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Channel banks get $200,000 fabric support

(1985) Channel banks get $200,000 fabric support. The Earthmover and Civil Contractor, January 1985. [Publication] [Special Collections]


Article discusses a massive project involving geotextiles is being carried out at Surfers Paradise to eliminate a dangerous bar at the entrance to the Broadwater lagoon where the Nerang River enters the ocean.
A new channel is being created across the spit at the southern end of the Broadwater and once complete the existing channel between the spit and South Stradbroke Island will be closed off.

This article contains one photograph showing two unnamed workers with a crane in the background.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1985 The Earthmover and Civil Contractor
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/58285
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