Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) - SQNRM P3 (former QMDC_49)
Southern Queensland Landscapes (formerly a Queensland Murray-Darling Committee project)
Case study type
NDRRA - joint Commonwealth and State
1 July 2017
Contours to be repaired. The aim is to effectively channel the water to dams and waterways, preventing in-paddock erosion.
Landholders contributing 50% of soil conservation cost and 30% of creek restoration costs.
In total, 88 projects were completed by 30 June 2019. These included:
Approximately 290,000 tonnes of sediment have been prevented from polluting the coastline every year; including the Great Barrier Reef and Moreton Bay environments.
Natural Disaster Relief and Recover Arrangements Summary Report
Last updated: 23 March 2021
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2021) Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) - SQNRM P3 (former QMDC_49), WetlandInfo website, accessed 1 February 2023. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/natural-disaster-relief-and-recovery-arrangements-ndrra-sqnrm-p3-former-qmdc-49-a272/