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Disasters and Emergencies

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Like all regions across Australia, there is the risk of a disaster or emergency happening on the Sunshine Coast. If you are fit and healthy, it is your responsibility to be prepared. 

Emergency contacts

  • Call 000 for the police, ambulance or fire brigade in a life threatening situation.
  • Call 132 500 for SES assistance with storm damage, rising flood water, fallen trees or damage to your roof.
  • Call council on (07) 5475 7272 to report problems with council service or infrastructure, such as roads covered by water or fallen trees/debris etc.
  • Call Unitywater on 1300 Unity (1300 086 489) to report water or sewerage service outages and damage to infrastructure.
  • More emergency contacts.

Search Disasters and Emergencies:

If you are fit and healthy it is your responsibility to prepare your home, yourself, your pets and others to minimise disruption to your lifestyle
Find out the best ways to stay informed during a disaster or emergency and quickly find up-to-date information
Find information on the highest risks across the region: Severe weather and related flooding and bushfire. Find out what to do during and after a disaster or emergency
View local disaster management plans and procedures, and find details about council's roles and responsibilities in relation to disaster management

Council supports Get Ready QueenslandLink exits to another website , a Queensland Government initiative offering preparedness advice for severe weather events in several languages.

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Last Updated 28-May-14