Floods in Australia
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|Date||Location Australia all over Australia||State(s)||Fatalities|
|December 1863||Melbourne (December)||VIC||1|
|1900||Western Australian floods||WA|
|1909||Western Victorian floods||VIC||4|
|1929||Tasmanian Floods||TAS||22|
|1934||Yarra River||VIC||35|
|1947||June 1947 Tasmanian floods||TAS|
|1950||Maitland, Gippsland, West Queensland||NSW, VIC, QLD||1|
|1955||Maitland flood||NSW||14|
|1955||All southern states (August)||WA, SA, VIC, NSW, TAS||2|
|1956||Murray River flood||NSW, VIC, SA|
|1970||All eastern states (December)||QLD, NSW, VIC, TAS||16|
|1971||Canberra flood||ACT||7|
|1974||Brisbane flood||QLD||16|
|1990||East Coast||NSW||7|
|1996||Queensland and New South Wales||NSW & QLD||4|
|June 2007||Hunter Valley/Maitland floods||NSW||10|
|June 2007||Gippsland Floods||VIC|
|February 2008||Mackay floods||QLD|
|September 2010||Victorian floods (Sept)||VIC|
|March 2010||Queensland floods (March)||QLD|
|December 2010||Carnarvon/Gascoyne (December)||WA|
|November 2010- January 2011||Queensland floods (Dec–Jan)||QLD||35|
|January 2011||2011 Victorian Floods (Jan)||VIC||2|
|August 2011||Gippsland (August)||VIC||1|
|February-March 2012||Eastern Australia (Feb-Mar)||NSW, VIC, QLD||2|
|March 2012||Gippsland and Koowerup||VIC||0|
|January-February 2013||2013 Eastern Australia Floods (Jan)||QLD, NSW||6|
|April 2015||2015 Hunter Valley/Central Coast/Sydney Floods||NSW||8|
|May 2015||South-East Queensland Flash Floods||QLD||5|
|June 2016||2016 Tasmanian Floods||TAS||3|
- The Argus. 28 December 1863
- The Great Flood of Ballarat. pg 6. The Maitland Mercury & Hunter River General Advertiser. 23 October 1869
- The Floods in Australia: Heavy Losses Revealed. Launceston Examiner. 18 July 1891
- Whitaker (2005), 30.
- Kenny (n.d.).
- pg 1. The West Australian. Thursday 6 April 1950
- "Tropical Cyclone Les", Bureau of Meteorology
- "Death toll from Queensland Floods". Queensland Police Service. 24 January 2011. Retrieved 26 January 2011.
- "Missing boy's body found". ABC News. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 18 January 2011. Retrieved 18 January 2011.
- "Victoria flash floods claim first victim". News.ninemsn.com.au. Retrieved 2011-12-29.
- "Storm leaves eight dead". Daily Mail. London. 21 April 2015.
- "Four missing as floods devastate Tasmania; NSW mops up". ABC News. 2016-06-06. Retrieved 2016-06-08.
- Devin, L.B. and D.L. Purcell (1983) Flooding in Australia Canberra : Australian Government Publishing Service ISBN 0-644-02627-8 : (Water 2000 : consultants report no. 11)(Department of Resources and Energy).
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