Everything you need to know about bushfire recovery

Unprecedented bushfires across the Mackay region in November – December 2018 burned approximately 160,000 hectares of forest and farming lands and affected many communities.

Click on the links below to find the information you need to recover. This page will be updated when new or different recovery information is available.

For any recovery concerns or queries, please contact Mackay Regional Council at bushfirerecovery@mackay.qld.gov.au

The Christmas season may be a difficult time for some Queenslanders, especially for those impacted by the fires in central and northern Queensland.

As the Community Recovery Hubs have now closed you can obtain information from this website > www.qld.gov.au/communityrecovery

Uniting Care Queensland is available on 1800 54 33 54 to provide support during this time.

If you require support beyond this date, please contact Lifeline on 13 11 14

This is a free service and available 24/7 until the 3rd of January 2019.