Barker Barambah

  • Barker Barambah

The Barker Barambah water supply scheme has more than 160 bulk customers holding the medium and high priority water access entitlements. The scheme consists of the following storages facilities: 

  • Bjelke-Petersen Dam on Barker Creek
  • Joe Sippel Weir on Barambah Creek 
  • Silverleaf Weir on Barambah Creek
  • Redgate Diversion Pipeline
  • Redgate Relift Pipeline and Pump Station.

Bjelke-Petersen Dam is the main water storage and contains approximately 700 ML.

The water from this scheme is used for irrigation purposes (mainly broadacre cropping), town water supply (four townships) and industrial purposes.

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