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Newspaper articles - Yarra Dam

From the Collection of Eltham District Historical Society Inc 728 Main Rd Eltham Victoria

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04971
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water supply, sugarloaf, reservoir, christmas hills
Historical information
Two newspaper articles discussing the proposed construction of the Yarra Dam at Warrandyte:

Yarra Dam at Warrandyte not the only alternative - Mr Stokes, Diamond Valley Mirror, 14 October, 1964
Fears grow on Yarra Valley Dam Board orders air surey, Diamond Valley Mirror, 24 February 1965

The Sugarloaf Reservoir Project, including a major pumping station and water treatment plant was completed, increasing Melbourne's total storage capacity by 95,000 million litres in 1981.
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4 Jul 2020 at 2:19PM