Emergency Dashboard

See below important information during weather events and emergencies (Council is not the main authority in emergencies).

Emergency Contacts

View emergency numbers and links below. View Council’s contact details.

NSW Rural Fire Service

Lower Western
58-60 Mitchell Avenue
PO Box 341
Dareton NSW 2717
Phone (03) 5027 4422
Fax (03) 5027 7921
email   lowerwesternzone@rfs.nsw.gov.au

SES

132 500

State Emergency Services (SES) 132 500

www.ses.nsw.gov.au

Bureau of Meteorology (BOM)

www.bom.gov.au

Disaster Assistance Finder

The NSW Government continues to support communities recovering from severe storms and floods.

To find the support that suits personal circumstances use the Disaster Assistance Finder or call Service NSW on 13 77 88.

Mental health support services

Cleaning up and recovering from natural disasters can take a toll on mental health and wellbeing. If you or someone you know needs support, call Lifeline on 13 11 14 or the NSW Mental Health Line on 1800 011 511.

Latest News & Resources

Council posts news and resources for the community. View the latest below.

PARKS & GARDENS UPDATE

Following the flood impacts across Wentworth Shire, the…

The road to recovery

The Murray River is slowly dropping in Wentworth Shire Council…

Commonwealth Financial Disaster Support

Commonwealth financial disaster support has been extended to…

Special Disaster Grants for Primary Producers

Assistance is now being provided to declared local government…

Flood Survey for Impacted Businesses

The NSW Government would like to know the financial…

Flood Support Available via Disaster Recovery Allowance

FLOOD SUPPORT AVAILABLE FOR WENTWORTH SHIRE COUNCIL RESIDENTS…

Essential Energy – Safety during floods

Essential Energy has released a fact sheet on important information…