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To view all current NSW flood and weather warnings visit the Bureau of Meteorology website
Community advice in your area Storm, flood, and tsunami advice for your area

Local Risk Information

Recent Floods and Storms

You can learn a lot from the past. 

Read about the significant floods and storms that have happened in your area in recent years.

Record Floods

Here are the records of floods in your area.  They may help you understand the risk in your area.

They are listed for significant river systems with key warning gauges only. 

Local Road Information

Here are some handy links to Roads and Maritime Services and your local councils who manage road closures in your area. 

Local Rivers

A list of significant rivers in the Macquarie Region of NSW and a handy link to river conditions and latest rainfall totals to help you self-assess the risk in your area.  

Things to consider if you live in a rural area

As a rural property owner or manager you may have experienced many storms.

The effects of storms on rural property owners can include losses to livestock, crops, fencing, buildings, personal items, farm equipment and machinery.

Local Emergency Contacts

Your Local Councils

Check with your local council for information about property-specific risks, local road closures and local planning approval guidelines.

Your Local NSW SES Units

NSW is divided into 17 Regions based on major river systems. Check here to see the local Units operating in your area.

Each Region Controller is responsible for the operational control of emergency flood and storm responses, including planning, training, operational support and other functions within their area of control.

 

Emergency Service Organisations

Contact details for Emergency Service Organisations in NSW

Local Radio Stations

Your local radio station can provide information and updates during emergencies that are specific to your local area

Other useful contacts

Some other useful contacts that may help you during and after disasters 

Local Plans and Guides

Flood Storm and Tsunami Guides

Download the FloodSafe, StormSafe and TsunamiSafe guides here to help you prepare for emergencies near you.

Flood Storm and Tsunami Plans

The NSW SES undertakes flood, storm and tsunami planning to determine how to best manage natural disasters.

Next steps toward recovery

In NSW, recovery following a disaster is managed by a range of organisations.
The NSW SES has produced a recovery guide to help you take the next steps towards recovery from floods, storms and tsunami.

We have also compiled some handy links to other resources that may help you get back on your feet.  

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Upcoming community events

Bunnings West Gosford, Yallambe Avenue, West Gosford
Gosford Unit - Easter Activities at Bunnings West Gosford

Gosford Unit - Easter Activities at Bunnings West Gosford

Thursday

11/04/19 19:00 to 11/04/19 21:00

The Gosford NSW SES Unit will be at the Bunnings Easter Activities Night. Come and meet Paddy Platypus and our friendly volunteers, learn about how to be safer in emergencies and disasters and view our interactive display.

82 Bong Bong Road, Horsley NSW 2530
Ladies Night In

Ladies Night In

Wednesday

17/04/19 19:08 to 17/04/19 22:08

The Women of the NSW SES Dapto Unit are hosting a women's only workshop on how to prepare for emergencies. Be empowered with likeminded women.

Tocal Agricultural College
Tocal Field Days

Tocal Field Days

Friday

03/05/19 9:00 to 05/05/19 18:00

Make sure you visit the SES Display staffed by NSW SES volunteers from Maitland City Unit. We'll have activities and hand-outs to help you and your family better understand and prepare for emergencies such as storms and floods.

Gosford Showground, Showground Road, Gosford.
Gosford Unit - Central Coast Regional Show

Gosford Unit - Central Coast Regional Show

Saturday

04/05/19 10:00 to 05/05/19 17:00

The Gosford NSW SES Unit will be at the Central Coast Regional Show. Come and meet Paddy Platypus and our friendly volunteers, learn about how to be safer in emergencies and disasters and view our interactive display.

Gosford Unit, Pateman Road, Erina.
Gosford Unit Community Open Day

Gosford Unit Community Open Day

Saturday

11/05/19 11:00 to 11/05/19 15:00

Make sure you visit the Gosford SES Unit Community Open Day. SES Display staffed by NSW SES volunteers from our local unit. Unit. We'll have activities and hand-outs to help you and your family better understand and prepare for emergencies such as storms and floods.

WOW Day Celebrations

WOW Day Celebrations

Wednesday

22/05/19 9:18

The Dapto NSW SES Unit will be out and about this WOW Day. If you see Paddy walking around, come by and say Hi.

Centennial Park Cooma
Cooma Recruitment and Wow Day Celebrations

Cooma Recruitment and Wow Day Celebrations

Wednesday

22/05/19 11:00 to 22/05/19 15:00

Are you a member of ? Come along and hear about what the NSW SES does and learn how you can prepare your property for floods and storms.

Princes Highway, Dapto
Community Engagement - Dapto Showground

Community Engagement - Dapto Showground

Saturday

28/09/19 8:00 to 28/09/19 17:54

The NSW SES Dapto Unit will be at the Dapto Showground. Come and meet Paddy Platypus and our friendly volunteers, learn about how to be safer in emergencies and disasters and view our interactive display.

Cooma McDonalds
McHappy Day

McHappy Day

Saturday

16/11/19 12:00 to 16/11/19 15:00

The NSW SES Unit will be at the Come and meet Paddy Platypus and our friendly volunteers, learn about how to be safer in emergencies and disasters and view our interactive display.

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