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The Queensland Government is now in caretaker mode until after the
state election. Minimal updates will be made to this site until after the election results are declared.
You don't have to live in the bush to be threatened by bushfire.
Prepare for cyclones and severe storms before they happen.
Floods can occur almost anywhere in Queensland — it is important to know how to prepare.
A heatwave is any long period of very hot weather putting the very young and the elderly at risk.
A storm surge is a raised dome of sea above the normal sea level, caused by strong winds and areas of low pressure.
A tsunami is a series of powerful, fast-moving waves caused by an undersea earthquake, volcanic eruption, or landslide
Description of landslides, their causes and what can be done to prevent or prepare for them.
An earthquake is a shaking of the Earth's crust. They strike without warning and vary greatly in severity.
A drought is a long, dry period when there is not enough water to meet people's needs.
Pandemic influenza occurs when a new type of the flu virus emerges to which people have little immunity.