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Incorporating climate change in Australian flood estimation guidance

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr Conrad Wasko, Prof Seth Westra, Prof Rory Nathan, Dr Harriet G Orr, Prof Gabriele Villarini, Mr Roberto Villalobos Herrera, Prof Hayley J Fowler Abstract Paper

Practical application of gridded rainfall in creating a calibrated hydrological model in northern Western Australia

Digital hydrology Mr Martin Jacobs Abstract Paper

Evaluation of Breach Geometry from Overtopping of an Embankment Dam Using a Physical Model

Water management for infrastructure and mining Ms Julia Sa, Prof Aloysio Saliba Abstract Paper

Modelling Accuracy Required for Reliable Urban Flood Design Estimation

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Prof James Ball Abstract Paper

Prediction of seasonal rainfall using a hybrid Machine Learning technique

Digital hydrology Mr Meysam Ghamariadyan, A/Prof Monzur Imteaz Abstract Paper

Performance evaluation of event-based hydrological designs of WSUD technologies using continuous simulation modelling

Urban water management Mrs Farjana Akhter, Dr Guna Hewa, Dr Faisal Ahammed, Dr Baden Mayer, Prof John Argue Abstract Paper

Shoalhaven River catchment rainfall-runoff model

Integrated water resource management Dr Ashok Raut, Mrs Richa Neupane, Mr Golam Kibria, Mr Mahes Maheswaran Abstract Paper

The journey of a once in a lifetime hydrologic data management system replacement

Digital hydrology Mr Yu-chun Chou, Mr Aidan Smith Abstract Paper

Incorporating stochastic variation of storm space time pattern centring in a Monte Carlo hydrologic model

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Matthew Scorah, Prof Rory Nathan, Mr Simon Lang Abstract Paper

Estimates of spatial coherence and dependence for extreme storms in the tropical and coastal regions of Australia

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Matthew Scorah, Mrs Jing (Ashley) Zhang, Prof Rory Nathan, Mr Simon Lang Abstract Paper

Water Resources for Urban Supply – Tasmanian Context and Opportunities

Urban water management Mr Stephen Purvis Abstract Paper

An Investigation Into the Impact of Subareal Shape on Hydrologic Model Discharges

Digital hydrology Mr Anthony Barthelmess, Mr Ted Rigby Abstract Paper

Water Quality Parameters for Future Climate Change Scenarios

Urban water management Dr Ashiq Rasheed, Dr Prasanna Egodawatta Abstract Paper

Historical water footprint for one of the thirstiest crops in Australia

Integrated water resource management Dr Iqbal Hossain, A/Prof Monzur Imteaz, Dr Anirban Khastagir, Mr Meysam Ghamariadyan Abstract Paper

Detecting pharmaceuticals downstream of a wastewater treatment plant: A case study investigating natural waterways in Victoria, Australia 

Healthy environments and water quality Mr Ahmad Harahsheh, Dr Benjamin Long, A/Prof Andrew Barton Abstract Paper

Future projections of rainwater tank outcomes for Brisbane under climate change scenarios

Responding to climate change Mr Mohammad Saarim Khan, Dr Monzur Alam Imteaz Abstract Paper

Temperature Characteristics for a Deep Water Supply Reservoir: A case study for Lake Bellfield.

Healthy environments and water quality A/Prof Andrew Barton Abstract Paper

Flood risk management design for the Western Sydney Airport and the challenges associated with adopting ARR 2019 on large scale infrastructure design projects

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Ziyaad Hassan Abstract Paper

Western Sydney Airport Trunk Drainage Network: 1. Hydraulic design of a large stormwater network

Urban water management Ms Yuna Chen Abstract Paper

Spatial and weather variabilities of rainwater tank outcomes for Brisbane (Australia)

Informing policy and operational decisions Mr Mohammad Saarim Khan, Dr Monzur Alam Imteaz Abstract Paper

