Wind Farms Audit

The NSW government has announced the outcomes of an independent compliance audit of three wind farms - Cullerin Range, Capital and Woodlawn - located in the local government areas of Upper Lachlan, Palerang and Goulburn-Mulwaree.

It has also released a report on the outcomes of community consultation in regard to this audit.

The audit found the wind farms met noise limits but breached approval conditions on a range of other issues. Planning & Infrastructure would like to thank all community members and the wind farm operators who assisted with this audit.

For further information regarding the audit report please call 02 9228 2045.

Wind farm audit documents

Community Consultation Report - February 2013

Media release:  Wind farms meet noise limits, breach other conditions - 6 December 2013 

Capital Wind Farm

Audit_Report_Capital_Wind_Farm_-_Feb_2013
Capital_APPENDIX_A_Photographs_-_pages_1-4
Capital_APPENDIX_A_Photographs_-_pages_5-8
Capital_APPENDIX_B_Audit_checklist
Capital_APPENDIX_C_Noise_compliance_report_cover_sheet
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Chapters_1-4
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Chapters_5-7
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_A-D
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_E-F
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_appendices_-_Appendices_G-H
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_I-J
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_K-L
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_M-N
Capital_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report__Appendices_O-P
Capital_APPENDIX_D_Oath_of_Independence_cover_sheet
Capital_APPENDIX_D_Oath_of_Independence
Capital_APPENDIX_E_Community_Survey_summary_of_responses
Capital_APPENDIX_F_Proponents_comments_cover_sheet
Capital_APPENDIX_F_Proponents_comments_on_Draft_Audit_with_DP_and_I_responses
Capital_APPENDIX_G_Approval
Capital_APPENDIX_G_Approval_cover_sheet

Cullerin Range Wind Farm

Cullerin_Audit_Report_Feb_2013
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_A_Photographs
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_A_Photographs_cover_sheet
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_B_Audit_checklist
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_C_Noise_Compliance_Report_cover_sheet
Cullerin_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Chapters_1-5
Cullerin_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Chapters_6-7
Cullerin_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_A-B
Cullerin_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_C-E
Cullerin_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_F-H
Cullerin_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_I-K
Cullerin_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_L-M
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_D_Oath_of_Independence_cover_sheet
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_D_Oath_of_Independence_Renzo_Tonin
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_E_Community_survey_summary_of_results
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_F_Proponents_comments_cover_sheet
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_F_Proponents_Response_Letter
Cullerin_Range_APPENDIX_G_CONDITIONS_OF_APPROVAL

Woodlawn Wind Farm

Audit_Report_Woodlawn_-_Feb_2013
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_A_Photographs
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_B_Audit_Checklist
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_C_Noise_Compliance_Report_cover_sheet
Woodlawn_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Chapters_1-4
Woodlawn_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Chapters_5-6
Woodlawn_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_A-B
Woodlawn_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_C-D
Woodlawn_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_E-F
Woodlawn_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_G-H
Woodlawn_Wind_Farm_Noise_Compliance_Assessment_Report_-_Appendices_I-J
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_D_Cover_Sheet
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_D_Oath_of_Independence_Renzo_Tonin
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_E_Community_Survey_summary_of_results
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_F_Proponents_comments_cover_sheet
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_F_proponents_comments_on_draft_report
Woodlawn_APPENDIX_G_Approval_Conditions

 

Archive documents

Media release PDF file
Wind Farm Audit Outline – March 2012 PDF file
Professional Services Brief for noise monitoring tender PDF file
Frequently asked questions PDF file

 

Last Updated 25-Feb-2014