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Floodplain Risk Management Study and Plan

West Coonamble Floodplain Risk Management Study and Plan

The Study Area for West Coonamble is located on the western side of the Castlereagh River (catchment area 8,400 km2 at the confluence of the Castlereagh River and Warrena Creek). The Study Area is bounded by Old Dubbo Road to the east, Effie Durham Street and Gadsens Street to the south and Conimba Street to the north. Quambone Road forms the south-western boundary of the Study Area and Coonamble Levee forms the north-eastern boundary of the Study Area. Developed areas of Coonamble Township which are located on the western floodplain of the Castlereagh River are included within the Study Area. There are approximately 680 dwellings and 1,700 population in West Coonamble. West Coonamble has a history of riverine flooding along the west bank of the Castlereagh River and on either side of Eurimie Creek.

Additional Information

Field Value
Title West Coonamble Floodplain Risk Management Study and Plan
Publication Date 7 July 2021
Themes Land and Resource Management
Spatial Extent
Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Council/LGA Coonamble Shire Council
Author/ Prepared by Jacobs Group (Australia) Pty Ltd
Publish date 22 September 2021
Update date 5 October 2021
River Basin 420 - Castlereagh
Place Name West Coonamble
Approval State Approved
Submitted for approval 5 October 2021
Submitted by iandinham
Approved 6 October 2021
Approved by dstazic
Data Comment

Final Report

Identifier 75b440d9-4a14-4ac3-8433-b9cb00a89bc1