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This page provides contact details for SES, VicRoads and Bureau of Meteorology monitoring of streams in East Gippsland.

For all emergencies dial 000 


If your mobile phone has no reception, dial 112 to connect to 000. This will use any phone network that is available.


The primary response agency for all floods in Victoria is the State Emergency Service.  Council’s role is to provide support to communities during the recovery stage.


Flood and storm infomation

Telephone VICSES on 1300 VICSES,  or 1300 842 737, or visit the State Emergency Service website.


Road closures

Telephone VicRoads on 131 170 (24 hours) or visit the VicRoads website.


Stream levels for the Cann, Genoa, Mitchell, Snowy and Tambo Rivers 

These rivers are automatically monitored for changes in water levels, in order to provide an early warning of flooding.

Telephone the Bureau of Meteorology on 1300 659 217  or visit the Bureau of Meteorology website.


Local Flood Guides


Gippsland Lakes Flood warning system

Local Flood Guide Bairnsdale

Local Flood Guide Lakes Entrance

Local Flood Guide Metung

Local Flood Guide Paynesville

Local Flood Guide Eagle Point

Local Flood Guide Raymond Island









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