About Stockyard Hill

The project consists of 149 approved wind turbines located approximately 35 km west of Ballarat. The Stockyard Hill Wind Farm has the potential to harness one of Victoria’s best wind resources and will provide substantial environmental, community and economic benefits, and will have the potential to power more than 340,000 homes annually.

 

Project News

Planning Permit Applications

The Victorian Government has approved the Planning Amendment that primarily increases the tip height to 180 metres.

The Victorian Government has also approved an on-site quarry and native vegetation removal associated with the overhead 132 kV powerlines required to connect the wind farm to the 500 kV network south of Lismore.

Please find a link below to Panels report and associated permits.

https://www.planning.vic.gov.au/panels-and-committees/recent-panels-and-committees/stockyard-hill-wind-farm

 

Employment
Community Relations Officer - part time

Stockyard Hill Wind Farm Pty Ltd (SHWF) is seeking to fill a part-time Community Relations Officer position, based in Beaufort.

SHWF intends to open a shop front in Beaufort which will serve as the community information hub and the position will assist with the provision of information in relation to the wind farm.

Please click here for a copy of the position description.