Emergency Contacts

Phone Numbers, Websites, Apps, Broadcasters and Social Media


Emergency Services & Contacts

Emergency Services Phone

  • Ambulance, Fire, Police: 000
  • State Emergency Service (SES): 132 500
  • Lifeline (24 hours): 131 114
  • Maternal and Child Health Advice Line: 132 229
  • Poisons Information Centre: 131 126
  • Crime Stoppers & Hoon Hotline: 1800 333 000
  • Victorian Bushfire Information Line: 1800 240 667
  • Mitchell Shire After Hours Service: 03 5734 6200 (for urgent hazards on local roads or council property)


VicEmergency Website

SES Website

VicRoads traffic alerts

Agriculture Victoria -  Pets and Emergencies

Agriculture Victoria - Horses and livestock in emergencies

CFA Website

Emergency Relief and Recovery Victoria

Department of Health - Extreme Heat and Heatwaves

VicGov Better Health Channel

Red Cross

Department of Human Services


The Victorian Government has formal arrangements for emergency warnings and information to the community.

Please visit the Prepare and Get Ready section of the Vic Emergency website for details on how you can stay up to date including alerts, apps and emergency broadcasters. 

Council will provide information about Council services and local roads during an emergency. 



VicEmergency Page

Mitchell Shire Fire Information Page (affected Council services)

Mitchell Shire Council (affected Council services)

Animals of Mitchell Shire Page (information about caring for you pets or livestock during an emergency and lost and found animals)


Follow Mitchell Shire on Twitter (Council information)