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Wollongong City Flood Study (2019)

A review of the Wollongong City Flood study has been conducted on behalf of Wollongong City Council (“Council”) for the Wollongong City study area. The purpose of this review was to define the flood behaviour within the study area incorporating Wollongong City Council’s revised culvert blockage policy, recent urban developments and changes to the channel characteristics of the Gurungaty Waterway. The flood behaviour at Swan Street and the southern parts of Church Street, Evans Street, Kembla Street and Corrimal Street have been investigated in detail. An assessment of the impact of future flood risks associated with sea level rise and increases in rainfall intensity was also undertaken.

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Title Wollongong City Flood Study (2019)
Publication Date 19 August 2019
Themes Land and Resource Management
Spatial Extent
Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Council/LGA Wollongong City Council
Author/ Prepared by JACOBS
Publish date 12 September 2019
Update date 23 September 2019
River Basin 214 - Wollongong
Approval State Approved
Submitted for approval 23 September 2019
Submitted by Atikul Islam
Approved 23 September 2019
Approved by dstazic
Identifier 348e0051-c80c-4928-8e3c-65a4f4c72f20