Flood Mapping and Flood Warning Programs

Program purpose

The purpose of the jointly funded Australian and Queensland Government (50:50) Flood Mapping and Flood Warning Programs are to:

  • repair and reinstate damaged flood warning infrastructure damaged as a result of the Monsoon Trough that is otherwise deemed ineligible under Category B of the DRFA
  • install new flood warning infrastructure in priority locations within the area impacted by the devastating effects of the North and Far North Queensland Monsoon Trough, 25 January – 14 February 2019 (Monsoon Trough)
  • work with key agencies to develop catchment resilience and flood warning strategies.

Administering agency

  • Queensland Reconstruction Authority