Flooding in Brisbane | Brisbane City Council


Find out how you can protect your house and family from flooding, including online tools and checklists.

There are many simple things businesses can do to prepare themselves, their workforce and their customers from a flood emergency.


Find information on Council's current flood initiatives, policies and strategies, including Council's FloodSmart Future Strategy.


Click through Council’s interactive house to understand risks associated with severe weather and find tips on how you can be better prepared.

Council's online tools

""Online flood maps

Council's Flood Awareness Maps provide flood information for your suburb and surrounding area, including any local history of flooding. You can also watch a video to help you understand the sources of flooding that may affect your area.

""Planning and Building Flood Report

Council's free Council's FloodWise Property Report provides property specific information to enable you to plan and build in accordance with the correct requirements.


Severe weather alerts

Get free early warning alerts about severe weather and creek flooding in your neighbourhood. Alerts are sent by email, SMS or phone message to registered Brisbane residents.

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