Entrance to Lake Gregory
Open irrigation channel,running from
the Burnett River into Lake Gregory,which feeds
the Elliott River and Gregory River to the south
More than 55,000 ha of farmland and over 1000 properties surrounding Bundaberg, Childers and Gin Gin draw on irrigation water from the 630 km of channels and pipelines. The scheme is split into seven distinct systems: Gooburrum, Abbotsford, Givelda, Gin Gin, Bingera, Isis, Woongarra. There are 12 pump stations and 14 balancing storages.