Bundamba Creek, Stream and Riparian Restoration Works

Stream Rehabilitation Ecological Restoration


The restoration works were required to halt an active head cut in proximity to public infrastructure. This was combined with extensive weed control and rehabilitation of the riparian zone.

Project tasks included:

  • Ecological and geomorphic investigations
  • Detailed design drawings and documentation
  • Construction estimate and works schedule


  • To reduce stream bank erosion and enhance the ecological and water quality values of Bundamba Creek

Partners & Stakeholders

  • Australian Wetlands Landscapes Queensland
  • City of Ipswich


  • Works completed on time and in budget
  • Waterway stabilised and environmental values substantially improved

Project Facts

Project Value: $150,000+

Challenges: Working within an actively eroding stream adjoining a public park and sporting area