Emergency contacts and related links

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Below is a list of emergency contact numbers to add to your household emergency plan, your emergency kit and your evacuation kit.

Emergency services

If you need Police, Fire or Ambulance in an emergency call 000 (triple zero). An emergency is when a crime is happening now, when a life is threatened or when the event is time critical, such as a fire.


Emergencies: call 000 (triple zero)

Non-emergencies: call 137 468 or 07 3405 0985

Website: www.fire.qld.gov.au 

Social media: www.facebook.com/QldFireandRescueService 


Emergencies: call 000 (triple zero)

Website: www.ambulance.qld.gov.au 

Social media: www.facebook.com/qldambulanceservice


Emergencies: call 000 (triple zero)

Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000

Policelink: 131 444 (to report a non-urgent crime or incident, or for general police enquiries)

Website: www.police.qld.gov.au 

Social media: www.facebook.com/QueenslandPolice 


Call 132 500

Website: www.emergency.qld.gov.au/ses

Social media: www.facebook.com/QldSES 


Emergency information and updates

RACQ Get Ready Queensland

ABC News

Queensland Disaster and Alerts

Radio stations

ABC Southern Queensland – Local Radio – 747 AM

  • Phone: 4631 3811

Radio 4GR – 864 AM

  • Phone: 4637 5111

Hot FM – 100.7 FM

  • Phone: 4637 5111

Voice FM – 92.9 FM

  • Phone: 4639 4981

Community Radio – 102.7 FM

  • Phone: 4638 4171


Weather reports

Bureau of Meteorology (BOM)

BOM mobile friendly site:



Road closures in our region:

Roads: traffic and travel information


Utilities & services




Contact Council for local government issues only on 131 872.

Disaster website: http://disaster.tr.qld.gov.au

Social media: www.facebook.com/toowoomba.region 



Emergency volunteering: disaster ready communities

Red Cross REDiPlan


Community recovery

Recovery after a disaster  

Information for business - disaster resilience and recovery

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries - disaster and emergency assistance


Bilingual interpretation services

If you require disaster information in a specific language visit www.qld.gov.au/emergency to browse available resources.

Last Updated: Monday, 19 November 2018 17:05
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