QCoast2100 Newsletter - September 2019
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Coastal Hazard Adaptation Program

Following QCoast2100's IPWEA Queensland Division Excellence Award last year, the Program received an Honourable Mention at the 2019 IPWEA Australasia Excellence Awards held in Hobart last month. We would like to acknowledge the part that each one of our participating councils have played in making this a successful and award-winning program.

Departure of Program Manager

After 4 years leading the highly successful QCoast2100 Program, it is with great sadness we wish to advise that Subathra Ramachandram has moved on from her role as Program Manager. Lucky for us she has not moved too far, taking up the role of LGAQ’s Lead for Water & Wastewater. We would like to wish her all the best. Interested in taking over the role? Read More


IPWEA Honourable Mention

The 2019 IPWEA Australasia Excellence Awards were recently held in Hobart. Dominated by Queensland Councils, QCoast2100 was fortunate to receive an Honourable Mention in the Excellence in Environment & Sustainability category. Well done Queensland!  Read More


Executive Seminar

Colonel (retired) Ian Cumming, previous Defence Climate and Security Advisor to the Australian Defence Forces, leads a line-up of compelling speakers for this targeted half-day of high-level learning of responses in the public and private sector and the pathways to mitigating climate-related risks and unlocking opportunities. This event is designed for: local government elected members, chief executives and senior executives; public sector senior executives; and allied professionals. Read More


Our Coast - Our Lifestyle

The Burdekin Shire coastline holds a diversity of landscape features. These include networks of creeks, floodplains, inlets, estuaries, marshes, wetlands, and sandy beaches. The coastal zone supports a range of cultural, economic and environmental values. Read More


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