Dam release update

Latest update: 9:30 AM Thursday 13 June 2024


No gated dam releases are planned or occurring.


Due to rain in the catchment area, the following ungated dams are spilling excess water:

  • Cedar Pocket Dam
  • Ewen Maddock Dam
  • Lake Macdonald Dam
  • Wappa Dam

Avoid potential hazards downstream of the dam such fast flowing or deep water near waterways and flood plains.

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.

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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 www.qldtraffic.qld.gov.au.

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