• Lake Baroon - Obi Obi Walk reopened
    Posted
    10 April 2014
    Type
    recreation and safety notice

    The Obi Obi Walk near the dam wall at Lake Baroon has been reopened to public access from Thursday 24 April 2014.

  • Upgrade planned for Leslie Harrison Dam
    Posted
    10 April 2014
    Type
    news

    Seqwater is set to embark on the next phase of its Dam Improvement Program across South East Queensland, with Leslie Harrison Dam at Capalaba to be upgraded. 

  • Picnic Shelter at Lake Manchester recreation area closed
    Posted
    8 April 2014
    Type
    recreation and safety notice

    One of the picnic shelters at the Lake Manchester recreation area has been closed due to significant damage caused by a fallen tree.

  • Water security & consumption update - 4 April 2014
    Posted
    4 April 2014
    Type
    news

    Weekly update on the region's water security and consumption, as well as recreation updates and news.

  • Wivenhoe and Somerset Optimisation Study
    Posted
    2 April 2014
    Type
    news

    The Queensland Government has released the Wivenhoe and Somerset Dam Optimisation Study and announced plans to change the way Wivenhoe Dam is operated.

  • Water security & consumption update - 28 March 2014
    Posted
    28 March 2014
    Type
    news

    Update on dam levels following heavy rainfall in SEQ this week. Weekly update on the region's water security and consumption, as well as recreation updates and news.

  • Be safe around water and on the roads
    Posted
    28 March 2014
    Type
    recreation and safety notice

    All lake users and visitors are requested to exercise caution following the recent heavy rain.

    Anyone undertaking water based activities should be aware of the potential for submerged hazards, floating debris and changed conditions as a result of inflows to a number of lakes.

    All visitors are reminded to exercise additional caution on the roads and observe signs advising of road closures due to flooding.

  • Impact of high rainfall on SEQ dams
    Posted
    27 March 2014
    Type
    news

    High rainfall has been forecast for South East Queensland, with the Bureau of Meteorology predicting up to 150mm in the next three days, but it is unlikely gated dam releases will be necessary. After a hot, dry summer the region’s catchments were quite dry and a minimum of 50mm rainfall is need to saturate the ground before rainwater starts to runoff into the creeks and rivers that flow to the region’s dams.

  • Water security & consumption update - 21 March 2014
    Posted
    21 March 2014
    Type
    news

    Weekly update on South East Queensland's water security and consumption, as well as recreation updates and news.

  • Logan's Inlet recreation area closed for maintenance works Wednesday 7 May 2014
    Posted
    19 March 2014
    Type
    recreation and safety notice

    The recreation area at Logan’s Inlet, Wivenhoe, will be closed Wednesday 7 May 2014 to allow line marking to be undertaken throughout the site. The facilities will reopen at 6am on Thursday 8May 2014.

    The campgrounds at Lumley Hill and Captain Logan’s Camp will remain accessible with traffic control measures in place.

    In the interest of public safety, all visitors must observe the direction of staff and contractors at the site.

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