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Canberra - Cotter Dam Enlargement Under Construction 1
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The Cotter Dam enlargement construction work is currently ongoing (November, 2012). When completed, the new dam will have increased its capacity by almost 20 times, to 78 gigalitres. Source: ACTEW.

This is how the dam looks like in the evening at the moment, from the newly opened viewing platform which can be reached by following a short walk along the Discovery Trail from a nearby car park.

Copyright: Unkle Kennykoala
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Taken: 29/11/2012
Subida: 02/12/2012
Actualizado: 08/07/2014
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Tags: australia; act; canberra; dam; 2012
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