A message from your Mayor

Gawler River Floodplain Management Authority

The City of Playford is one of the six Constituent Councils of the Gawler River Floodplain Management Authority (GRFMA).

The GRFMA has been established for the following purposes:

  1. To co-ordinate the construction, operation and maintenance of flood mitigation infrastructure in the Gawler River area (the Floodplain);
  2. To raise finance for the purpose of developing, managing and operating and maintaining flood mitigation works within the Floodplain;
  3. To provide a forum for the discussion and consideration of topics relating to the Constituent Council's obligations and responsibilities in relation to management of flood mitigation within the Floodplain;
  4. To enter into agreements with Constituent Councils for the purpose of managing and developing the Floodplain.

For more information on this project please visit the GRFMA Website.

New data potentially impacts allowable development on the Gawler River Floodplain

The following media release and links to the GRFMA website are available to view:


If you require further clarification contact Jane Strange on 8256 0333.

Gawler River Floodplain_no.2 revised





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