Month: April 2021

Sophie Barrett2, Dr David Rissik1, Shannon Haines3 1BMT, 2Cairns City Council, Cairns, Queensland, 3Ethos Urban, Brisbane, Queensland Abstract: Cairns Regional Council in partnership with the Queensland Government, is planning to address the effects of a changing climate on the Cairns coastal region...
  • April 15, 2021
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Mr Timothy Stead1, Dr Fangjun Li1 1Department Of Transport, Fremantle, AU Abstract: This presentation will summarise an investigation into excess wrack accumulation during summer at Two Rocks southern beaches. Excess wrack has concerned local residents due to odours during decomposition,...
  • April 9, 2021
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Mr John Ryan1, Mr Jim Waldron1, Mr Daryl Metters1 1Department Of Environment And Science, Deagon, Australia Abstract: The Queensland Government Hydraulics Laboratory (QGHL) monitors storm tide and ocean waves in Queensland coastal waters for use during extreme events and for...
  • April 9, 2021
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Dr Ana Rubio1, Ms Kristy Guise1, Mr Roman Kadluczka2, Dr Bronson McPherson2 1Hornsby Shire Council, Hornsby, Australia, 2Department of Planning, Industry and Environment – MHL, Manly Vale, Australia Abstract: Coastal communities inherently aspire to be able to swim in estuaries. ...
  • April 9, 2021
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Dr Stacey Priestley1, Jonathan Tyler1, Savannah Liebelt1, Luke Mosley1, Wei Wen Wong2, Yuexiao Shao1, Zara Woolston1, Mark Farrell3, David Welsh4, Justin Brookes1, Alan Collins1, Juraj Farkas1 1University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia, 2Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 3CSIRO Agriculture & Food, Adelaide,...
  • April 9, 2021
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Miss Renae Riviere1 1Conservation Volunteers Australia, Hobart, Australia 1University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia, 2Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 3CSIRO Agriculture & Food, Adelaide, Australia, 4Griffiths University , Southport, Australia Abstract: In 2020, Conservation Volunteers Australia launched their new project aimed at...
  • April 9, 2021
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Dr Stacey Priestley1, Jonathan Tyler1, Savannah Liebelt1, Luke Mosley1, Wei Wen Wong2, Yuexiao Shao1, Zara Woolston1, Mark Farrell3, David Welsh4, Justin Brookes1, Alan Collins1, Juraj Farkas1 1University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia, 2Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 3CSIRO Agriculture & Food, Adelaide,...
  • April 9, 2021
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Mr Daryl Metters1 1Department Of Environment And Science, Brisbane, Australia Abstract: Citizen science has become a popular way to collect data and information, and to engage the wider public in scientific research. Community engagement in citizen science is a cost-effective...
  • April 9, 2021
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Dr Jaz Lawes1, Mr Shane Daw1 1Surf Life Saving Australia, Sydney, Australia Abstract: Bystanders who drown attempting a rescue are becoming an increasingly important issue within drowning prevention. In Australia, most of these incidents occur in coastal waterways. This study...
  • April 9, 2021
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Dr Jasmine B.D. Jaffres1, Dr Chris Cuff1, Dr Cecily Rasmussen1 1C&R Consulting, Townsville, Australia Abstract: Planning and mitigation measures often assume that flood risk remains mostly invariable over time. Variations are mostly expected on a seasonal scale, although La Niña...
  • April 9, 2021
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