Sandbags available ahead of ex-tropical cyclone Debbie

Update: sandbag stations will now be open all day today and as needed into the night.

Self service sandbagging stations will be re-established at the following locations on Thursday 29 March ahead of forecast heavy rainfall. Enclosed shoes must be worn.

  • Cleveland Showgrounds (Norm Price Park), Long Street Cleveland on Thursday 7am to 4pm. Council staff will be onsite to assist.
  • North Stradbroke Island – outside the depot compound Thursday 7am to 4pm.
  • Macleay Is – outside the depot compound Thursday 7am to 4pm.
  • Russell Island – Davidson Rd Gravel Pit Thursday 7am to 4pm.

The Redland SES Unit would like to remind residents to clean their gutters and secure loose items ahead of the forecast rainfall.

Read more about what to expect over the coming days here.