Marnoo Flood Study

Local flood study modelling and mapping of Marnoo flood events


This project will map flooding throughout the Marnoo township to inform design and infrastructure needs to manage water flows into the future.

Project Timeline

Step 1.Review flood maps and impact assessment data

Collate and review flood data, including photos from council and community members, impact data and local water system assessments. 

July 2022 - August 2022

Step 2.Develop new flood maps

Use data insights to draft new flood maps and determine risk profile.

September 2022 - November 2022

Step 3.Finalise flood maps and risk profile

Provide draft flood maps to the Marnoo community for feedback. Publish upon finalisation.

January 2023 - February 2023

Community Engagement

Community Drop-In Session

Come along Thursday 28 July from 10am to 12 noon to meet with Council staff, North Central Catchment Management Authority and the Water Technology (Water Tech) Environmental Services consultant to learn more about the study.

This is an opportunity to share knowledge and we highly encourage you to bring any photographs you might have of previous floods in Marnoo.

If you are unable to attend, please feel welcome to contact Ben Hughes from WaterTech or call Nic Murphy, NGSC Coordinator Engineering Services on 0409 389 032.