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Preparing and responding to natural disasters

Harden Up External Link provides clear and accessible information about severe weather events in Queensland and sets out practical steps individuals can take to prepare for such events and protect homes, families and communities.

Queensland's Disaster Management Services External Link provides advice, forms and links to help prepare for, respond to and recover from natural disasters.

Weather conditions

Bureau of Meteorology External Link provides current wind and storm warnings, flood warnings, tsunami, and fire weather warnings.

Road conditions and closures

Contact the Department of Transport and Main Roads' Traffic Reports External Link or phone 13 19 40 for updates on all road conditions affected by flooding and wet weather. RACQ External Link reports on road conditions using information coordinated from various government sources and websites.

Fire information and warnings

Queensland Fire and Rescue Service External Link issues daily updates on bushfire activity and fire bans.

Natural disaster preparedness and safety advice

Areas affected

Emergency Services External Link issues daily news updates and alerts about areas affected by natural disasters.

For emergency assistance call State Emergency Services (SES) on 132 500.

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