142
Lower Tenthill Weir 27°35′34″S 152°14′10″E / 27.5929°S 152.236°E / -27.5929; 152.236
McCauley Weir 26°45′15″S 152°04′47″E / 26.7540700°S 152.07965523°E / -26.7540700; 152.07965523
Ma Ma Weir 27°39′24″S 152°09′40″E / 27.6568°S 152.1610°E / -27.6568; 152.1610
Maleny Weir 26°45′00″S 152°49′59″E / 26.750°S 152.833°E / -26.750; 152.833
Marian Weir 21°08′24″S 148°56′13″E / 21.1399°S 148.937°E / -21.1399; 148.937
Mary Barrage 25°35′14″S 152°37′25″E / 25.58733°S 152.62366°E / -25.58733; 152.62366
Mirani Weir 21°10′36″S 148°49′48″E / 21.1768°S 148.830°E / -21.1768; 148.830
Monto Weir 24°51′29″S 151°06′22″E / 24.858°S 151.106°E / -24.858; 151.106
Moolabah Weir 27°59′28″S 148°44′06″E / 27.99112°S 148.73498°E / -27.99112; 148.73498
Moura Weir 24°35′22″S 149°54′07″E / 24.5895°S 149.902°E / -24.5895; 149.902
Mount Crosby Weir 27°32′15″S 152°47′53″E / 27.5374°S 152.798°E / -27.5374; 152.798
Mulgildie Weir 25°01′08″S 151°05′35″E / 25.0189°S 151.093°E / -25.0189; 151.093
Mulgowie Weir 27°45′12″S 152°22′19″E / 27.7533°S 152.372°E / -27.7533; 152.372
Mungungo Weir 24°45′51″S 151°09′36″E / 24.7641°S 151.1600°E / -24.7641; 151.1600
Murgon Weir 26°15′54″S 151°54′54″E / 26.265°S 151.915°E / -26.265; 151.915
Nanango Weir 26°39′01″S 151°55′26″E / 26.6502°S 151.9240°E / -26.6502; 151.9240
Ned Churchward Weir 25°03′03″S 152°05′53″E / 25.0509°S 152.0980°E / -25.0509; 152.0980
Neil Turner Weir 26°28′15″S 147°57′32″E / 26.47096°S 147.95891°E / -26.47096; 147.95891
Neville Hewitt Weir 24°10′17″S 149°48′50″E / 24.1714°S 149.8140°E / -24.1714; 149.8140
Orange Creek Weir 24°57′45″S 150°04′23″E / 24.96250°S 150.07317°E / -24.96250; 150.07317
O'Reillys Weir 27°25′05″S 152°35′28″E / 27.4180°S 152.5910°E / -27.4180; 152.5910
Proston Weir 26°12′03″S 151°32′49″E / 26.2007°S 151.547°E / -26.2007; 151.547
Sandy Creek Weir 27°38′14″S 152°19′55″E / 27.6371°S 152.332°E / -27.6371; 152.332
Selma Weir 22°32′31″S 148°08′46″E / 22.542°S 148.146°E / -22.542; 148.146
Silverleaf Weir 26°09′57″S 151°48′50″E / 26.1659°S 151.814°E / -26.1659; 151.814
Solarnum Weir 17°12′14″S 145°03′50″E / 17.2039°S 145.064°E / -17.2039; 145.064
Tartrus Weir 22°57′26″S 149°25′19″E / 22.9571°S 149.4220°E / -22.9571; 149.4220
Talgai Weir 27°59′28″S 151°45′29″E / 27.991°S 151.758°E / -27.991; 151.758
Tenthill Weir 27°38′15″S 152°12′58″E / 27.6376°S 152.216°E / -27.6376; 152.216
Teddington Weir 25°39′00″S 152°39′58″E / 25.6501°S 152.666°E / -25.6501; 152.666
Theodore Weir 24°57′01″S 150°04′00″E / 24.9502°S 150.0666°E / -24.9502; 150.0666
Tinana Barrage 25°34′10″S 152°43′08″E / 25.5695°S 152.7190°E / -25.5695; 152.7190
Val Bird Weir 19°33′49″S 147°05′46″E / 19.5637°S 147.096°E / -19.5637; 147.096
Walla Weir 25°03′07″S 152°05′56″E / 25.052°S 152.099°E / -25.052; 152.099
Whetstone Weir 28°28′01″S 150°57′18″E / 28.4669°S 150.955°E / -28.4669; 150.955
Wilson Weir 27°32′23″S 152°20′31″E / 27.5397°S 152.342°E / -27.5397; 152.342
Yarramalong Weir 27°50′07″S 151°27′00″E / 27.8353°S 151.4499°E / -27.8353; 151.4499
Youlambie Weir 24°49′09″S 151°05′46″E / 24.8192°S 151.096°E / -24.8192; 151.096

