30 Mar Stay up to date with flood warnings and road closures
STAY UP TO DATE WITH FLOOD WARNINGS & ROAD CLOSURES
Current Road Closures
A number of roads across the region are currently impacted by the rain and an updated road closure information can be found on Council’s website at: https://www.walgett.nsw.gov.au/engineering/emergency-management/road-condition-information/
Council has crews out installing signage, however the community should not enter flood waters even if signs are not yet installed.
Remember: IF IT’S FLOODED – FORGET IT.
Please ensure that you don’t drive through flood waters.
You can stay up-to-date by checking in with:
- For detailed N.S.W traffic information please visit www.livetraffic.com or call 132 701. To report an incident call 131 700.
- To keep up to date with Queensland road closures and flood enquiries relating to state roads the public should ring 131 940 or go to the website www.qldtraffic.qld.gov.au.
If you need emergency assistance:
- Life-threatening emergency – 000
- SES 132 500
NSW SES Flood Bulletin: Barwon River
Walgett Shire Council Update 4th April 2021
WALGETT SHIRE COUNCIL UPDATE 31st MARCH 2021
Walgett Shire Council
For more information residents and visitors are asked to:
For emergency help in floods and storms, including assistance with resupply during isolation, call the NSW State Emergency Service on 132 500. In life threatening situations call triple zero (000) immediately
SES UPDATE FOR WALGETT COMMUNITY FOR THE COMING DAYS 31st MARCH 2021
The floodwater in the Barwon River is currently at 10.28 metres and rising in Walgett.
In the coming days, please be aware of the following impacts floodwater might have on the Walgett community.
To stay aware of the Barwon River conditions – stay up to date with the Bureau of Meteorology Flood Bulletins here – www.bom.gov.au/nsw/warnings/flood/barwon-darling-us-bourke.shtml
If you require the assistance of the NSW SES, please call 132 500