Type Status Location Last Updated
This Final Flood Warning is being issued for Yarra River Milgrove to Warrandyte.

  • The Yarra River catchment has received rainfall averaging about 4 mm in the Upper Yarra region and about 1 mm in the Lower Yarra region since 09:00 AM Tuesday 13 August 2019. 
  • Rainfall totals of less than 2 mm have been forecast for the catchment today (Wednesday 14 August 2019).
  • Yarra River from Millgrove to Coldstream:The level of the Yarra River at Coldstream peaked 3.94 metres, just below the minor flood level (4.00 metres) at 15:18 yesterday. It is currently at 3.81 metres, and falling. 
  • Yarra River from Coldstream to Warrandyte:The level of the Yarra River at Yarra Glen is currently steady at its peak around 3.88 metres, below the Minor Flood Level (4.10 metres).
  • Minor flooding in the Yarra River catchment is expected to affect low-lying areas adjacent to the waterway including bicycle paths.
Stay informed - monitor your local conditions and remain alert.
What you should do: 
  • Be prepared to act if your situation changes.
  • You should stay informed by listening to emergency broadcasters and monitoring warnings.
  • Farmers should consider moving livestock and machinery to higher ground.
  • Floodwater is dangerous - never drive, walk or ride through floodwater.
Impacts in your area: 
  • Areas around rivers and streams may be flooded.
  • Local roads may be closed and low bridges may be underwater. 
This message was issued by State Emergency Service.

This is the Final Warning for this event

Flood information:
Emergency contacts: 
Stay informed:
  • Go to www.emergency.vic.gov.au.
  • Tune in to ABC Local Radio, commercial and designated community radio stations, or Sky News TV. 
  • Phone the VicEmergency Hotline to talk to someone about this warning on 1800 226 226 (freecall).
  • People who are deaf, hard of hearing, or who have a speech/communication impairment can contact VicEmergency Hotline via the National Relay Service on 1800 555 677. 
  • For help with English, phone the Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450 (freecall) and ask them to telephone VicEmergency Hotline. If you know someone who cannot speak English, provide them with this number.
  • Download the VicEmergency app or follow VicEmergency on Twitter (#vicfloods) or Facebook.