Last Updated: Thursday, 21 May 2020 16:00

Severe storms are often unpredictable and can occur at any time, involving lightning, thunder, hail, wind gusts and flash flooding. These storms can cause major damage to property, injury and loss of life.

Pay attention to severe storm warnings issued by the Bureau of Meteorology and visit to find out if your area may be impacted. Always wait for storm activity to pass completely before going outdoors.

The Get ready website provides useful, simple information to help you organise your home, business and pets.


Before a storm


During a storm

If you are outside

If you are inside


After the storm has passed


Assistance during storms


Caring for your pets during a storm


Preparing your business for storm season

CCIQ (Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland) has partnered with Queensland Government, the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning and Get Ready Queensland to put together fact sheets, webinars, a video and other resources to help you organise your business for storm season.

The resources cover topics such as:

View these resources at the CCIQ website.