Emergency Contact Numbers

Emergency Contacts

We have provided a list of Emergency Contact Numbers for the Burdekin area. Prepare your household each “wet season” and download a copy of the Emergency Numbers and add your own important numbers to the bottom of the page.

This “page” can then be left near the phone or on the fridge where household members can find it in an emergency.

Emergency – Police, Fire and Ambulance 000 or
112 – from mobiles
Australian Gov’t Emergency Information Line 180 22 66
www.disasterassist.gov.au
Ayr Hospital 07 4783 0855
Burdekin Community Association 07 4783 3744
Burdekin Shire Council 07 4783 9800
www.burdekin.qld.gov.au
Bureau of Meteorology 1300 659 219 – weather and warnings
1300 659 212 – cyclone warnings
www.bom.gov.au
Bushfire Warnings www.fire.qld.gov.au
Centrelink Will be announced at the time of disaster
www.centrelink.gov.au
Department of Communities – Community Recovery 1800 173 349
Department of Housing 1800 806 197
Ergon Energy 13 10 46
www.ergon.com.au
Fire Brigade (Non-Life Threatening Calls) 07 4783 2600
Legal Aid – assistance with insurance claims 1300 651 188
www.legalaid.qld.gov.au
Lifeline – Counselling 13 11 14
www.lccg.org.au
Local Wildlife Carer 07 4783 7709
Origin Energy (Gas Leaks Only) 1800 808 526
Police (Non-Life Threatening Calls) 131 444
Queensland Disaster Management Services www.disaster.qld.gov.au
Queensland Fire and Rescue Service – Northern Region 07 4796 9024
RACQ RoadReports 1300 130 595
Red Cross – Nth Qld Volunteer Services 07 4759 6111
www.redcross.org.au
Road Closures 13 19 40
RSPCA 07 4774 5130
www.rspcaqld.org.au
State Emergency Service (SES) 13 25 00
www.ses.qld.gov.au
Telstra Faults 13 22 03
Townsville Disaster Coordination Centre 1800 738 541
Triple T Community Radio – 103.9FM 07 4721 5333
www.triplet.com.au
Sweet FM Radio – 97.1FM 07 4782 8394
www.sweetfm.com.au/
Volunteering North Queensland 07 4725 5990
Volunteer Community Recovery Coordination Group– Pre and Post Disaster Volunteering 07 4725 5990
www.volunteeringnthqld.org.au
Your Insurance Provider
Your local GP
Your local Primary School
Your local High School
Your local Veterinary Clinic
Your Neighbour

 

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