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Safety and emergencies

Find government information about improving community safety and how to plan and prepare for an emergency.

map of Castlemaine area showing emergency incident icons for fires and car accidents
map of Castlemaine area showing emergency incident icons for fires and car accidents

Get live emergency warnings and information

VicEmergency is the official Victorian Government source for emergency warnings and information.

See a live map showing current warnings, planned burns and other incidents across Victoria.

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Victoria's October floods

Help is available for people affected by flooding across Victoria:

Being safe can mean many different things. You should feel safe during an emergency. You should feel safe at home and in your community. If you are having a hard time, you should be able access the support you need.

Victorian Government services help keep Victorians safe and provide information, advice and support.

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Emergencies and emergency management

Reviewed 14 October 2022

How well do you know fire?

Plan. Act. Survive.

Find out how you can plan and prepare for the fire season.

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