$7 millionTotal budget
Under ConstructionProject phase
Department of TransportLead agency
Early 2022Start date
Late 2024End date
The Fascine waterway is one of Carnarvon's key assets, linking the community to its coast.
This multi-faceted Department of Transport project involves finding long-term solutions for access issues at the waterway.
Construction on 16 new floating pens at Carnarvon Boat Harbour is now complete. The pens will help to immediately improve year-round ocean access.
The next phase of works to provide improved ocean access at Carnarvon has now been confirmed, with planning underway for upgrades of the Carnarvon Boat Harbour boat ramp.
Studies to determine the best location for a sustainable new entrance channel are ongoing.
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Media releases16 March, 2023
Government announces dredging plan for Carnarvon Fascine
The Transport Minister has announced the McGowan Government will undertake a $3 million dredging project to improve ocean access from the Carnarvon Fascine. The project will also include works to stabilise the sand spit.
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