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Project Overview

The Star of the South is Australia’s first proposed offshore wind project located off the south coast of Gippsland.


About offshore wind

Explaining how offshore wind farms generate electricity by placing turbines in the sea, where strong, consistent winds power the turbines to generate electricity.


Environment, planning and consultation process

Environmental assessment and approvals form an important part of any major project. A key factor in selecting the proposed site was to ensure it has minimal impact on sensitive environmental areas.


Media Release

Major step forward for Australia's first offshore wind project