Project overview*

EIS status Impact assessment report (IAR) active
Description Development of a 40-hectare integrated agricultural processing precinct
Proponent Kalfresh Pty Ltd
Location/s 6200 – 6206 Cunningham Highway, approximately 4 km west of Kalbar and 84 km south-west of Brisbane City. Map
Local government/s Scenic Rim Regional Council
Investment $10 million site development
Key features
  • 40 ha of developable land for industrial allotments ranging from 4,000 m2 to 20 ha
  • Internal roads, project office areas and perimeter fence
  • Construction of access points to highway
  • Onsite sewerage and wastewater treatment
  • Connection to power, telecommunications and water utilities.

Kalfresh propose to build a 2-megawatt bioenergy facility, including an anaerobic digester, in the developed precinct. The facility would process food and urban waste producing baseload power to supply the precinct with potential to export to the electricity grid.

Construction state date 2020
  • 32 (construction)

IAR process

Date Activity
Currently Draft IAR being prepared
31 May 2019 Gazettal of 'coordinated project' declaration (PDF icon 246 KB).
30 April 2019 Application, including initial advice statement (PDF icon 16.8 MB), submitted.

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* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.