Riverdale Park, Lake Health Assessment and Restoration Plan

Ecological Design | Lake Water Quality Assessment | Landscape Design | Aquatic Ecology


AWC were engaged by Logan City Council to redesign Riversdale Park Lake in Meadowbrook into a high profile urban lake.  Various lake treatments were developed and prioritised into actions to be implemented over the next 3-5 years with the first stage of works completed in 2016.

  • Project Tasks
  • Bathymetric survey
  • Fish Survey
  • Ecological Investigation
  • Dredging plans
  • Modelling stormwater treatment targets
  • Concept Design
  • Construction estimate


  • To enhance the amenity values of the lake while maintaining lake water quality and habitat

Partners & Stakeholders

  • Logan City Council


  • Assessment of lake function and development of rehabilitation design response
  • Costed, priority action plan
  • Design drawings for implementation

Project Facts

Project Value: $1 Million
Challenges: Difficult site, working on contaminated land, achieving 100% reuse of treated leachate