Emergency Information

Published on 15 September 2016

2016 Flood Information

We ask residents to be vigilant in staying alert and check www.emergency.vic.gov.au for any further weather or flooding information.

Road Safety 

  • Be aware of road hazards such as mud, debris and damaged roads or bridges
  • Do not travel through affected areas unless it is necessary
  • Drive slowly and obey all roadblocks
  • For the latest list of road closures check www.vicroads.vic.gov.au or call 13 11 70 

Safety Information

  • When cleaning up, wear strong boots, gloves and protective clothing and wash your hands and clothes regularly

Health and Wellbeing Information

Counselling and support is available from the following organisations:

 

Lifeline

www.lifeline.org.au

ph: 13 11 14

Beyond Blue

www.beyondblue.org.au

ph: 1300 224 636

Kids Helpline

www.kidshelp.com.au

ph: 1800 551 800

SANE Australia

www.sane.org

ph: 1800 187 263

 

Emergency Contacts 

  • For flood or storm emergency assistance from SES call 132 500
  • For life-threatening emergencies call Triple Zero (000)

Additional Information

Weather Warnings and River Heights:

www.bom.gov.au/vic/warnings/

ph: 1300 659 217

SES Information:

www.ses.vic.gov.au/

ph: 1300 842 737

Recovery Information:

www.emergency.vic.gov.au/relief/