With many regions there is always a potential risk for natural disasters such as cyclones, bushfires and flooding. Council and the LDMG is committed to playing a key role in achieving community safety for residents and visitors.

Featured on this page is a range of disaster planning documents to assist in the response and recovery of our community in the event of disaster.

This plan details the arrangements within the Douglas Shire Council local government area to plan and coordinate capability in disaster management and disaster operations.