Barnawartha GMA

State observation bores in the Barnawartha GMA

The Barnawartha Groundwater Management Area (GMA) is a small groundwater management area surrounding the township of Barnawartha, including the lower reaches of the Indigo Creek catchment.

Facts and stats

Area: 70km2
PCV: 2,100 ML
Allocations: 100%

Groundwater management

Currently groundwater resources in the Barnawartha GMA are managed to the PCV using the  Water Act 1989 and other relevant State policies and guidelines.



For further information or to obtain technical material relied upon for management arrangements, please contact the Groundwater and Streams section at GMW on 1800 013 357.