Emergency Info

 If you are experiencing a life threatening emergency please call 000 immediately



If you need Police but it is not life threatening please call Police link on 131 444 .


If you are experiencing a medical problem, that needs attention, but is not life threatening please call your General Practitioner, if after hours call 1300 Home Dr ( 1300 4663 37)

“Our Call Centre is open from:
4pm weekdays
10am Saturdays
all day Sundays
and all day on
Public Holidays”

For a listing of hospitals in and around Brisbane visit  http://www.myhospitals.gov.au/browse/qld/brisbane

And for fast medical advice over the phone 24/7 call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84)


For all non emergencies, including fire and rescue please call 13 QGOV (13 74 68)

call SES on 132 500 for Flood or Storm Emergencies

For up to date weather details check http://www.bom.gov.au/

For power outages or broken power lines call Energex

Loss of supply: 136262

Emergency: 131962


If you or someone you know is in crisis situation and are contemplating suicide please find help, Lifeline are here to help you with online chat


And a phone call service available on 13 11 14
You are valuable, you are loved, please seek help.


In crisis situation involving housing, bills, food you can seek out your nearest community centre, which can help you, or direct you to somewhere that can. These services are used by many people every day, never feel too proud to ask for help of you need it.

For help with housing
If you are homeless contact Homeless Persons Information Queensland (HPIQ) , a 24hr information service that you can call toll-free on 1800 47 47 53

If you are experiencing domestic or family violence and are seeking safety, information or advice, contact DV Connect on their 24hr toll-free number 1800 811 811

For a full and comprehensive list of places that can help you with food, bills, housing or many other problems please check this website.

We hope this list can help you in most any situation you may face in life, and wish you the best.

There is always help out there for you.


If you have a wild animal such as a snake on your property that needs to be removed please search for your closest snake handler, or call 13 QGOV (13 74 68) for help in finding an appropriate alternative.

Stuff To Do In Brisbane cannot guarantee that this information is correct and up to date. To find up to date emergency information please contact your local council