Airrigation- Irrigation with air and water

Water management for infrastructure and mining Dr Mohjo Ghafouri Abstract Paper

Dam Asset Monitoring using the Internet of Things and Digital Cloud Technology 

Digital hydrology Mr Steve Barker Abstract Paper

Western Sydney Airport Trunk Drainage Network: 2.  Modelling of runoff quality

Urban water management Mr Robert Peterson Abstract Paper

Reassessing flood hydrology for Burdekin Falls Dam

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr Phillip Jordan, Mr Declan O'Shea, Mr Peter Hill, Prof Rory Nathan, Mr Simon Lang, Mr Michael Hughes, Dr Daryl Lam, Mr Adam Broit Abstract Paper

Nitrate removal from stormwater by wetlands for healthy streams

Urban water management Miss Chaitanya Arora, Dr Meenakshi Arora, Dr Matthew Burns Abstract Paper

Machine learning to improve hydrologic calibration and reduce risk

Digital hydrology Mr Kyle Thomson Abstract Paper

Aspects of ARR2019 design rainfall inputs

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr Anthony Ladson Abstract Paper

Application of HEC-HMS in Australia including injection of ARR2019 Temporal Patterns, establishment of calibrated parameters and comparison with other Australian hydrological models

Digital hydrology Dr Chris Ryan, Mr Martin Jacobs Abstract Paper

Applied Palaeo-hydrology for the Burnett River

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr Daryl Lam, Mr Adam Broit Abstract Paper

Hydraulic Flood Modelling Sensitivity Analysis of Culvert Blockage Factors and Blockage Timing

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Lee Williams, Prof James Ball Abstract Paper

Deriving gauge rating curves using 2D hydrodynamic models to improve estimation of peak flows in Queensland

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Samuel Walker, Dr Carlos Gonzalez Abstract Paper

Seasonal water demand forecasting: A case study in the southern Murray Darling Basin, Australia

Integrated water resource management Dr Kirsti Hakala, Prof QJ Wang, Mr Rob Rendell, Prof Andrew Western, Mr Alistair Korn, Dr Wenyan Wu, Dr Yating Tang, Dr Qichun Yang, Miss Leila Forouhar Abstract Paper

Assessing the applicability of climate change projections for water quality and ecological modelling in the Port Phillip and Western Port catchments

Responding to climate change Dr Lydia Cetin, Dr Yung En Chee, Dr Matthew Burns, Dr Anthony Ladson, Dr Rhys Coleman, Dr Shiroma Maheepala Abstract Paper

Wastewater Collection Network Salinity Intrusion – Using Data Analytics to Rapidly Resolve an Emergency Incident

Urban water management Dr Stephen Beckwith Abstract Paper

Benchmarking ARR2019 for Victoria

Digital hydrology Ms Erin Hughes, Mr David Stephens, Mr Peter Hill, Dr Tony Ladson, Prof Rory Nathan, Mr Ruwan Jayasinghe, Ms Rebecca Lett Abstract Paper

Investigating impacts of flow events on total suspended solids in inflows for water quality model calibration

Low flow and drought Ms Josie Cairns, Dr Chris Chen, Ms Sara Khan, Ms Marlène Van Der Sterren Abstract Paper

Catchment may not recover from drought: a statistical analysis of hydrological resilience throughout Victoria

Responding to climate change Dr Tim Peterson, Dr Margarita Saft, Dr Murray Peel, Mr Andrew John Abstract Paper

Continuous Simulation Hydrological Modelling for a Mine Haul Road

Water management for infrastructure and mining Mr Matt Johnson, Mrs Nicola Logan Abstract Paper

Adoption of 7-day streamflow forecasting service for operational decision making in the Murray Darling Basin, Australia

Informing policy and operational decisions Dr Fitsum Woldemeskel, Mr Andrew Bishop, Mr Patrick Sunter, Mr Nikeeth Ramanathan, Ms Radhika Subramanian, Dr Aynul Kabir, Dr Prasantha Hapuarachchi, Dr Mohammed Bari, Dr Narendra Tuteja, Dr Paul Feikema Abstract Paper

Water Management and the Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management

Water management for infrastructure and mining Ms Nicola Logan Abstract Paper

Creating intelligent taps: introducing a computer vision prototype ‘Tappy’ for efficient and responsible household water use

Integrated water resource management Mr Ned Cooper, Ms Lorenn Ruster, Mr Nischal Mainali, Mr Teffera G. Teffera Abstract Paper

Where is the data for western NSW? A critique of stream flow data availability for western NSW and how to improve it.

