Emergency contacts

Emergencies range from bushfires to floods and everything in between. Council helps in the management of emergencies throughout the Shire under the Emergency Management Act and the Municipal Emergency Management Plan.

In a life-threatening emergency CALL
  • Triple Zero "000"
  • Mobiles 112
  • Hearing impaired 106 TTY

Emergency Information Services

Bushfire

Bushfire Information Line
1800 240 667
 
Hearing Impaired TTY
1800 555 667
 
Website
 
Public Land
 

Medical

Nurse On Call
1300 606 024
 

Storm and Flood

SES Information Line
1300 842 737
 
Bureau of Meteorology
www.bom.gov.au
 
North East Water, emergency and faults
1300 361 644
 

Hospitals

Beechworth Health Service, 52 Sydney Road
03 5728 0200
 
Rutherglen Indigo North Health, 168 High Street
02 6033 6200
 
Chiltern Indigo North Health, 11 Main Street
03 5726 1405
 
Wangaratta Northeast Health, Green St
03 5722 0111
 
Wodonga Albury-Wodonga Health, Vermont Street
02 6051 7111
 

State Emergency Service

Emergency calls in storms or floods
132 500
 
Website
 
North East Hume Region, Benalla
03 5762 6253
 

Country Fire Authority

03 5721 4122
 
02 6056 3022
 

Police

Beechworth, William Street
03 5728 1032
 
Chiltern, Main Street
03 5726 1222
 
Yackandandah, 8 Railway Av
02 6027 1205
 
Rutherglen, 167 High St
02 6032 9612
 
Wangaratta, 21-33 Handley Street
03 5723 0888
 
Tangambalanga, 8 Huon Street
02 6027 3254
 
Wodonga, 100 Hovell Street
02 6049 2600
 

Sustainability, Environment, Parks Victoria

DSE State Headquarters
136 186
 
DSE Beechworth Office
03 5720 8190
 
Parks Victoria Park Closure Hotline
131 963
 

Primary Industries

136 186
 
Wodonga
02 6043 7900
 
Benalla
03 5761 1611
 

Bureau of Meteorology

Health, Human Services

1300 253 942
 
1300 650 172
 
Wangaratta Office
03 5722 0555
 
Wodonga Office
02 6055 7777
 

Education, Early Childhood Development

School closures
1800 809 834
 

VicRoads

 

Last updated: 08 January 2014