Dam release update

Latest update: 3:35pm on Friday, 1 March 2024


No gated dam releases are occuring.


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

  • Borumba Dam
  • Cedar Pocket Dam
  • Ewen Maddock Dam
  • Enoggera Dam
  • Lake Macdonald Dam
  • Little Nerang Dam
  • Maroon Dam
  • Moogerah Dam
  • Nindooinbah Dam
  • Sideling Creek Dam
  • Wappa Dam
  • Wyaralong Dam

Due to recent rain in the catchment area, outflows are also occurring from the following dams. Avoid potential hazards downstream of the dam such fast flowing or deep water near waterways and flood plains.

  • Gold Creek Dam
  • Hinze Dam

If you are downstream of the dams, stay away from fast flowing or deep water near waterways and floodplains.

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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.