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2018 FMA Conference Updates - 1st September 2017
Organisation for the 2018 FMA National Conference at Gold Coast is well underway with just over 8 months to go.
Dr Stephen Yeo Leads Windsor Flood Walks - 1st September 2017
During the 150th Anniversary of the Great Flood in the Hawkesbury-Nepean this month, FMA Professional Member Dr. Stephen Yeo led walking tours highlighting the flood history of the Windsor area. The flood tours were incredibly popular, and quickly booked out as they provided residents with insights into the famed flooding of 1867, and the shared community stories of the event.
FMA Executives Visit Victorian Members - 1st September 2017
It was a full house for the Flood Data and Insurance Workshop hosted by the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) in Melbourne on 24 August.
Harold Sternbeck Medal Presentation - 1st September 2017
During the recent FMA NSW/ACT Chapter Meeting in Sydney, FMA President Ian Dinham and FMA Communications Director Sue Ribbons formally presented the prestigious Harold Sternbeck Medal to this year’s winner Dr. Raymond Laine.
NSW/ACT Chapter Meeting Roundup - 1st September 2017
Over 50 Members and visitors attended the NSW/ACT Chapter Meeting on 17 August at the elegant Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, Sydney.
National Flood Manual Workshop Sydney - 19 September - 1st September 2017
Engineers Australia’s Water Panel is running a full day seminar on the latest advances in the flood risk space and the National Manual, with a specific focus on the recently released Handbook 7: Managing the floodplain: A guide to best practice floodplain management.
Welcome New FMA Members - 1st September 2017
FMA would like to welcome two new Corporate Members into Floodplain Management Australia:
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.


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