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Disaster Preparedness Survey Results Disaster Preparedness Survey Results

James Cook University study on attitudes and behaviours towards disaster preparedness in the Hinchinbrook Shire. View summary here.

  

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New Date for General Meeting

Council's General Meeting due to be held on Tuesday 15 April 2014 will now be held on Tuesday 22 April 2014 at 2.00pm.

FLOOD UPDATE - Issued at 5.00pm Sunday 13 April 2014

The Hinchinbrook Local Disaster Management Group have met this afternoon. The flood waters are currently peaking and will gradually recede over the next 24 to 36 hours. Hinchinbrook Local Disaster Management Group Chair Mayor Rodger Bow said, “The flood waters will gradually recede over the next 24 to 36 hours. Residents should be aware that these flood waters may stay up longer than originally predicted...

Hinchinbrook Disaster Information Facebook Page

Keep up to date with all the disaster information in Hinchinbrook of the facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/hinchinbrookdisasterinformation

Bulletin No. 1 - Issued at 3.30pm Friday 11 April 2014

The Hinchinbrook Local Disaster Management Group have met this afternoon and is now at lean forward, which means preparation activities are underway and monitoring is taking place. Preparations are in place should a flood event occur in the Hinchinbrook Shire as a result of Tropical Cyclone Ita...

Infrastructure Restoration Program Infrastructure Restoration Program

Hinchinbrook Shire Council, in partnership with AECOM, are working to restore public assets that have been damaged by recent natural disasters. Council is eligible for funding provided by the Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) program and is committed to helping the Hinchinbrook region recover as quickly as possible. Please click here for up to date information about the program.