Serpentine Jarrahdale Shire, WA
Total funding: Total project cost of $400,000, with funding of $200,000 from the Australian Government under the National Water Security Plan for Cities and Towns (NWSPCT) and the remaining funding provided by Serpentine Jarrahdale Shire Council.
About the project
The Peel Harvey Integrated Water Cycled Management project has been completed and incorporated into the Serpentine Jarrahdale Shire District Structure Plans. The Plan serves as a planning policy guide to subdivision and development in growth areas. A Feasibility Study explored a range of supply options of an 1800 hectare study area and is inclusive of alternative water source options.
This project will:
- developed an Integrated Water Cycle Management Strategy for the Peel Harvey Catchment, to inform the Mundijong-Whitby District Structure Plan with the primary aim being to guide subdivision and developments within the town site of Mundijong and surrounding rural areas of Whitby.
The project was completed in August 2009.
National Water Security Plan for Cities and Towns projects are funded by the Australian Government's Water for the Future initiative.