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Review of Environmental Factors

South Albury Levee Rehabilitation - Statement of Environmental Effects

The Albury City Council proposes to undertake an upgrade of approximately 60 m of riverbank and levee on an anabranch of the Murray River located to the south of the city centre. The location of the proposed works is on the east bank of the anabranch running north from Abercorn Street Bridge in South Albury. The anabranch forms one of the side channels to the Murray River. The objectives of the proposal are to:

  • Rehabilitate the levee structure that has cracked due to movement caused by trees;
  • Remove trees that are causing cracking in the levee wall;
  • Stabilise the bank to reduce undercutting of the levee wall;
  • Increase the height of the levee initially to 154.6 AHD (500 mm above the 1 in 100 year flood level), with the option of extending this a further 500 mm to 155.10 m AHD at a later date; and
  • Design the levee to blend with the existing environment.

Additional Information

Field Value
Title South Albury Levee Rehabilitation - Statement of Environmental Effects
Publication Date 1 November 2004
Themes Land and Resource Management
Spatial Extent
Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Council/LGA Albury City Council
Author/ Prepared by Gutteridge Haskins & Davey Pty Ltd
Publish date 29 May 2020
Update date 31 May 2020
River Basin 409 - Murray Riverina
Approval State Approved
Submitted for approval 30 May 2020
Submitted by Akhil Sud
Approved 1 June 2020
Approved by dstazic
Identifier 239b9823-64c7-4c53-9097-03d21cb9053f