Local Government Profile
Townsville - Australia
Mr. Ed Hardy Coordinator operations and support Twonsville City Council Rowes Bay Sustainability Centre 56 Capte Pallarends Road PO Box 1268 Tel:0061467781554 Email: [email protected]
Size : 3,736 km2 sq km
Population : 2009 - 181,743
Part Of : Queensland
Hazards : Cyclone, Flood, Land Slide, Storm Surge, Tsunami
The "All Hazards" Risk Assessment studies for the Townsville area have been completed and the strategies and outcomes adopted by Council. The main risks to the Townsville community and environment are: cyclone/storm tide; flooding; landslides; tsunami; and bushfire. Other threats that have been identified are at a lower risk than those listed above.