Mowanjum Centre Pivot Irrigator Commissioned

 

A new irrigation system has been commissioned on an Aboriginal pastoral station in Mowanjum, paving the way for the community's entry into the beef industry.

The irrigation trial will serve as a demonstration model for other Aboriginal pastoral stations.

The $3.6 million irrigation project is part of the State Government's Royalties for Regions $300 million Seizing the Opportunity in Agriculture initiative, through the Water for​ Food initiative.