MLU FORUM  

Go Back   MLU FORUM > 'B' ECHELON > Military Shows & Events > COROWA - THE EVENT

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 06-10-16, 11:42
Richard Farrant's Avatar
Richard Farrant Richard Farrant is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Kent, England
Posts: 3,393
Default Corowa flood conditions release

hi,
Just posting a message from the KVE President regarding current flooding at Corowa, in relation to the Swim-In event in March. The photo attached was taken this week looking from bottom of Sanger St. towards the bridge with Bangerang Park on the left:

"G’Day all

As most of you may be aware that the southern and western regions of NSW, and areas of Victoria, have been having some severe weather over the last few weeks. This has resulted in a number of townships and communities being flooded. Unfortunately Corowa has also been affected with Flood waters up to the bottom of Sanger Street, including Ball Park Caravan Park and other caravan parks nearby. What this means for us is still too early to determine but our hearts and thoughts go out to the Community. We will be liaising with our Stake holders at an appropriate time to continue with our planning of the Swim In, but until then we will let the community focus on recovering from these floods. Please be patient and wait for us to release periodical updates on our planning. Some things may need to change and some may be fine to continue, these we cannot answer until we know and understand what condition the Corowa community is in.
Our plans are always dependant on the weather and current conditions at the time.

Thanks for your patience and Support for the Corowa Community
Scott Rough
KVE President"
Attached Images
 
__________________
Richard

1943 Bedford QLD lorry - 1941 BSA WM20 m/cycle - 1943 Daimler Scout Car Mk2
MVT, IMPS member, AMVCS hon. member and Newsletter Editor
KVE President & KVE News Editor
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 06-10-16, 12:34
Jan Thompson's Avatar
Jan Thompson Jan Thompson is offline
Corowa Project 30
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posts: 488
Default

I have just spoken to Neville Smith who has witnessed many floods in Corowa over the past 60 years and once the water recedes things will return back to normal fairly quickly. (You shouldn't need your gumboots.) Neville doesn't see a problem for us if the water recedes in a couple of months.
__________________
Jan Thompson
Sydney, NSW, Australia
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Research & Development
THE COROWA YEAR 30 PROJECT
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Heads Up: Mailmen Back of beyond press release Keith Webb For Sale Or Wanted 0 24-08-14 08:20
Clutch release bearing carriers ajmac The Carrier Forum 2 31-03-11 23:51
The 2007 DVD release Keith Webb COROWA - THE EVENT 11 24-02-08 11:38
1952 Winnipeg Flood Garry Shipton (RIP) The Sergeants' Mess 0 23-09-05 05:13
Convince me....Re: CAD release cmp_uc_guy The Carrier Forum 3 22-08-05 00:37


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 11:28.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © Maple Leaf Up, 2003-2016