|Cubbie Station is a huge
irrigation property growing cotton
upstream of the NSW border. Click on map for larger version
See links at page end for many other writings on the Cubbie Station issue.
|Cubbie has expanded rapidly in
1990's and has built huge storage dams with capacity of the order of
400 Giglitres (GL) or two thirds of Sydney annual water
consumption. The main area of Cubbie's cultivation shown here is
All three images from Google Earth.
|Cubbie Station is visible from
space on this
satellite image of SE Australia extending from Adelaide to
Brisbane. The dark wedge just east of the "yellow C" is Cubbie
Station and even their main dam is just visible near the gap in the
"C". Click on map for larger version.