Marama Irrigation Group - Awatere Valley

Marama Irrigation Group - Awatere Valley

To provide irrigation to 7 properties in the Awatere Valley, Marlborough.


300 hectares of viticulture and 415 hectares of broad acre cash crop with viticulture development irrigated at a max of 22m²/ha/day and broad acre irrigation at 50m²/ha/day.

Project Details

Proposed design criteria

- Install surface water intake within the Awatere Riverbed

- Install water reticulation pipeline

- Install storage reservoirs

- Provide each landowner with set daily volume of water in litres per second

APL's contribution

Lead project manager

Preparation of resource consent

Liaison with professional design team

Liaison with landowners regarding issues arising.