FMA Flood Risk Management Project of the Year

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Floodplain Management Australia’s nation-wide Excellence Awards will 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 Annual Floodplain Management Australia Excellence Award for the Flood Risk Management Project of the Year is announced at the FMA National Conference that occurs each year.


This Award will be 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.



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


Nominations have closed for 2022. The winners of the 2022 Excellence Awards will be announced at the FMA National Conference in Toowoomba on the 19th May.

If you have any queries about the Excellence Awards, Contact Us.