East Arm Resources Pty Ltd, Aggregate Processing Facility, Long Reach

Current Stage

Assessment Commenced

Proposal Details

Client: East Arm Resources Pty Ltd

Premises: East Arm Resources Aggregate Processing Facility

Activity: a materials handling facility

Class of Assessment: 2B

Important Dates

Assessment Commenced: 22/4/2024

​​The Proposal

East Arm Resources Pty Ltd proposes to build and operate an Aggregate Processing Facility (APF) to receive and process into aggregates the rock extracted from the East Arm Road Quarry. The APF includes crushers and screens, conveyors, loaders, hoppers and associated infrastructure (hardstand, powerline, power substation, sediment and drainage systems and ponds, water tank).  The proposal also includes a haul road and bridge over Fourteen Mile Creek.

The APF would process into aggregate the rock/material extracted from the adjacent East Arm Road Quarry; no other material sources are proposed.  The maximum quantity proposed to be processed at the APF is 2,500,000 m³ of rock per annum.​

Development Application

​This proposal was referred directly by George Town Council to the Board of the EPA on 22 April 2024 as a development application (DA number 2024/12) and therefore a Notice Of Intent (NOI) was not required.​​