Douglas is a beautiful place to live. The potential risk of natural disasters such as cyclones and flooding exists.

Council is committed to educating staff and residents about these natural hazards and has developed a number of resources with various tips on preparing for disaster events. Included on this page are links to available resources from expert agencies, as well as information on what services we can provide to help you get “disaster ready”.

> Douglas LDMG 

Council and the Douglas LDMG is committed to playing a key role in achieving community safety for residents and visitors.

> Douglas LDMG Plans

Within Douglas there is always a potential risk for natural disasters such as cyclones, bushfires and flooding.

> Useful Resources

On this page, we have included some important documents and links to useful websites, which can help you to make informed decisions and protect yourself, your family and your home in the event that a disaster affects the local area.

> Community Safety 

Please refer to the Community Services pages.