Minutes of the Southern Coastal Management Program Advisory Committee



Meeting Date:     Tuesday, 29 March 2022

Location:            Council Chambers, Microsoft Teams

Time:                   4.00pm



The following members were present:


Clr Patricia White - Chairperson

Clr Matthew Norris (Remotely)

Mr Allan Carle

Mr Michael Brungs

Mr Dirk Treloar

Mr Michael Roberts - Manager - Environmental Services


Others present:


Nigel Smith – Coastal Coordinator

Adrian Turnball – Royal Haskoning DHV

Greg Britton - Royal Haskoning DHV

Carla Ganassin – DPI Fisheries

Helen Wheeler – Crown Lands

Danny Wiecek – DPIE

Cameron Whiting – Eurobodalla Shire Council



Apologies / Leave of Absence


An apology was received from Clr Kitchener and Adam Crossley.



Confirmation of the Minutes

RESOLVED (By consent)


That the Minutes of the Southern Coastal Management Program Advisory Committee held on Wednesday 20 October 2021 be confirmed.





Declarations of Interest







SC22.1       Lake Conjola CMP - Project Update

HPERM Ref: D22/96939

Greg Britton – Royal Haskoning DHV addressed the meeting and provided a presentation on Lake Conjola CMP Project Update, Transition from Stage 2 to 3.

The presentation was broken down into 6 key themes:

1.      Cultural, Social & Public Amenity

2.      Ecosystem/Environment

3.      Flooding – of which there are several different types.

4.      Water Quality – both ground water and surface water

5.      Foreshore management opportunities

6.      Entrance processes and Entrance Management

Note: A copy of the presentation will be circulated with the Minutes.

It was advised Community Workshop Dates for the Lake Conjola Coastal Management Program (CMP) will be held on the following 2 dates:

·         5 April 2022 – Ulladulla – Civic Centre

·         6 April 2022 – Lake Conjola – Community Centre

Nigel Smith - Coastal Management Program Coordinator, reiterated the dates of the Workshops and the importance of community attendance are key steps in the engagement.

Michael Roberts – Environmental Services Manager, advised that in relation to the options of entrance management, the workshops are an ideal opportunity to provide an education journey outlining the pros and cons of each of the options.






There being no further business, the meeting concluded, the time being 5.33pm.



Clr Patricia White