Type Status Location Last Updated
This is the Final Flood Warning for the Barwon River
  
Barwon River downstream of Inverleigh:
  • Minor flooding has eased along the Barwon River downstream of Inverleigh.
  • The Barwon River at Geelong is currently at 2.05 metres and falling. 
  • The Barwon River at Geelong is expected to continue to fall during Wednesday and to remain below the minor flood level (2.30 m).
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. 
  • Monitor weather forecasts and river levels. Go to www.bom.gov.au/vic/warnings.
Impacts in your area: 
  • Local roads may be closed and low bridges may be underwater.
  • Areas around rivers and streams may be flooded.
  • Boating in floodwaters is dangerous due to debris, submerged trees and other hidden dangers. 
This message was issued by State Emergency Service.


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.