World News – AU – The next high tide will determine the fate of Coast Beach


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The next flood will determine the extent of the damage inflicted on Pumicestone Passage and Golden Beach after the wild weather on Bribie Island. s banks.

Caloundra Coast Guard volunteer commander Roger Pearce said Tuesday morning’s flood could further damage the island’s shores.

« At the moment no channel is broken, the waves are breaking over the surface, » he said.

â ???? But there is a 2. Tomorrow at 2:00 a.m., so we might have another problem tomorrow at 8:30 a.m..

â ???? There is nothing we can do right now. I’m speaking to the council this afternoon, they could try making a sandbag. â ????

The council’s civil protection coordinator, Kathy Buck, said the council was still assessing the damage.

« It looks like it’s just an exaggeration, not a breakthrough, but full confirmation will come after the tide has fallen and we can make a full assessment.  » She said.

The next hour will be critical in protecting Pumicestone Passage and Golden Beach after wild weather and swell broke the shores of Bribie Island.

A 2 m wide and 1 m deep hole at the north end of Bribie Island was discovered by a fisherman on Monday morning.

« We have an hour of swell and high tide, so it gets worse, » he said.

Mr Pearce said the falling tide could widen the hole, cause greater erosion and endanger the Golden Sands.

â ???? In a few hours the water will want to get out of the passage and it will be at a higher level in the passage than at the sea, so the water will flow back through this hole. a???? he said.

« Bells Creek and Roy » are much further down and the water from these areas is two hours after normal high tide. As soon as it turns around, if there’s a hole in the island, it flows out there. â ????

Mr Pearce said he and other Coast Guard volunteers were on their way to investigate the damage.


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World News – AU – The next high tide will decide the fate of the coastal beach


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