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Safety & Emergency

Fires Near Me NSW
Official app from the NSW Rural Fire Service

Available for download from

or from the Mac App Store for iPhones & iPads

 

NSW RURAL FIRE SERVICE BUSHFIRE SURVIVAL PLAN

 

Emergency REDiPlan This is an 4 step emergency plan developed by the Red Cross to help people in Australia prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies.

 

For information on road conditions & closures, call the NSW RTA on 131 700 or check https://www.livetraffic.com

 

 

This page is used to help Bega Valley Citizens during Natural Disasters such as Floods, Fires, Tornadoes, Tsunami's, Earthquakes, Etc

 

 

Emergency - Ambulance, Fire, Police 
  000
Emergency from a mobile   112
Marine Rescue Eden   02 6496 2167
Bush Fire Information Line   1800 679 737
Eden Town Fire Brigade   02 6496 1506
Eden Rural Fire Service   02 6494 7400
State Emergency Service Eden   02 6496 1676
State Emergency Services   132500 emergencies only
Eden Police Station   02 6496 1444
Water Police - Eden Marine Command   02 6496  0699
Eden Ambulance Station   13 1233

 

 

 

District Hospitals    
Batemans Bay   02 4475 1500
Bega   02 6491 9999
Moruya   02 4474 2666
Narooma CHC   02 4476 2344

Pambula (walk-in assessment, treatment and care centre

Open 8am-8pm)

  02 6495 6002
     

healthcaredirect AUSTRALIA
24 hour health advice line

Are your symptoms serious or nothing to worry about?

Do you need to find medical services or a late night pharmacy?

Need to know more about managing a health condition?

1800 022 222

http://www.healthdirect.org.au/

Access Line (Mental Health/D&A Triage)   1800 677 114
Crime Stoppers   1800 333 000
Police Assistance Line  (non- emergencies)   131 444
Poisons Advice   131 126
Lifeline   131 114
Beyond Blue   1300 224 636
DoCs Helpline   132 111
Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Helpline   1800 200 800
Elders Abuse Helpline   1800 628 221
Kids Helpline   1800 551 800
Gay & Lesbian Counselling Services NSW   1800 184527
NSW Rape Crisis Centre - 24/7 counselling   1800 424 017
Victims Support Line   1800 633 063
Dad's in Distress   1300 853 437
Men's Line Aust.   1300 789 978
Grief Support Line   02 9489 6644
Alcohol & Drug Information Service   1800 633 063
G-Line - Help for problem gamblers   1800 633 635
Quitline - Help to stop smoking   137 848
National Security Hotline 1800 123 400
     
Flood & Weather Warnings Bureau of Meteorology   www.bom.gov.au
NSW Rural Fire Service - current bushfire information   http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/
Victorian Country Fire Authority - current bushfire information   http://www.cfa.vic.gov.au/
Home Fire Safety Audit - Fire & Rescue NSW
http://www.homefiresafetyaudit.com.au/
Fire & Resuce NSW - Home fire Safety

http://www.fire.nsw.gov.au

Insure your Home- Fire Safety Basics
This is a US site that covers basic fire safety and features interactive fire safety activities for children
  Fire Safety Basics
Surf Life Saving Clubs - keep safe on our beaches   http://www.surflifesaving.com.au/
Royal Life saving Society - NSW   www.royallifesaving.com.au
NSW Police   http://www.police.nsw.gov.au/
State Emergency Service   http://www.ses.nsw.gov.au/
SEC Floodsafe everything you need to know about staying safe from floods   http://www.floodsafe.com.au/
SEC Stormsafe everything you need to know about staying safe from storms   http://www.stormsafe.com.au/
Roads & Traffic Authority - road conditions   http://www.rta.nsw.gov.au/
Local Community Services Association   Keeping Kids Safe in Cars

Disposing of hazardous Waste - Bega Valley Shire Council

 

http://www.begavalley.nsw.gov.

Bernie Banton Foundation

What you need to know about

Asbestos & Mesothelioma

 

https://www.berniebanton.com.au/

 

NPS MedicineWise
Independent, evidence-based and not-for-profit, NPS MedicineWise provide practical tools and information about medicines, health conditions and medical tests

 

 

http://www.nps.org.au/

NPS Medicines Line

Information on prescription, over-the-counter and complementary (herbal, 'natural', vitamin and mineral) medicines

Mon–Fri | 9am to 5pm AEST excluding public holidays

Calls triaged by healthdirect Australia

Note: these services are not for emergencies

 

 

1300 633 424

Adverse Medicine Events Line

Monday–Friday 9am–5pm AEST excluding public holidays

Provides consumers with an avenue for reporting and discussing adverse experiences with medicines, including complimentry medicines. Call the AME Line if you suspect that your medicine is causing a problem and you're worried about using it.  Note this service is not for emergencies

 

1300 134 237

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