John hollandJohn Holland

Ensuring safe, sustainable and efficient energy.

Cathedral Rocks Wind Farm

Located in the remote area of the Eyre Peninsula, the Cathedral Rocks Wind Farm includes 33 wind turbines, generating 66 Mega Watts of clean energy and meeting the needs of approximately 35,000 households per year.

We primarily employed locals, sourced materials from local suppliers and contributed to the conservation of over 2,300 hectares of native vegetation and subsequently achieved a GreenPower accreditation. 

As the project was constructed on private farming land, the team took a highly cooperative approach to landholder liaison and land access negotiations. Striving for a mutually beneficial outcome for both the landholder and client, the client’s reputation remained outstanding within the community. In addition to the community, the team were also highly committed to health and safety, with their procedures and workplace culture resulting in zero ‘lost time injuries’ (LTIs).

  • Customer
    Cathedral Rocks Construction and Management Pty Ltd (on behalf of Acciona Energy and Energy Australia)
  • Location
    Port Lincoln, South Australia
  • Specialisation
    Onshore & offshore wind
  • Start
    July 2004
  • End
    May 2007


John Holland pays respect to the Traditional Owners and Custodiams of the land on which we work and live, and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all First Nations peoples today.