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Not if but when - Sydney can expect more flood disasters
The flood cycle could become shorter over the next few decades Sydney's recent disastrous flood wasn't unprecedented but we can expect more major...
How to reduce the effects of natural disasters rather than just clean up after them
A man — desperately begging for help from emergency services — dies in his car as it is swallowed by floodwaters on a...
Raising dam wall could lead to more development on floodplain, Emergency Minister says
NSW Emergency Services Minister David Elliott says raising the Warragamba Dam wall could pave the way for the release of more land for...
When the levee breaks
Some say the Warragamba Dam wall needs to be raised to help prevent the devastating floods seen in Sydney this week — but...
Archaeologist says he was hired as PR move over Warragamba Dam project
An archaeologist recruited by consultants for WaterNSW to advise on the Aboriginal significance of an area set to be flooded by the controversial...
The dam that busted open an old NSW cabinet wound
At the same time as Sydney was being inundated with the biggest downpour in 50 years and its main dam was spilling billions...
NSW government attempts to dodge $2.8b compensation bill for Warragamba Dam environmental damage, documents reveal
The New South Wales government tried to avoid paying nearly $3 billion in compensation for environmental damage expected to occur as part of...
‘The valley can fill up like a bathtub’: Experts warn of known NSW flood risk
The emergency evacuation of thousands of Western Sydney residents living in flood-prone areas has been 200 years in the making, climate experts say....

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