Latest update: 2.05pm, Friday 24 March 2017

Gated dams

No gated dam releases are planned or occurring.

Un-gated dams

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

  • Little Nerang Dam
  • Wappa Dam

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

  • Maroon Dam 
  • Wyaralong Dam 
  • Hinze 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.

River level information is available from the Bureau of Meteorology website at