|EIS status||EIS active|
|Description||The proposal is to develop an integrated eco-resort including luxury hotel and residential accommodation, education and business facilities, rejuvenation, health and wellbeing services and adventure and recreation amenities.|
|Proponent||Reever and Ocean Developments Pty Ltd|
|Location/s||Approximately 20 kilometres north-west of Cairns and 4km west of Kuranda. Map|
|Local government/s||Mareeba Shire Council|
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
Have your say
Reever and Ocean Developments Pty Ltd has prepared a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for the KUR-World Integrated Eco-Resort project.
The Coordinator-General has released the draft EIS for public and government agency comment.
On 21 November 2018, the Coordinator-General extended the draft EIS submission period from 30 November 2018 to 14 January 2019.
You are invited to comment on the draft EIS, including the project’s potential environmental impacts and the effectiveness of measures proposed to manage those impacts.
The Coordinator-General will consider your submission as part of his evaluation of the project’s environmental impacts.
Submissions close at 5 pm on 14 January 2019.
Read and make a submission on the draft EIS.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|22 October 2018 to 14 January 2019||
Draft EIS public consultation
|21 November 2018||Coordinator-General stated a new project declaration lapse date of 30 September 2019.|
|13 April 2018||Coordinator-General stated a new project declaration lapse date of 30 January 2019.|
|18 October 2016||Terms of reference for EIS ( 651 KB).|
|27 August 2016 – 5 pm on 26 September 2016||Draft terms of reference for EIS public consultation ( 288 KB).|
|12 July 2016||Gazettal of 'coordinated project' declaration ( 240 KB).|
|27 June 2016||The delegate for the Commonwealth Minister for the Environment decided the project is a ‘controlled action’ .|
|30 May 2016||Application, including initial advice statement ( 49.4 MB), submitted.|
|24 May 2016||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|