Community Information Sessions

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Are you prepared for an emergency? Do you have a plan?

We’re partnering with Loddon Shire to host free community information sessions across both Shires in the coming months.

The sessions will help you prepare for what to do in the case of flood, bushfire, storm or heatwave.

  • The sessions will over:
    • Identifying the natural disaster risks we face
    • Definition of terms used, such as ‘place of last resort’ and ‘fire danger rating scale’
    • Why your home needs an emergency plan and how to prepare one
    • What to do if your plan fails
    • How the community can support each other
    • The role of emergency services – including Council.
    • Where to get reliable sources of information.

 

Upcoming sessions: 

Township    When   Venue 
 Maryborough

 

Thursday 12 May, 10am to 4pm 

 Maryborough Regional Library 
 Maryborough 

 

Friday 13 May, 11am to 2pm 

 Maryborough Mill House Community Lunch event 
 Talbot  

 

Sunday 15 May, 9am to 1pm  

 Talbot Town Hall Market 
 Maryborough

 

Wednesday 18 May, 10am to 2pm 

Maryborough Community House - community morning tea
 Boort   Friday 27 May, 10am to 4pm   Outside Boort Courthouse 
 Carisbrook   Sunday 29 May, 9am to 4pm   Carisbrook Market 
 Boort

 

Tuesday 31 May, 6 to 8pm (public meeting) 

 Boort Resource and Information Centre 
 Inglewood

 

Sunday 12 June, 9am to 1pm 

 Inglewood Country Market 

 

Additional session dates will be communicated shortly.

The events will be supported by the CFA and SES.

Registrations are not necessary.

For more information contact Council's Emergency Management Officer Phillip Walker on 0407 827 157 or email Philip.Walker@cgoldshire.vic.gov.au