April 2014

Commented on a story 6th Apr 2014 7:08 PM

THE Queensland Government's plan to increase the size of Wivenhoe Dam and build three dams in the Ipswich region has been welcomed by Mayor Paul Pisasale.

At last! A dam plan that will restrict flood effect

"The worst flooding in Ipswich comes from a Bremer River flood only as was the case in the first part of..."

Commented on a story 4th Apr 2014 1:49 PM

THE Queensland Government's plan to increase the size of Wivenhoe Dam and build three dams in the Ipswich region has been welcomed by Mayor Paul Pisasale.

At last! A dam plan that will restrict flood effect

"Wolfdene Dam was cancelled by Labor Premier Wayne Goss along with a major coastal highway though Koala..."

December 2013

Commented on a story 20th Dec 2013 6:54 PM

HUNDREDS of Ipswich flood victims signed up for the class action against the Queensland Government at a meeting on Monday night.

Flood class action lawsuit "is no cash grab"

"If the science of the hydrological event is allowed to be described in the class action hearing, there..."

November 2013

Commented on a story 28th Nov 2013 2:30 PM

PREMIER Campbell Newman has taken a veiled swipe at the legal firm representing the thousands of Ipswich and Brisbane residents seeking flood compensation.

Flood victims given green light for class action

"Wivenhoe flood engineers in 2011 were among the best operational flood hydrologists in the world. COI..."

April 2013

Commented on a story 26th Apr 2013 7:23 AM

IPSWICH City Council is proposing to extend its temporary planning provisions for development in flood prone areas.

Flood measures extended until they can be adopted

"Does anyone know what the comments by Cr Paul Tully meant? Perhaps they might apply to anyone who..."

Commented on a story 17th Apr 2013 12:30 PM

IPSWICH'S early warning system for the city's rivers and streams is to be further enhanced this year.

Grant helps enhance flood early warning system

"ALERT means "automated local evaluation in real time" and requires that experienced hydrological..."

Commented on a story 5th Apr 2013 10:27 AM

IPSWICH'S early warning system for the city's rivers and streams is to be further enhanced this year.

Grant helps enhance flood early warning system

"The ALERT gauges in Ipswich creeks might provide a few minutes warning, and although it might help save..."

March 2013

Commented on a story 26th Mar 2013 3:04 PM

FLOOD warning sirens will be installed in Lowood and Fernvale as part of a state-of-the-art flood warning system to be built in the Somerset.

Flood warnings boost

"The electronic early warning system may well be good for the region if its operation & maintenance is..."

Commented on a story 2nd Mar 2013 4:00 PM

NINE flood mitigation projects in Ipswich will be funded from $10 million allocated from the Federal Government’s flood support package.

PM’S $10M to fight the next flood

"In Brisbane & Ipswich it is the city fathers, the planners and the developers who are to blame for the..."

Commented on a story 2nd Mar 2013 11:54 AM

NINE flood mitigation projects in Ipswich will be funded from $10 million allocated from the Federal Government’s flood support package.

PM’S $10M to fight the next flood

"Queensland is 50 years behind NSW in its flood plain mapping & management program. In that period, NSW..."

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