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October 2022 Flood Information


Click on the below information links to find out more information:

Warnings and advice

Apps for smart phones and devices

Emergency services


Emergency Recovery Victoria website and hotline call 1800 560 760.

The Flood Recovery Hotline is a single state-wide number for Victorians affected by the October 2022 floods.It can help with: 

  • navigating available support
  • clean-up
  • temporary accommodation
  • mental health and wellbeing support.

The Flood Recovery Hotline is open from 7.30am to 7.30pm every day.

For information about government assistance and support visit the Flood Recovery 2022

Community support agencies and others

Want to help flood affected communities?

Here are some ways you can help:

Financial donations

A financial donation is the best way to assist until it is determined what people need specifically, and this may not be known for some time.

GIVIT is a national not-for-profit that helps coordinate donations and items to make sure people and communities get exactly what they need, when they need it.

You can see what's needed at:


Disaster Relief Australia is an organisation that partners with Emergency Management Victoria to organise volunteers to assist with clean-up once flood waters recede.

You can find out more and register your interest at:

You can also check in with your local neighbourhood house or community op shop to see if they need a hand during this time. We’re sure there will be many other opportunities and groups needing assistance, so keep an eye out for where you can pitch in.