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mrs Karen Brakell, Dr Eric Lam Abstract Paper

Direct rainfall, runoff-routing and FFA in an urban setting - what can we trust? 

Digital hydrology Mr Jordan Maultby, Mr Ben McMaster Abstract Paper

The Guidelines for Assessing the Impact of Climate Change on Water Availability in Victoria

Responding to climate change Ms Rebecca Lett, Mr Brad Neal, Mr Geoff Steendam Abstract Paper

Multi-temporal Hydrological Residual Error Modellingfor Seamless Subseasonal Streamflow Forecasting

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr David McInerney, A/Prof Mark Thyer, Prof Dmitri Kavetski, Prof George Kuczera, Dr Narendra Tuteja, Mr Richard Laugesen Abstract Paper

Improving the reliability of sub-seasonal forecasts of high and low flows by using a flow-dependent non-parametric model

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting A/Prof Mark Thyer, Dr David McInerney, Prof Dmitri Kavetski, Prof George Kuczera Abstract Paper

Understanding the 2019-20 bushfire impact on catchment water yield in the context of climate change

Responding to climate change Ms Rachel Brown, Prof Patrick Lane, Dr Gary Sheridan, Dr Sandra Dharmadi Abstract Paper

Multi-objective optimisation to manage trade-offs in water quality and quantity of complex water resource system

Informing policy and operational decisions Ms Sayani Dey, A/Prof Andrew Barton, Prof Adil Bagirov, Dr Harpreet Kandra, Mr Kym Wilson Abstract Paper

Probabilistic streamflow prediction and uncertainty quantification in ephemeral Australian catchments

Low flow and drought Prof Dmitri Kavetski, Dr David McInerney, A/Prof Mark Thyer, Dr Julien Lerat, Prof George Kuczera Abstract Paper

Regional Flood Frequency Estimation in Arid Australia

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Andrew Northfield, Mr Tim Craig, Mr Peter Hill Abstract Paper

New Calibration Method to Improve Flood Estimates

Digital hydrology Mrs Tim Rhodes Abstract Paper

New parameter inference method for multiple lead-time post-processing of precipitation forecasts

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr Durga Shrestha, Dr David Robertson, Mr James Bennett Abstract Paper

Water Regime Emulation in Dryland Wetland Systems Using Network Linear Programming

Integrated water resource management Dr Juan Quijano, Dr Jose Rodriguez, Prof George Kuczera, Dr Patricia Saco, Dr Steven Sandi, Mrs Rebecca Carlier, Dr Li Wen, A/Prof In-Young Yeo, Dr Indishe Senanayake Abstract Paper

Forestalling the Fitzroy: Gauging the social risks of flooding in Rockhampton

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Matthew Huff, Mr Richard Corbett Abstract Paper

Water diversion and groundwater inflow to the Teesta River during the dry season

Low flow and drought Mr Mohamamd Hossen Abstract Paper

Impacts of tropical cyclones and land use changes on coastal ecosystems health of the Pacific Islands due to catchment sediment exports.

Healthy environments and water quality Miss Eliana Jorquera, Mr Angelo Breda, Dr Jose Rodriguez, Dr Patricia Saco, Dr Danielle Verdon-Kidd Abstract Paper

Progress with development into practice of the Rainfall Runoff Routing (RRR) model

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr David Kemp, Dr Guna Hewa Abstract Paper

Monthly Precipitation Prediction for Decadal Timescale using Facebook Prophet at a Catchment Scale

Responding to climate change Mr Md Monowar Hossain, Dr Nikhil Garg, A/Prof A. H. M. Faisal Anwar, Dr Mahesh Prakash, Dr Mohammed Bari Abstract Paper

Practical Approaches to produce high quality probabilistic predictions and improve risk-based decision making

Digital hydrology A/Prof Mark Thyer, Mr Jason Hunter, Dr David McInerney, Prof Dmitri Kavetski Abstract Paper

