Review of the Gwydir Valley floodplain management plans

Moree town centre on Gwydir river shores in Narrabri-shire, New South Wales..

Public submissions were sought in relation to the Gwydir Valley floodplain management plan:

Northern floodplain management plans 

Gwydir Valley Floodplain Management Plan 2016

Public submissions for the Gwydir Valley floodplain management plan is now closed. The department will consider all submissions in the finalisation of the review report for this plans. The review report will be published once approved.

The Natural Resources Commission is completing their audit of the plan under Section 44 of the Water Management Act 2000. This audit is anticipated to be completed in August 2021 and will be available on their website.

The review report will be published online by the department and will be used in conjunction with the NRC audit findings to inform possible amendments to this floodplain management plan.

Southern floodplain management plan

Public submissions for the 10 southern floodplain management plans are now closed. The department will consider all submissions in the finalisation of the review report for these plans. The review report will be published once approved.

The Natural Resources Commission is completing their audit of the plan under Section 44 of the Water Management Act 2000. This audit is anticipated to be completed in August 2021 and will be available on their website.

The review reports will be published online by the department and will be used in conjunction with the NRC audit findings to inform possible amendments to or replacement of, these floodplain management plans.