Boobyalla River Catchment Water Management Plan

Boobyalla River at old gauging site.
The Boobyalla River Catchment Water Management Plan was adopted on 11 April 2012 and took effect on 31 October 2012.

The purpose of the Plan is to provide a framework for managing the water resources of the Boobyalla River Catchment in accordance with the objectives of the Water Management Act 1999.

Boobyalla Water Management Plan (825 KB)

New cease to take flow thresholds for Surety 5,6 and 7 allocations came into effect under an exemption order published in 2016.  These replace the cease to take thresholds set out in the Boobyalla River Catchment Water Management Plan.

  Exemption order - cease to take thresholds for the Boobyalla River Catchment   (430Kb)

  Boobyalla River Catchment - Cease to take thresholds for Surety 5 and 6 water allocations   (72Kb)


Reports that have been used during the development of the draft Boobyalla Water Management Plan can be accessed below.

A report on freshwater ecosystem values in the Boobyalla River catchment.

An Aquatic Environmental Assessment undertaken on the Tomahawk River and Boobyalla River for the Waterhouse Community Irrigation Development.


Water Management Planning
Lands Building
Phone: 03 6165 3221

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