The region is experiencing significant growth in the demand for construction materials as a result of population growth and major infrastructure projects, including the Pacific Highway upgrade. The quarry provides ongoing economic benefit to the local area and region through secure supply of high quality quarry products, ongoing and increased employment, capital expenditure and ongoing operational expenditure. These benefits will have flow on effects within the local and regional economies.
A yearly summary of monitoring data is contained in the annual environmental monitoring report. Please see section above.