Disaster/Emergency Information

Stay informed and prepared with ORISCON's Disaster/Emergency Information page. Find essential resources, updates, and guidance to help you navigate through unforeseen events with confidence and resilience. Your safety and well-being are our top priority. Explore our comprehensive information hub and empower yourself with the knowledge needed to face emergencies head-on.

In life threatening situations, call Triple Zero (000) immediately

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For emergency help in bushfires

• To report a bushfire – call 000 or if you’re hearing impaired call 108

  • Check our Fires Near Me page for current incidents
  • Listen to local media
  • Check social media such as NSW RFS Facebook and NSW RFS Twitter
  • Bush Fire Information Line - 1800 679 737
  • If you are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech impairment, contact us through the National Relay Service 
    • TTY users phone 1800 555 677 then ask for 1800 679 737
    • Speak and Listen users phone 1800 555 727 then ask for 1800 679 737
    • Internet relay users connect to the NRS then ask for 1800 679 737
    • To report a fire or emergency (TTY users only), access TTY 106.
  • Emergency information - NSW Rural Fire Service
    • For information on what to do before a fire
    • What to do during a fire
    • Once the fire has passed

For emergency accommodation

If you need emergency housing accommodation | NSW Government

If you urgently need accommodation, call Link2home on 1800 152 152 for an information and telephone referral service open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

For emergency help in floods and storms, call the NSW SES on 132 500

• Listen to your local radio station 

• Follow local updates at ses.nsw.gov.au 

• Learn about your risk at ses.nsw.gov.au/community-advice 

• Check latest weather, warnings, rainfall and river heights at bom.gov.au/nsw 

• Check road closures at livetraffic.com.au or call 132 701 

Mental Health Support

• Managing your mental health during and after a natural disaster | NSW Government

• If in immediate danger – call 000

·         speak to your doctor or Aboriginal Health Worker

·         visit your local Aboriginal Medical Service

·         call 13YARN, run by Aboriginal people, on 13 92 76 .

Household help / Food and all daily life needs

Ask Izzy to find more information on support services 

Before / During Emergencies

Flood Recovery Help