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Special FMA Offer - Training in HEC-RAS Hydraulic Modelling - 8th August 2017
Following the success of the FMA Conference HEC-RAS training course a comprehensive training course of up to 5 days is now being offered from 11 to 15 September in Brisbane.
2017 Harold Sternbeck Medal Winner Announced - 1st August 2017
Dr Raymond Laine (Professional FMA Member), founder of Tasmanian firm Ozengage for his presentation "Bring the Marshmallows: New Engagement Technologies Stoking Flood Conversations".
City of Launceston's Flood Achievement Acknowledged - 1st August 2017
City of Launceston was listed as a finalist in the Awards for Excellence at last week’s annual conference of the Local Government Association of Tasmania (LGAT) for its response to the 2016 flood threat.
Conference Presentations Available to All - 1st August 2017
Presentations from the 2017 FMA National Conference in May are now available to the public on floods.org.au on the Resources page.
Flood Community of Practice Book Launch - 1st August 2017
The Queensland Flood Community of Practice has released a water management blue print for South East Queensland. The book Water Futures: An Integrated Water and Flood Management Plan for enhancing Liveability in South East Queensland was developed by sustainable design architect James Davidson, in collaboration with the Queensland Flood Community of Practice.
Floodplain Risk Management Short Course Begins 3 August - 1st August 2017
The 2017 FMA-OEH Floodplain Risk Management Short Course at the University of Technology, Sydney will be commencing on 3 August.
Queensland to be the Most Disaster-Resilient State? - 1st August 2017
The Queensland Reconstruction Authority (QRA) has released two key documents this month.
Upcoming NSW/ACT Chapter Meeting Venue Change - 1st August 2017
The upcoming NSW/ACT Chapter Meeting to held on the 17 August in Sydney has had a change of venue as our regular location is unavailable.
Watch - USA Flood Address - ASFPM Conference - 1st August 2017
Most FMA Members are familiar with our USA colleagues ASFPM, after having their delegations attend many of our National Conferences. ASFPM holds their Annual Conference mid-year, and in some years FMA Members have attended and presented a snapshot view of flood risk management in Australia.
Welcome New Corporate Members - 1st August 2017
Welcome to the Members who have joined FMA during the month of July.


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