Lower Mary - Overview

Lower Mary Distribution System

Investigation board chair

Geoffrey Wormwell

Investigation board members

Allen Birt

Stewart Norton

Trevor Dean

Bernie Wilson

Warwick Yates


About Lower Mary An irrigated area of 3500 hectares sourced from the Mary River
Irrigated crops Sugar cane and macadamia nuts
Customers Around 110 irrigators
Channels and pipelines 50km
Pump stations 4
Balancing storages 3
Drains 0
Off takes 192
Water transported 10,000ML
Industry One sugar mill operates in the district


Water usage

Graph of water usage in the Mary area