FMA Flood Risk Management Project of the Year
Floodplain Management Australia’s nation-wide Excellence Awards publicly recognise the outstanding contribution of FMA organisations and individuals towards promoting wise land use planning, reducing flood impacts, managing flood incidents or restoring communities after a flood event.
The winner of the 2022 Annual Floodplain Management Australia Excellence Award for the Flood Risk Management Project of the Year was announced at the FMA National Conference in May at Toowoomba.
This Award was given to a project that demonstrates the highest level of achievement in areas of flood risk management including:
- Public Benefit - projects that benefit the safety and/or sustainability of flood prone communities and/or environments;
- Community Involvement - projects that demonstrate excellence in community engagement and education in floodplain management;
- Innovative Solutions - projects that involve the development or implementation of innovative floodplain management methods, techniques, or research with demonstrated benefits to floodplain management practice.
WHAT IS THE PRIZE?
Winner - $10,000 cash prize to be used for a purpose related to flood risk management or flood risk education plus Crystal Trophy plus Luxury Hamper
Highly Commended - A Full Three Day Registration to the 2023 FMA Conference and Pre-Conference Workshops plus Crystal Trophy plus Luxury Hamper
2022 WINNER: WOLLONGONG CITY COUNCIL for IMPLEMENTING ARR2019 IN WOLLONGONG
2022 HIGHLY COMMENDED: WATER TECHNOLOGY + SYNERGY SOLUTIONS + IPSWICH COUNCIL for the IPSWICH INTEGRATED CATCHMENT PLAN
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