North West Region
North West Region

The North West Region extends from the NSW/QLD border in the north, south to include Glen Innes Lake Copeton and Bingara. It includes Tenterfield and surrounds in the east and Mungindi and Mogil Mogil in the west.

Events and Activities

Visit these events to meet your local NSW SES members and learn about Flood, Storm and Tsunami Safety.

No events and activities


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Local rivers

  • Barwon
  • Beardy
  • Deepwater
  • Dumaresq
  • Gwydir
  • Horton
  • MacIntyre
  • Mehi
  • Mole
  • Severn

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Recent Floods and Storms

January/February 2012

Locations affected by Floods

  • Gwydir
  • Inverell
  • Moree
  • Tenterfield

November 2011

Locations affected by Floods

  • Glen Innes-Severn
  • Gwydir
  • Inverell
  • Moree Plains

June 2011

Locations affected by Storms and Floods

  • Glen Innes Severn

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Record floods

February
1976
Gauge: Ashford (severn River)
Peak Height: 9.56m
River: Severn River
June
1893
Gauge: Bingara
Peak Height: 14.90m
River: Gwydir River
February
1976
Gauge: Boggabilla
Peak Height: 12.83m
River: Macintyre River
January
2011
Gauge: Goondiwindi
Peak Height: 10.62m
River: Macintyre River
February
1955
Gauge: Gravesend
Peak Height: 17.50m
River: Gwydir River
February
1955
Gauge: Inverell
Peak Height: 6.02m
River: Macintyre River
February
1955
Gauge: Moree
Peak Height: 10.87m
River: Mehi River
August
2003
Gauge: Mungindi
Peak Height: 8.46m
River: Barwon River
February
1950
Gauge: Pallamallawa
Peak Height: 11.06m
River: Gwydir River
February
1976
Gauge: Riverton
Peak Height: 10.52m
River: Macintyre River
February
1955
Gauge: Yarraman Bridge
Peak Height: 7.55m
River: Gwydir River
November
2000
Gauge: Yetman (bridge Gauge)
Peak Height: 10.99m
River: Macintyre River