Coastal Hazards Adaptation Strategy

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As our climate changes, Brisbane City Council wants to ensure our coastal communities remain resilient and safe, confident and ready for coastal hazards such as cyclones, coastal erosion, storm-tides and sea level rise.

Council is developing a Coastal Hazard Adaptation Strategy to assess the risk from projected effects of sea level rise over the medium to long term, and propose adaption measures to mitigate impacts.

Council is gathering local knowledge about areas in Brisbane affected by coastal hazards. This feedback will assist Council understand the different types of coastal hazards, specific locations and suggested solutions.

Council is receiving funding support through the QCoast2100 program, a partnership between the Queensland Government and the Local Government Association Queensland for the development and implementation of the strategy.


As our climate changes, Brisbane City Council wants to ensure our coastal communities remain resilient and safe, confident and ready for coastal hazards such as cyclones, coastal erosion, storm-tides and sea level rise.

Council is developing a Coastal Hazard Adaptation Strategy to assess the risk from projected effects of sea level rise over the medium to long term, and propose adaption measures to mitigate impacts.

Council is gathering local knowledge about areas in Brisbane affected by coastal hazards. This feedback will assist Council understand the different types of coastal hazards, specific locations and suggested solutions.

Council is receiving funding support through the QCoast2100 program, a partnership between the Queensland Government and the Local Government Association Queensland for the development and implementation of the strategy.


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Have you experienced or observed a coastal hazard in Brisbane? This may include tidal inundation, erosion or storm surge with seawall overtopping. You can also let us know about the coastal places you love to visit and are important to the community and suggest your ideas and solutions. 

Share your localised knowledge. 

  1. Zoom into your area of interest on the map.
  2. Select a pin from the themed pins.
  3. Click on the selected pin and drag onto the map.
  4. Include any details in the comments, and even share a photo.

Have you experienced or observed a coastal hazard in Brisbane? This may include tidal inundation, erosion or storm surge with seawall overtopping. You can also let us know about the coastal places you love to visit and are important to the community and suggest your ideas and solutions. 

Share your localised knowledge. 

  1. Zoom into your area of interest on the map.
  2. Select a pin from the themed pins.
  3. Click on the selected pin and drag onto the map.
  4. Include any details in the comments, and even share a photo.