Development Application No 04/2018 and Statement of Environmental Effects has been submitted to Gwydir Shire Council as the consent authority for assessment.

Applicant: Yolarno Pty Ltd (Bindaree Beef Group)

Proposal: Expansion of the existing 20,000 head Cattle Feedlot to a 35,000 head Cattle Feedlot including the construction work and ongoing operation. Construction includes additional production pens, earthworks, sedimentation terrace and effluent holding lagoons, and installation of additional milling equipment to increase food production.

Land: “Myola” 651 Croppa Creek Road, North Star NSW 2408 – Lots 1 & 2 DP 1207129, Parish of Tullin Tulla.

The subject Development Application and Statement of Environmental Effects is on display from 1 March 2018 to 30 March 2018 at the following locations during their ordinary office hours.

  • Gwydir Shire Council Office Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm
    54 Hope Street, Warialda NSW
  • Gwydir Shire Council Office Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm
    33 Maitland Street, Bingara NSW
  • NSW Department of Planning Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm
    Level 1
    155-157 Marius Street, Tamworth NSW
  • Gwydir Shire Council’s Website

Any person may lodge a written submission, during the exhibition period, to the consent authority (Gwydir Shire Council), concerning the Development Application. If the submission is by way of objection, the grounds of the objection must be specified in the submission.

Written submissions will be received up until 4.00pm Friday 30 March 2018 and addressed to:

The General Manager
Gwydir Shire Council
Locked Bag 5

The Development is also Integrated Development and the following approvals will be required to be issued by: 

  • Environmental Protection Authority – Licensing under the Protection of the Environment Operation Act 1997.
  • NSW Office of Water – Licensing under the Water Act 1912

Any person who makes a submission by way of objection and is dissatisfied with the determination of the consent authority to grant development consent, may appeal to the Land and Environment Court. If a commission Inquiry is held, the Ministers determination of the application is final and not subject to appeal.

Council may publish the name, address and the submissions of the person/s or organisation/s from whom a submission is received, unless clear instruction is given other than this information is not to be published.

For further information please contact Council’s Planning Officer, Patsy Cox on 02 6724 2021.

Warialda Office
54 Hope Street, Warialda NSW 2402
Phone: 02 6729 3000
Facsimile: 02 6729 1400 

Bingara Office
33 Maitland Street, Bingara NSW 2404
Phone: 02 6724 2000
Facsimile: 02 6724 1771


Download Development Application details below

Download: YolarnoPtyLtd-BindareeBeef-Group-Myola_Feedlot-Statement-of-Environmenta-Effects 
(pdf – 8MB)

Download: Myola Feedlot Vol Appendices (pdf – 15MB)

Download: Yolarno Pty Ltd-Bindaree-Beef-Group-Myola-Feedlot-Expansion_Application (pdf – 1MB)