Irrigation, Western Australia
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IRRIGATION in the south-western portion of Western Australia is mainly confined to the coastal plain west of the Darling Range where the three main irrigation districts of Harvey, Collie and Waroona have been established by the State Government.
The Government-controlled irrigation areas extend southward from Waroona (70 miles from Perth) to Dardanup (120 miles from Perth) and have an average width of about five miles.
Gibsone, H K.
"Irrigation in Western Australia : report on Government-controlled areas : 1958-59,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 1
, Article 24.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol1/iss5/24