1078 - Sandy Ridge Project


This relates to construction and operation of a dual open cut kaolin clay mine and a near-surface geological waste repository accepting Class IV and Class V waste, approximately 75 kilometres north east of Koolyanobbing.

Attachment 1 to Ministerial Statement 1078 - Changes:

  • Amend the development envelope from 1004.2 hectares to 1061 hectares to allow for relocation of groundwater abstraction infrastructure
  • Installation of a 1.5 megawatt solar farm for power generation
  • Addition of two stormwater sumps on internal roads in the infrastructure area
  • Reduction in the width of internal roads to the Class II landfill and along the groundwater pipeline to Carina Iron Ore Mine
  • Addition of an access road adjacent to Mt Dimer Road
  • Addition of a flood levee
  • Change in orientation and size of accommodation camp

Change to proposal approved under s45c on 5 February 2019.

Ministerial Statement File: 
Date of approval: 
June 27, 2018
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