Engineers Australia is home to over 100,000 members from the full range of engineering occupations and at all career stages. Our members’ interests are as diverse as their backgrounds and skills. Wherever you sit in the broad world of engineering and whatever your passions, this is a place for you to connect with like-minded peers.
Following the release of the State Planning Policy (2017) and the 2016 revision of Australian Rainfall and Runoff, Sunshine Coast Council has prepared flooding and stormwater management guidelines and supporting technical documents to assist a future planning scheme amendment.
The 2017 update to the State Planning Policy has seen the introduction of various construction phase water quality requirements. Accordingly, high efficiency sediment (HES) basins are becoming more prevalent on Queensland construction sites.
Recent press suggests that our current high school students are avoiding the challenges of maths and sciences in Grades 11 and 12. Engineers Australia has been actively involved in a range of initiatives to counter this disturbing trend and encourage our youth towards our profession.