From Ipswich City Council alerts to the latest updates on road closures from Transport and Main Roads, West Bremer Radio has put together a list of helpful information sources to help Ipswich navigate the 2022 Ipswich Floods.

Ipswich City Council has teamed up with the Early Warning Network to provide residents with a free early warning alert service via sms or email.

Register at https://www.ipswich.qld.gov.au/services/emergency_management/my-ipswich-alerts/register-for-my-ipswich

Does it cost anything?

Council covers the cost of my ipswich alerts – there is no fee to access alerts.

About the smart phone app

  • The smartphone app is available for android devices through the google play store and apple devices in the apple app store
  • The my ipswich alertssmartphone app provides additional features to assist residents, including:
    • Weather alerts from across australia based on your gps location as well as your registered residential address
    • My location display, capturing your gps coordinates and estimated address
    • Emergency calls to triple zero:000, ses:132 500, police:131 444, 24-hour gps capturing caller’s gps coordinates/estimate address
    • Weather radar access based on the resident’s location
    • Image and video uploads to council

Keep up-to-date with the latest information on disasters, road conditions, weather conditions, power outages and more at the Disaster Dashboard – http://www.disaster.ipswich.qld.gov.au

Screenshot of the Ipswich City Council’s Disaster Dashboard 

Warnings are also available through TV and Radio broadcasts, the Bureau’s website at www.bom.gov.au or call 1300 659 210.

Flood Warning 

A Flood Watch and multiple Flood Warnings are current across Queensland and priority warnings are in place for parts of Southeast Queensland.
For more details, please visit www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings

Remember: If it’s flooded, forget it.


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