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A Report on the Impact of Flooding on the Development of Land at Macquarie Rivulet, Yallah

Soredo Pty Ltd has proposed that Part Lots 5 and 6 DP717741 Princes Highway, Yallah be developed for tourist purposes inclusive of tourist related light industries.

This report has been commissioned to accompany a Development Application for this proposal.

The principle objectives of this study are:

  1. To assess the impact of flooding in the Yallah area on the development of the subject land at Part Lots 5 and 6 DP717741 Princes Highway, Yallah.
  2. To assess the impact of development, of this site, on flooding of both the subject site and adjoining lands.
  3. To specifically assess the extent of compliance of the proposed development with the N.S.W. State Government "Flood Plain Development Manual".
  4. To provide recommendations, where practicable, covering flood mitigation works and development controls considered relevant to the proposed development.

In order to properly consider the above objectives, the following key data is required.

  1. The peak discharge of the "designated flood event" flowing in Macquarie Rivulet.
  2. The hydraulic characteristics of the Flood Discharge in Macquarie Rivulet and the major factors affecting flood levels in the vicinity of Macquarie Rivulet.
  3. The extent and depth of flooding in the study area in the "designated flood event" under present conditions.

This report summarises work undertaken in respect to the gathering/modelling of this data and its application to the study objectives.

Additional Information

Field Value
Title A Report on the Impact of Flooding on the Development of Land at Macquarie Rivulet, Yallah
Publication Date 1 January 1990
Themes Land and Resource Management
Spatial Extent
Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Council/LGA Shellharbour City Council
Author/ Prepared by Forbes Rigby and Associates Pty Ltd
Publish date 26 June 2020
Update date 26 June 2020
River Basin 214 - Wollongong
Approval State Approved
Submitted for approval 26 June 2020
Submitted by Akhil Sud
Approved 26 June 2020
Approved by dstazic
Identifier 8b4dcac1-79ab-479c-a6aa-62515a37aa92