• The new wastewater treatment plant and network will facilitate future growth in the village and the surrounding area
  • End the discharge of poorly treated effluent
  • Improve the water quality in the River Maine and Castlemaine Harbour
  • The new plant will treat wastewater to a significantly higher standard, and will ensure that Castlemaine complies with the requirements of both the Urban Waste Water Treatment Regulations and the EPA waste water discharge authorisation

What is involved?

  • Build aa new wastewater treatment plant to serve a population of up to 750 people
  • Build a new pumping station with storm water storage
  • Replace over 660m of sewer pipe
  • Build a new inlet pumping station and storm water storage at the outfall to the River Maine
  • Install pumping and a refurbished header manhole at the outfall to the River Maine

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