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ALERT

Redland City Council has established sandbagging stations.

Council Depot Cleveland – 199-205 South St, Cleveland.

Council staff and SES will be onsite to assist.

Sand, bags and shovels will be supplied.

Open from 10:30am – 5pm

24-hour self-service sandbagging stations are located at:

Council Depot Dunwich – 11-37 Mitchell Cres, Dunwich, North Stradbroke Island.

Outside the Redland City Council Depot, 11-37 Mitchell Crescent, Dunwich.

Sand and bags supplied. Please take your own shovel.

Council Depot Russell Island – 6 Cambridge Rd, Russell Island.

Outside the Council Depot on Cambridge Road.

Sand and bags supplied. Please take your own shovel.

Council Depot Macleay Island – 22-24 Scarborough Rd, Macleay Island.

Outside the Council Depot on Scarborough Terrace.

Sand and bags supplied. Please take your own shovel.

Please note: enclosed shoes must be worn.

Council reminds residents to check gutters are clear and to secure loose items around the home.

Need assistance?

️ Call the SES on 132 500 to log a job, which will be prioritised and tasked. This will help ensure our most vulnerable in the community are addressed as a priority.

Call Triple Zero (000) immediately if the situation is life-threatening.

⚡️ Call Energex on 13 19 62 to report fallen powerlines. Remember to stay clear and warn others.

Call Council on 3829 8999 to report fallen branches on public spaces across the city.

Please mindful of conditions when outdoors; Queensland Fire and Emergency Services advises that people should:

· Never drive, walk or ride through flood waters. If it’s flooded, forget it.

· Seek shelter, preferably indoors and never under trees.

· Avoid using the telephone during a thunderstorm.

· Beware of fallen trees and powerlines.

For the latest advice and emergency warnings:

· Head to www.bom.gov.au

· Tune in to 612ABC

· Bay FM 100.3

· Monitor Council’s Disaster Dashboard

· Follow Redland City Council on Facebook and Twitter