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The following table lists those 'coordinated projects' currently going through the environmental impact statement (EIS) process.

(Prior to 21 December 2012, these projects were called 'significant projects'.)

Disclaimer

The data on the estimated capital expenditure and construction jobs was supplied by the proponents and is subject to change.

EIS process

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ProjectLocationEstimated capital expenditure ($ billion)Estimated construction jobsEIS current status
Cairns Shipping Development Port of Cairns 0.120 195 Revised draft EIS public consultation from 12 July 2017 to 25 August 2017
Capricorn Integrated Resort 9 km north of Yeppoon 0.6 8500* Draft EIS being prepared by proponent
China Stone Coal 300 km west of Mackay 6.7 3900 Additional information for the EIS being prepared by proponent
Gladstone Steel Making Facility Gladstone 4.4 2000 Additional information to the EIS being prepared by proponent
Inland Rail – Calvert to Kagaru Calvert to Kagaru 1.2 1600 Draft terms of reference for EIS being prepared
Inland Rail – Gowrie to Helidon Toowoomba 1.35 1800 Draft terms of reference for EIS and comments being assessed
Inland Rail – Helidon to Calvert Helidon to Calvert 1.0 1800 Draft terms of reference for EIS and comments being assessed
KUR-World Integrated Eco-resort 4 km west of Kuranda 0.64 545 Draft EIS being prepared by proponent
Lindeman Great Barrier Reef Resort 40 km south east of Airlie Beach 0.6 300 average per year Draft EIS public consultation from 22 July to 4 September 2017
Olive Downs Project 40km south-east of Moranbah 1.0 500-700 Draft EIS being prepared by proponent
Port of Gladstone Gatcombe and Golding Cutting Channel Duplication Port of Gladstone 0.4 100 Draft EIS being prepared by proponent
South Burnett Coal Project 6km south of Kingaroy (Mine)

Kingaroy to Theebine (Transport Corridor)
Mine Site: 0.2-0.25

Transport Corridor: 0.3-0.7
600 Draft EIS being prepared by proponent
Three Rivers Irrigation Project 90km south of Normanton 0.20 100 Draft EIS being prepared by proponent
Townsville Port Expansion Port of Townsville 1.64 174 The evaluation report on the EIS is being prepared

*On site, over approximately 20 years.