Sand delivery

Sand is delivered by a combination of dredging (since 1995) and pumping using the fixed bypass system (since March 2001). Dredging and pumping quantities can be found in the tables below.


Current pumping locations are displayed on our App.  Additional informationo on the use of the various sand delivery outlets.

Sand pumped in June 202059,634 m3
Sand pumped this year (to end of June 2020) 230,809 m3
Sand pumped in 2019 (January to December 2019) 360,052 m3
Pipeline map
Pipeline and pump discharge outlets

Duranbah pumping


Dredging of the Tweed River Entrance was undertaken in July and August 2019

Sand dredged in June 20200 m3
Sand dredged this year (to end of June 2020) 0 m3
Sand dredged in 2019 (January to December 2019) 151,360 m3