Emergency service alerts in your state or territory
Australian Capital Territory
The ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES) has a number of ways you can be kept informed of emergency alerts, updates or emergency warning information, including through their:
For information about fires in rural ACT, consider following the ACT Rural Fire Service (ACTRFS) through the:
Check for any road closures in the ACT on the Territory and Municipal Services website or phone 12 22 81.
New South Wales
You can get the latest information on current emergencies, alerts and information from the NSW State Emergency Service (NSWSES), through their:
Check for any road closures or delays on the interactive map on the Live Traffic NSW website, or use the website to access one of their RSS or Twitter feeds. You can also follow the Live Traffic NSW Facebook page or download their free iPhone app.
secureNT provides regualar updates during emergency situations. Keep up-to-date by following the:
Consider subscribing to the Northern Territory Police, Fire and Emergency Services RSS feed, or follow them on their Facebook page or Twitter feed.
Get the latest information regarding road conditions and closures in the NT on the Road Report website.
Find out about road closures on the Department of Transport and Main Roads traffic and travel information website using their:
Find information about fires in metropolitan SA on the South Australian Metropolitan Fire Service website.
For rural fire information, visit the South Australian Country Fire Service website, or keep informed using their:
- RSS feeds for current incidents, warnings, and fire bans
- SA Country Fire Service Facebook page
- free Alert SA app the most comprehensive source of official real-time event and warning information in South Australia.
Find out about road closures on the South Australia Police website.
Use one of the following VicRoads tools to get the latest road conditions and alerts:
- Travel times and roadworks interactive map
- Road closures and traffic alerts interactive map
- VicRoads mobile traffic website for mobile phones
- VicRoads free VicTraffic iPhone application.
To find out about fires, warnings, fire bans and rating, visit the Country Fire Authority (CFA) website, or use their:
- free CFA Fire Ready Kit, or smartphone app available for Android and iPhone/iPad
- mobile website
- CFA Facebook page
- RSS feeds.