South Australia

Adelaide catchment

Regional South Australia

  • Baroota Reservoir
  • Beetaloo Reservoir
  • Bundaleer Reservoir
  • Blue Lake
  • Middle River Reservoir
  • Tod River Reservoir

Tasmania

[4]

  • Pet River Scheme
  • Lake Pieman; Reece
  • Pine Tier Dam
  • Repulse
  • Ridgeway Reservoir
  • Rileys Creek Reservoir
  • Risdon Brook Dam
  • Lake Rosebery; Bastyan; Bastyan Levee
  • Rowallan
  • Lake Samuel
  • Stanton Dam
  • Taylor No 3
  • Tolosa Park Reservoir
  • Tullabardine Dam
  • Trevallyn Dam
  • Upper Grassy Dam
  • Upper Reservoir
  • Wayatinah
  • White Spur Dam (Anthony Power Development)
  • Wilmot

Victoria

Melbourne Water area

Regional Victoria

Barwon Water area

  • Wurdee Boluc Reservoir
  • West Barwon Reservoir
  • Allen Reservoir
  • Marengo Basin
  • Korweinguboora Reservoir
  • Bostock Reservoir
  • Stony Creek Reservoirs
  • Painkalac Reservoir
  • West Gellibrand and Olangolah Reservoirs and No. 4 & No.5 Basins

Western Australia

Metropolitan Supply

  • Melville Reservoir
  • Mount Eliza Reservoir
  • Mount Hawthorn Reservoir
  • Mount Tamworth Reservoir
  • Mount Yokine Reservoir
  • Mirrabooka Reservoir
  • Neerabup Reservoir
  • North Dandalup Dam
  • Richmond Reservoir
  • Samson Brook Dam

Goldfields Supply

  • Kalgoorlie Reservoir No1
  • Kalgoorlie Reservoir No2
  • Kalgoorlie Reservoir No3
  • Lower Helena Pumpback Dam
  • Mount Charlotte Reservoir
  • Mundaring Weir

Mid West Region

  • Allanooka Storage
  • Bootenal Storage

North West Region

Great Southern Region

  • Bolganup Dam
  • Borden No 1 Dam
  • Borden No 2 Dam
  • Bottle Creek Dam
  • Brookton Dam
  • Cranbrook Dam 1
  • Cranbrook Dam 2
  • Cranbrook Dam 3
  • Cuballing Reservoir
  • Dumbleyung Dam
  • Frankland Dam
  • Gnowangerup No 1 Dam
  • Gnowangerup No 2 Dam
  • Horsley Reservoir
  • Hyden Humps Dam
  • Jerramungup No 1 Dam
  • Jerramungup No 2 Dam
  • Karlgarin Reservoir
  • Kojonup Dam
  • Kondinin/Yeerakine Dam
  • Kukerin Reservoir
  • Lake Grace No 1 Dam
  • Lake King Dam
  • Mount Barker Reservoir
  • Mount Clarence Reservoir
  • Munglinup Dam
  • Newdegate Turkey Nest Dam
  • Nyabing Dam
  • Ongerup No 1 Dam
  • Ongerup No 2 Dam
  • Ongerup No 3 Dam
  • Pingrup Dam
  • Pinwernying Dam
  • Puntapin Dam
  • Ravensthorpe Dam 1
  • Ravensthorpe Dam 2
  • Ravensthorpe Dam 3
  • Ravensthorpe Dam 4
  • Rocky Gully
  • Tambellup No 1 Dam
  • Varley Dam
  • Wandering No 1 Dam
  • Wandering No 2 Dam
  • Wave Rock Dam

South West Region

  • Balingup Dam
  • Big Brook Dam
  • Boyup Brook Dam
  • Drakesbrook Dam
  • Dumpling Gully No1 Dam
  • Dumpling Gully No2 Dam
  • Glen Mervyn Dam
  • Harvey Dam
  • Harris River Dam
  • Hester Dam
  • Kirup Dam
  • Logue Brook Dam
  • Manjimup Dam
  • Millstream Dam
  • Mungalup Dam
  • Nannup Dam
  • Phillips Creek Dam
  • Quinninup Dam
  • Samson Brook Dam
  • Stirling Dam
  • Ten Mile Brook Dam
  • Waroona Dam
  • Wellington Dam

See also

References

  1. ^ Manly Dam information
  2. ^ Mangrove Creek Dam
  3. ^ Water resources - Availability - Queensland
  4. ^ Dam Technology in Australia 1850-1999, Brice Cole, ANCOLD

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