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Preparing for emergencies

What emergencies could affect you?

You can start preparing for any incident or emergency that might affect you, such as storm, heatwave, bushfire, flood or contagious health outbreak.

Find out whether your property could be at risk:

Making an Emergency Plan

To help you get started, download an emergency management plan such as the Red Cross RediPlan.  The plan should detail what you and your family will do before, during and after an emergency.

Resources that may be useful include:

Business resources

Stay informed

Get up-to-date information from:

  • Vic Emergency  includes a real-time Google Map display with emergency events
  • Vic Emergency app - official Victorian Government app with fire warnings, information on planned burns and other types of incidents
  • Vic Emergency Hotline: 1800 226 226
  • ABC local radio: 3LO 774 AM
  • Eastern FM radio 98.1 FM
  • Ausnet Power Outages tracker
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