Skip links and keyboard navigation

Earthquakes

Below is useful information to assist you Get Ready for an earthquake.

About earthquakes

Earthquakes in Australia - Australian Government

Be Prepared

Earthquakes – before, during and after - Queensland Government

Earthquake action guide - Australian Emergency Management Institute

Download the RACQ Get Ready Emergency Kit fact sheet

Prepare for Evacuation - Queensland Government

Check your Neighbours - Queensland Government

Pet Emergency Planning - Queensland Government

For children

Get Ready Kidnas! – Awesome games to help kids get ready for emergencies – Queensland Government

About earthquakes – Federal Government’s information for school aged kids

During and after

Tune-in to your local ABC Radio station - ABC is the National Disaster Broadcaster

Getting Help - Queensland Government

During an earthquake - Australian Broadcasting Commission

In case of fallen power lines

  •  South East Queensland—call Energex on 13 62 62
  •  All other Queensland areas—call Ergon Energy on 13 22 96

Support Groups - Queensland Government

Emotional Support - Queensland Government

How Can I Help - Queensland Government

Emergency Volunteering - Volunteering Queensland

Financial Support - Queensland Government

Interpreter Services - Australian Government

General insurance, Consumer Tips for Disaster Recovery and Avoiding Under insurance – Insurance Council of Australia

Last updated  23 December 2015

RACQ Get Ready Queensland