You can make your own sandbags if you don’t have access by filling plastic bags you have in the home with sand. Dirt can be used as a last resort; it is functional but very messy.
You can tighten your own tarps: Re-tensioning Brochure
Disasters - know your role
Disaster Readiness Index
Queensland’s Disaster Readiness Challenge
Listen to Disaster Dave messages (thanks to the Lockyer Valley Regional Council).
Disaster Dave – Summer storm safety message # 1
Disaster Dave – Summer storm message # 2
Disaster Dave – Summer storm tip # 3
Disaster Dave – Summer storm tip # 4
Disaster Dave – Christmas Video # 5
Disaster Dave – Summer storm tip # 6
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