What to do and where to get information:
During emergencies, the Burdekin Shire Council is your official source of information.
- Visit this page for digital copies of local emergency management plans, see the action guides below, or access mapping and evacuation information
- Like the Burdekin Disaster Coordination Centre Facebook Page for up to date information provided directly from the Burdekin Local Disaster Management Group:
- Log on to the Bureau of Meteorology website for weather updates, warnings and information:
- ABC TV and Radio are the official Emergency News channels. Watch and listen for emergency updates.
- Tune your radio to your local radio station ABC North Qld 630 AM, Sweet FM 97.1FM or 4TO Townsville 102.3FM.
- Further information on preparing, emergency alerts and information can be accessed at:
Disasters – what they are, and what to do before, during and after: