Below is useful information to assist you to get ready for an earthquake.


About earthquakes


Be prepared

The following websites and fact sheets will help you to be prepared for earthquakes:

Queensland Government

Australian Emergency Management Institute

Download the Get Ready fact sheets


For children

Federal Government’s information for school aged kids:


During and after

Visit the following Government websites:

Tune-in to the Australian Broadcasting Commission:

In case of fallen powerlines:

In South East Queensland call Energex on 13 62 62

In all other Queensland areas call Ergon Energy on 13 22 96

For information on volunteering:

For insurance information: