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Cyclone Season Preparation

The cyclone season extends from 1st November to 30 April. Before this period the following should be undertaken:

  • Is your house prepared for a cyclone?
  • Clean your residence or work area of unwanted materials and rubbish.
  • Trees of excess height and growth should be trimmed to withstand high winds.
  • Have on hand a stock of emergency supplies, e.g. first-aid kit, candle or torches, batteries for your portable radio, canned food, drinking water containers, etc.
  • Decide where best to shelter your pets.
  • Determine location and establish cyclone tie-down areas for caravans, boats, trailers, etc.
  • Become familiar with the four stages of the cyclone procedures.