Drought & Flood Recovery

Seasonal contrasts in the Basin can be extreme ranging from drought to flood, sometimes in the same year.

In times of flood QMDC helps to:
  • helps landholders rebuild damaged infrastructure after flooding  
  • helps to organise volunteer relief efforts through our Dirty Gloves program.
In times of drought QMDC: 
  • is an member of the South Queensland Regional Drought Network – a network of government and non-government service providers who work with drought affected primary producers.
  • helps organise a range of events to provide information with regard to best practice natural resource management appropriate to the current conditions
  • supports the Tie Up the Black Dog Committee to host events.