Rookwood Weir irrigated crop potential - land suitability maps

If constructed, the proposed Rookwood Weir will enable agricultural development along the Fitzroy River - in land that extends 5km from each side of the river. This extensive area contains more than 45,000 hectares of suitable land for irrigated crops.

The information in the following resources:

  • can help you locate and explore details about suitable land that has potential to grow various irrigated crops
  • includes the elevation and slope of land, and soil suitability and limitations for a range of different crop types.

Disclaimer: While every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of these datasets, all data custodians and/or the State of Queensland makes no representations or warranties about its accuracy, reliability, completeness or suitability for any particular purpose and disclaims all responsibility and all liability (including without limitation, liability in negligence) for all expenses, losses, damages (including indirect or consequential damage) and costs to which you might incur as a result of the data being inaccurate or incomplete in any way and for any reason.