Decision Making and Planning

Risks and Impacts Addressed 
Given the sub-tropical location of the site and its proximity to the coast, the key climate change...
Drivers for Adaptation Action 

In 2005, engineering design and Environmental Impact Assessment process started.

Outcomes Achieved 

Climate resilience factored into infrastructure design.

Drivers for Adaptation Action 
ASBEC identified the need for developing a comprehensive framework for adaptation in the built...
Outcomes Achieved 

Outlines rationale for very necessary collaboration, coordination and good governance to...

Critical Success Factors 
Drivers for Adaptation Action 
This proactive regional organisation of councils is undertaking a range of diverse and innovative...
Outcomes Achieved 

Port Phillip Bay Coastal Adaptation Decisions Pathways Project was initiated by the ABM in 2011...

Critical Success Factors 
Risks and Impact Assessed 

Coastal inundation & sea level rise

Drivers for Adaptation Action 
Prepare flood maps of Port Adelaide metropolitan area. Engage the community in understanding...
Outcomes Achieved 

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Risks and Impact Assessed 

Houses at risk of extreme weather events & sea level rise

Drivers for Adaptation Action 
The Insurance Council of australia and the Australian Resilience taskforce commissioned Edge...
Outcomes Achieved 

Edge Enviroment has designed and delivered a user friendly website for policyholders and the...

Critical Success Factors 
Drivers for Adaptation Action 
Seeking to bring partners together who have not traditionally worked with each other
Outcomes Achieved 

Focus on regional scale adaptation planning is appropriate for the impacts & issues.

Critical Success Factors 
Drivers for Adaptation Action 
The City of West Torrens is undertaking a Western Adelaide Region Climate Change Adaptation Plan (...
Outcomes Achieved 

Actively engages  real decision makers, those who actually deal with the impacts & problems...

Critical Success Factors 
Drivers for Adaptation Action 
Demonstrate cooperation between environment, economic and social planning sectors (TBL)
Outcomes Achieved 

Adaptation planning process based on  good quality information about climate, demographics...

Critical Success Factors 
Drivers for Adaptation Action 
Alliance is working collaboratively to identify vulnerability of Cockburn Sound and Owen Anchorage...
Outcomes Achieved 

Partnerships forged between Cities of Cockburn, Fremantle, Rockingham &  Kwinana,...

Critical Success Factors 
Risks and Impact Assessed 

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Drivers for Adaptation Action 
Develop strategies to retrofit & enhance resilience of uban areas.
Outcomes Achieved 

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