PROPOSED ACTION – White Rock Wind Farm Modification 6, Glen Innes, New South Wales (EPBC 2018/8156)


The following notice is published pursuant to Section 95B(4) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act).

White Rock Wind Farm Pty Ltd proposes to modify the White Rock Wind Farm Development Consent to allow the construction of Stage 2 of the project. The proposed action allows the relocation of wind turbines, increased turbine dimensions, modified property details and other minor variations.

The proposed action has been determined to be a ‘controlled action’ under the EPBC Act (EPBC 2018/8156). The controlling provision under the EPBC Act is ‘listed threatened species and communities’ (Sections 18 and 18A).

Public comments were sought between Monday 22nd October 2018 and Friday 2nd November 2018. No public comments were received.

Documentation for the proposed action can be downloaded from the link here (zip file 27MB).  

The Final Preliminary Documentation is available for a period of 10 business days from Monday 19th November 2018 ending on Friday 30th November 2018, for information only and without charge, at the following locations:

  • Glen Innes Severn Council Offices (265 Grey Street, Glen Innes NSW 2370. 9am – 4pm)
  • Inverell Shire Council Offices (144 Otho Street, Inverell NSW 2360. 9am – 4pm)
  • Goldwind Australia Offices (Level 23, 201 Elizabeth Street, Sydney NSW 2000. 9am – 4pm)

Interested persons and organisations are invited to view the final preliminary documentation. The period to provide public comment has closed and the reports are provided for information only.

Any persons with special needs (i.e. for whom English is a second language or who has a vision impairment) may request assistance in accessing the material by contacting Adrian Maddocks via email [email protected] or phone 02 9008 1705.