Gawler Rivers Flood Plain
Sections of land adjoining Gawler River, North Para River and South Para River have been identified as being susceptible to indundation by flood waters. This land is therefore referred to as the Gawler Rivers Flood Plain Area.
In July 2013 the Town of Gawler's Development Plan was amended to include additional policies relating to development within the Gawler Rivers Flood Plain, which can have severe repercussions for the development of land within the Gawler Rivers Flood Plain Area.
If you wish to build on your land and it is within the Gawler Rivers Flood Plain area, you are encouraged to read pages 29-38 of the Town of Gawler_Development_Plan.
If you are purchasing land identified as being in the Gawler Rivers Flood Plain Area, it is strongly recommended that you seek independent technical advice as to potential impacts on your land purchase, property purchase or proposed development prior to the purchase of the land.
You may view the maps below, or the maps in the Development Plan via the link above to determine if your property is within the flood plain. If you have any further questions relating to the Gawler Rivers Flood Plain please contact us on 8522 9211.