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Policelink Flood Information Hotline
Relatives and friends seeking information about people in flood affected areas should call 1300 993 191
Bureau of Meteorology
The BOM website has up to date weather information, including up-coming forecasts
Warnings and River Height Bulletins
Traffic and Travel information
Call 13 19 40 or goto www.131940.qld.gov.au
RACQ road closure site
Call 1300 130 595 or go towww.racq.com.au/travel/Maps_and_Directions/road_conditions
Queensland Police Twitter page
Qld State Disaster Coordinator – Deputy Commissioner Ian Stewart’s Twitter page
Monitor local councils and local radio stations for local information and updates.
ABC Local Internet Radio Streaming Links
ABC Local Radio Frequency Information
ABC Qld Flood Crisis Map
ABC Affected Towns Map
Please contact the SES Flood Storm Emergency line on 132 500. More information about flood preparation and emergency kits can be found at www.disaster.qld.gov.au
Centrelink QLD Flooding Community Recovery page
Community Recovery Hotline
People experiencing personal hardship due to the flooding can call 1800 173 349.
Department of Communities website
Visit the Department of Communities website www.communities.qld.gov.au for updates on the types and availability of support.
Queensland Rural Adjustment
Primary producers are urged to contact the Queensland Rural Adjustment Authority www.qraa.qld.gov.au for assistance.
For practical health advice during and after floods visit the Queensland Health website www.health.qld.gov.au/healthieryou/disaster/ .
Insurance Council of Australia Hotline
If you have a question about your insurance policy, or need help identifying your insurer, call the Insurance Council of Australia’s 24-hour emergency hotline on 1300 728 228.
Business and Industry
Businesses impacted by flooding may be eligible for recovery grants and loans visit www.business.qld.gov.au/risk-management/flood-assistance.html .
Premier’s Flood Relief appeal
The best way is to donate to the Premier’s Flood Relief appeal:
St Vincent de Paul Society Flood Appeal
St Vincent de Paul Society Queensland has opened the Vinnies Christmas Flood Appeal to assist Queenslanders affected by flooding. St Vincent de Paul Society Volunteers in affected areas report that what they need now is funds.