Flood

Flood Basics

Discover how we define floods including a glossary of flood terms, learn what causes floods and where they occur; and browse the image gallery.

Flood Capabilities

Learn about Geoscience Australia's role developing models, methods, and information to analyse natural hazard and impacts; and its role in the National Flood Risk Information Project (NFRIP).

Australian Flood Studies Database

Search the Australian Flood Studies Database. The Portal provides a central point of access to published flood studies and the associated spatial data.

National Flood Risk Information Portal (BETA)

Search the National Flood Risk Information Portal (BETA). The Portal provides a central point of access to published flood studies and the associated spatial data.

Flood Studies Data Entry

The flood studies data entry and maintenance tool allows registered stakeholders to add information on new studies remotely; edit existing information and upload attachments to the database via the Internet. This tool requires a user login.

Research Reports - Floods

Find Geoscience Australia’s flood related reports and articles online.

Topic contact: hazards@ga.gov.au Last updated: December 9, 2013