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Allans Creek Flood Study Compendium of Data

Allans Creek rises in the steep escarpment located to the west of the city of Wollongong. It is composed of three main tributaries; American, Byarong and Charcoal Creeks. The upper part of the catchment is steep wooded land while in the lower catchment is heavily urbanised. The Public Works Department (PWD) commissioned Cameron McNamara Pty Ltd to undertake a comprehensive flood study of Allans Creek and its tributaries. The investigation has three phases as follows:

  1. Collection and review of all available data.
  2. Development of numerical models to predict the behaviour of the creek system during the course of a flood.
  3. Determination of the one, two and five percent of probability floods along designated tributaries of Allans Creek.

Additional Information

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Title Allans Creek Flood Study Compendium of Data
Publication Date 1 June 1991
Themes Land and Resource Management
Spatial Extent
Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Council/LGA Wollongong City Council
Author/ Prepared by Cameron McNamara Pty Ltd
Publish date 28 May 2019
Update date 1 July 2019
River Basin 214 - Wollongong
Approval State Approved
Submitted for approval 28 May 2019
Submitted by Akhil Sud
Approved 21 June 2019
Approved by jhudson
Identifier 125074d0-c510-4c7d-9db7-dcaa4fdabd77