Redland City Council opens sandbagging stations during wet weather

Redland City Council sandbagging stations are open today and tomorrow at selected locations after heavy rain lashed the area.

WET WEATHER: Sandbags are available from council depots in the Redlands.

WET WEATHER: Sandbags are available from council depots in the Redlands.

Locations include:

Council depot Cleveland - 199-205 South Street

Council staff and SES will be onsite to assist. Sand, bags and shovels will be supplied.

Open today, Thursday October 14: 12 noon until 6pm

Open tomorrow, Friday October 15: 7am to 6pm

24-hour self-service sandbagging stations are located at:

Council depot Dunwich - 11-37 Mitchell Crescent.

Outside the Redland City council depot, 11-37 Mitchell Crescent, Dunwich

Sand and bags supplied. Take your own shovel.

Council depot Russell Island - 6 Cambridge Road.

Outside the council depot on Cambridge Road. Sand and bags supplied. Take your own shovel.

Council depot Macleay Island - 22-24 Scarborough Road

Outside the council depot on Scarborough Terrace. Sand and bags supplied. Take your own shovel.

Please note: enclosed shoes must be worn.

Need assistance?

Call the SES on 132 500 to log a job, which will be prioritised and tasked. This will help ensure our most vulnerable in the community are addressed as a priority.

Call Triple Zero (000) immediately if the situation is life-threatening.

Call Energex on 13 19 62 to report fallen powerlines.

Call Council on 3829 8999 to report fallen branches on public spaces across the city.