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PFAS Investigation &
Management Program

Robertson Barracks

Community Consultation Timeline

Community consultation events are recorded here. Upcoming events appear first.

2018 Consultations

AUG 29

Community Walk-in Session

On 29 August, Defence held a Community Walk-in Session to provide the local community an update on the detailed environmental investigation into per- and poly- fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) on, and in the vicinity of, Robertson Barracks.

Defence presented the findings of the final stage of the environmental investigation, the Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment. Members of the Investigation Team were available to discuss and answer questions about the investigation findings and the PFAS Management Area Plan.

JUN 19-21

Community Walk-in Session & Community Stand

On 19 June Defence held a Community Walk-in Session to provide information on the environmental investigations into per- and poly- fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) at RAAF Base Darwin and Robertson Barracks.

The Community Walk-in Session included a presentation on the findings of the Human Health Risk Assessment (HHRA) completed for RAAF Darwin and the findings of the Detailed Site Investigation (DSI) completed for Robertson Barracks. Defence, and other government agencies, were available to answer questions about the ongoing environmental investigations.

Defence also hold a Community Stand, to provide an opportunity to find out more about the environmental investigations in an informal setting.

Further information is available in the factsheet and presentation below. Further information is available in the factsheet and presentation (right).

2017 Consultations

SEP 28

Community Walk-in Session

On 28 September 2017 Defence held a community walk-in session in Darwin to discuss the results of the Preliminary Site Investigation into per- and poly- fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) at Robertson Barracks. To read more about this session, please download the factsheet.

MAR 22

Community Walk-in Session

On 22 March 2017 Defence held a community walk-in session in Darwin to discuss the investigation into per- and poly- fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) at Robertson Barracks and RAAF Base Darwin. To read more about this event, please download the presentation.

2016 Consultations

NOV 25

Community Walk-in Session

On 25 November 2016 Defence held a community walk-in session in Darwin to discuss the investigation into per- and poly- fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) at Robertson Barracks and RAAF Base Darwin. To read more about this event, please download the presentation.