Campbells Forest Solar Farm

About The Project

The project is located approximately 20 km northwest of Bendigo on Pyramid-Yarraberb Road in Loddon Shire, Victoria. The project covers approximately 360 hectares of cleared rural land and is well paced to provide clean energy to the growing township of Bendigo.

Campbells Forest Solar Farm is currently under bidding review for Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) by potential off-takers. Generator Performance Standards (GPS) has been approved by AEMO, and connection contracts are expected by Q3 2024. EPC contractor engagement has been commenced and preliminary offers have been received. Financial close activities will soon be carried out by the in-house project financing team following the grid connection approval and execution of the power purchase agreement. Construction is targeted to commence in Q4 2024, with the aim of achieving commercial operation by Q3 2026.

Project Status

Campbells Forest, VIC

Installed Capacity
233 MWdc

Generation Capacity
205 MWac

Network Operator

Feasibility Assessment

Development Approval

Connection Approval
GPS approved | Contract under review

Power Purchase Agreement
Under discussion with interested parties

Financial Close
Q3 2024

Construction Date
Q4 2024

Operation Date
Q3 2026

Project Site