Dam release update

Seqwater will provide regular updates on gated dam operations and spilling un-gated dams during times of heavy rain.

Latest update: 8.50am, Tuesday 7 April 2020

Gated dams

No gated dam releases are planned or occurring.

Un-gated dams

Due to rain in the catchment area, the following un-gated dams are spilling excess water:

  • Cedar Pocket Dam
  • Poona 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 floodplains.

  • Enoggera Dam
  • Gold Creek Dam
  • Lake Macdonald Dam

Dam release notification service

Seqwater provides a free dam release notification service that provides subscribers with notifications by email, text messages to mobile phones or recorded messages to telephone landlines when dam releases are occurring.

Register now to receive updates.

River levels and road closures

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

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