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(30-03-17) Ex Tropical Cyclone Debbie Update

Mar 30, 2017 | Cyclone Debbie, Front Page Feature, News

Public Information Announcement 10 (1830 hrs)

With weather conditions easing, the Local Disaster Management Group (LDMG) based at the Local Disaster Management Coordination Centre in Gayndah will be unattended from 7pm tonight.

Mayor Rachel Chambers would like to reassure all residents that a representative from the LDMG along with the District Disaster Management Group (DDMG) will remain in operation 24 hours per day until the weather event ceases.

“I’d like to thank everyone for their great efforts today. Our community has helped each other out in many and various ways, emergency and support services have been their usual amazing selves, our councillors have been completely invested in assisting their communities and our council staff, have gone above and beyond.”

The LDMG is satisfied that conditions are stable so have decided to take a break and have a bit of a rest before tomorrows assessments and clean up begins”.

 The next update is expected at 0900 hours tomorrow, Friday 31 March 2017.