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Callide Valley Flood Review Update - August 2015

20 Aug 2015
The August edition of the Callide Valley Flood Review Update is now available. If you are interested in viewing the newsletter, please click here.

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Callide Valley Flood Review Update - July 2015

06 Aug 2015
In June 2015, the Inspector-General Emergency Management, Iain MacKenzie, completed an independent review into the February 2015 Callide Creek flood event and made thirteen recommendations.

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SunWater gets on the front foot of weeds

28 Jul 2015

SunWater is taking a proactive stance on challenging aquatic weeds in Burdekin Channel System, with weed control scheduled in the Haughton Main Channel for next week.

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Underwater concrete pour successful at Ben Anderson Barrage

14 Jul 2015

SunWater has passed a milestone in the flood repair work currently underway at Ben Anderson Barrage, with the first underwater concrete pour now complete.

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Making a splash online

23 Jun 2015

SunWater has updated online access for the public to check dam and weir levels in their local area.

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Review affirms SunWater’s management of Callide Dam

04 Jun 2015

SunWater has welcomed today’s report that affirms its management and operation of Callide Dam during the devastating effects of Cyclone Marcia in February this year.

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Kinchant Dam safety upgrade completed

26 May 2015

SunWater has recently completed a $19.2 million upgrade of Kinchant Dam, west of Mackay, as part of an ongoing Dam Safety Upgrade Program.

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Vandals cut through Burdekin channel fence and put public at risk

20 May 2015
Vandals have been caught illegally cutting through safety fencing at the Elliott Main Channel in the Burdekin, putting themselves and others at risk.

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Flood repairs planned for Ben Anderson Barrage

28 Apr 2015

SunWater will complete flood repair work at Ben Anderson Barrage during this year’s dry season, in response to damage caused by record flooding associated with ex-Tropical Cyclone Oswald in 2013.

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Safety first at regional Queensland waterways this Easter

31 Mar 2015

SunWater is urging visitors to regional Queensland dams and weirs to stay safe this Easter break, following recent reports of people taking risks around local waterways.

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