Brisbane City Council plays a major role in managing the impacts of disasters within its boundaries. Find information about emergency management, the State Emergency Service, FloodWise Property Reports and severe weather alerts.

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Emergency dashboard

Be prepared for a disaster

Flooding in Brisbane

Severe weather alerts

Sign up to Brisbane Severe Weather Alert to receive free alerts for severe weather and other public safety events to help prepare and protect you and your property. You can also receive creek flooding alerts if your property is affected by creek flooding or register for dam release notifications from Seqwater. 

2022 severe weather event recovery

Find out about recovery efforts following the February and May 2022 severe weather and flood events.

Last updated: 10 August 2023

Brisbane City Council acknowledges this Country and its Traditional Custodians. We pay our respects to the Elders, those who have passed into the dreaming; those here today; those of tomorrow.