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Responding to public health directives to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Commission held a virtual hearing on April 6. Parties who gave final oral submissions participated remotely using virtual meeting technologies. All hearings were streamed through the website.

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Paradise Dam Commission of Inquiry

The Paradise Dam Commission of Inquiry is examining the root cause of structural and stability issues identified with the Paradise Dam near Bundaberg.

This will determine if, and to what extent, the governance, processes and systems involved in the design, construction or commissioning of the Paradise Dam contributed to structural or stability issues identified in engineering and technical studies.

The Commission will conduct an independent and thorough investigation.

You can read or download the Terms of Reference gazetted on 6 December 2019.


Inquiry hearings were all streamed from this website. No further hearings are scheduled.

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