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I know nothing of the substance behind it other than we need water to survive. But wouldn't it be possible and or make sense to have the gate open slightly all the time so basically its dumping the same amount of water out that is coming in within reason.

Monitor it daily, weekly, fortnightly or whatever and adjust so the level stays around the magical 70 80 90% or whatever they choose.

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WOOOOOHOOOOO :woohoo: good on them the river needed a flush out to get rid of that dam water hyacinth its a pest weed that smothers the water chokes up the water ways

It will stock the bass levels up again in the river the bigger ones were starting to thin out. :woohoo: more live bait for the bullies :woohoo: :woohoo:

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i cant wait for the action

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100% really means 60% of the total it can hold. That 40% on top of the "full" level is meant for flood mitigation. If it starts creeping above 110% releases would make more sense.

Knee jerk reaction to their monumental stuff up of trying to keep the dam full last time. They saw the $$ the water was worth as opposed to the real purpose the dam was built for

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there was just a news bulliten.

Brisbane will flood again going by current modelling

2011 flodds reaches 19 ish mtres

current modelleing worse case says this ytear 15 ish mtrs

And that is without wivanhoe being let out.

bremer and lockyer flooding will cause Brisbane river to flood.

maybe they will come to their senses about the 2011 floods and realise it was unavoidable and stop trying to blame someone.

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there was just a news bulliten.

Brisbane will flood again going by current modelling

2011 flodds reaches 19 ish mtres

current modelleing worse case says this ytear 15 ish mtrs

And that is without wivanhoe being let out.

bremer and lockyer flooding will cause Brisbane river to flood.

maybe they will come to their senses about the 2011 floods and realise it was unavoidable and stop trying to blame someone.

But shortie that's common sence, no one on either party posses that mythical power

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Got a text from ant

He lives

Less than 100 mtrs away

Do you have power he asks

Lol

I have plenty of power do you want me

To run an ext cord

Whilst I'm sitting watching a movie being run from the generator

My house is lit up like a Xmas tree

Have had 3 neighbors knock on the door so far

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Got a text from ant

He lives

Less than 100 mtrs away

Do you have power he asks

Lol

I have plenty of power do you want me

To run an ext cord

Whilst I'm sitting watching a movie being run from the generator

My house is lit up like a Xmas tree

Have had 3 neighbors knock on the door so far

You forgot turning on the aircon too as you were talking to me while recharging your phone ;-)

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some pics we took yesterday at colleges crossing

the sign says it all

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this one is taken from the top of the hill

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i was told a couple hours after the pics were taken the gasebo on the left is now under but im not 100% sure

there all under now
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