A comparison between data-driven and conceptual approaches for short-term irrigation demand forecasting at irrigation-district level

Water management for infrastructure and mining Miss Leila Forouhar, Dr Wenyan Wu, Prof QJ Wang, Dr Kirsti Hakala, Dr Yating Tang Abstract Paper

High-quality probabilistic streamflow predictions with a range of commonly-used objective functions in hydrology

Digital hydrology Mr Jason Hunter, A/Prof Mark Thyer, Dr David McInerney, Prof Dmitri Kavetski Abstract Paper

Bushfire Effects on Hydrologic Model Development for Streamflow Forecasting

Integrated water resource management Dr Seline Ng, Dr David Robertson, Mr James Bennett Abstract Paper

Identifying causal interactions between groundwater and streamflow in three Australian catchments using convergent cross-mapping

Groundwater Mr Giancarlo Bonotto, Dr Tim Peterson, Dr Keirnan Fowler, Prof Andrew W. Western Abstract Paper

Joint problems: An application of downstream coincident hydrology as part of a portfolio risk assessment

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Adam Broit Abstract Paper

The importance and challenge of balancing floodplain impacts for transport corridor upgrades

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Rob Leslie, Mr Taher Karimian Abstract Paper

The Victorian Water and Climate Initiative – Major findings and next steps

Responding to climate change Mr Geoff Steendam, Dr Pandora Hope, Dr Francis Chiew, Dr Murray Peel Abstract Paper

Removing tidal aliasing in estuarine discharge data

Low flow and drought Mr Justin Stockley Abstract Paper

Inspiring the next generation of hydrologists at the school level; current Australian STEM programs and a detailed industry case study

Digital hydrology Mr Justin Stockley Abstract Paper

Investigations on Irrigation Diversions in Murrumbidgee River system using Satellite Imagery and Water Resources Models.

Water management for infrastructure and mining Mr Gurmeet Singh, Mr Tim Morrison, Mr Golam Kibria Abstract Paper

How to do a failure consequence assessment for a dam

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Chris Nielsen, Mr Tyson Leong Cuzack, Mr David Li, Mr Rob Fowden Abstract Paper

Variation in Extreme Levels Flooded in Response to Sudden Coastal Surges

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr Alastair Barnett Abstract Paper

Reconciling Recent Major Flood Events with Design Rainfall

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Mr Gordon Huang, Ms Rachel Jensen, Mr Adam Broit Abstract Paper

LIDAR technology in hydraulic engineering: from laboratory validation to field application

Hydraulics Ms Rui Li, Dr Kristen D. Splinter, Dr Stefan Felder Abstract Paper

Readying the Tube Fishway for field deployment

Hydraulics Prof William Peirson, Ms Maryam Farzadkhoo, A/Prof John Harris, Prof Richard Kingsford, Prof Iain Suthers, Dr Stefan Felder Abstract Paper

Advances in Australian rip rap sizing approaches 

Hydraulics Mr Krey Price Abstract Paper

Accounting for sediment transport in the design of river diversion systems in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia

Hydraulics Mr Gary Lazorov, Mrs Kristy Chandler Abstract Paper

Analysing Gauge Records on the Macquarie River and Talbragar River to Inform Flood Risk Assessment in Dubbo, Australia

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Dr Brett C Phillips, Mr Stephen Yu Abstract Paper

Revised Regional Flood Frequency Estimation for Australia

Floods-risk assessment and forecasting Ms Monique Retallick, Mr Mark Babister, Mr Nathan Dunning Abstract Paper

Impact of bushfires in mixed-species eucalypt forests on catchment yield

Integrated water resource management Mrs Rebekah May, Mr Phil Pedruco, Prof Rory Nathan, Dr Kim Kim Seong (ks) Tan, Prof Patrick Lane, Mr Walter Godoy Abstract Paper

Can a daily rainfall-runoff model be successy calibrated to monthly streamflow?

Integrated water resource management Prof Dmitri Kavetski, Dr Julien Lerat, Dr David McInerney, A/Prof Mark Thyer Abstract Paper