Preparing your emergency kit - can you survive three days?
|Before the cyclone season you should make every effort to prepare yourself and your family by having your personal Emergency Plan in place and your Emergency Kit stocked and ready to go.
Use this checklist when packing or updating your Emergency Kit. Click here for more information on preparing an emergency kit.
Your Evacuation Plan
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The need to evacuate may be caused by a variety of hazards including storm tides, flooding and landslides. In the event of a cyclone, the best and safest place is usually your own home, or that of a friend or relative. It is important that you establish where you will relocate to if you and your household are required to evacuate before a disaster occurs.
Click here for more information on evacuating, places of refuge and evacuation centres.
Preparing Your Household
There are many things you can do to reduce your chances of becoming a victim during a disaster. Taking some simple precautions now before the onset of any natural hazard will help protect you, your family and your property. Click here for more information.