How to evacuate

No matter the hazard, whether it’s bushfires, cyclones, or storm surge, the basics of evacuating your home are the same.

Know when to go

  • Act on warnings and advice
  • Leaving early is your safest option

Know where to go

  • Family, friends or accommodation outside of the hazard zone
  • Evacuation Centres

Know how to move

  • Plan to get there safely – know your safest routes and alternatives
  • Plan for anyone with limited mobility and your pets

Know what to take

  • Emergency kit, medication, radio and important documents
  • Consider what you’d pack to go camping for at least 3 days.

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