Updates on releases and spilling dams

Latest update: 9am, Monday 20 November 2017

Gated dams

No gated releases are currently planned or occurring from Wivenhoe, Somerset or North Pine dams.

Un-gated dams

Due to heavy rainfall, the following un-gated dams are spilling excess water:

  • Lake Macdonald Dam
  • Enoggera Dam
  • Cedar Pocket Dam
  • Wappa Dam

Due to continuing rain in the catchment area, outflows have increased from the following dams. Avoid potential hazards downstream of the dam, such as fast flowing or deep water near waterways and flood plains:

  • Gold Creek Dam

Dam release notification service

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River levels and road closures

For information about road and crossing closures or other flood impacts, contact your local council or qldtraffic.qld.gov.au

Weather warnings and river heights are available from the Bureau of Meteorology website at www.bom.gov.au