Coastal Flooding Plan for Goolwa & Hindmarsh Island

February 2, 2024 5:50 am in by
Photo: Alexandrina Council adopted a Coastal Adaptation Study in 2021. The Study found that Goolwa and Mundoo Channels are two areas most at risk from coastal flooding

A plan is being devised for future flooding emergencies in Goolwa and the Mundoo Chanel.

A study commissioned by Alexandrina Council in 2021 found that the two areas are at most risk of coastal flooding, erosion and storm surge flooding as sea levels continue to rise.

A plan is now being drafted with community input that will outline the actions the community can take before, during and after a flood.

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Residents are being encouraged to weigh in on the plan with a series of upcoming workshops at the Goolwa Centennary Hall on 8 February, 29 February, and 11 April.

The three sessions will cover different topics and will build on the information shared in previous sessions.

Registrations are essential and can be made at

Video links for the workshops can be made available for interested persons who wish to observe, though they will not be broadcast as an interactive webinar.