Flood event contacts
Emergency call 000
Bureau of Meteorology (BOM)
The BOM website provides the community with access to weather forecasts, severe weather warnings, observations, flood information, marine and high seas forecasts and climate information.
Phone: 02 9296 1555
Hunter Forecast (BOM)
For up to date regional information.
State Emergency Service (SES)
NSW SES is the lead combat agency in flood, storm and tsunami emergencies.
Emergency call 132 500
Search their site by suburb for storm, flood and tsunami risk and advice for your area on how to plan and prepare for disasters and bad weather, what to do during the flood or storm and steps to recovery once the disaster is over.
Roads and Maritime Services
Phone 132 701 for information on road closures or see live traffic updates.
Hunter Local Land Services
Emergency call 1300 795 299 or go to the website.
NSW Department of Primary Industries
Responsible for the coordination of agriculture and animal services in emergencies.