Mar 24 2021

Three people rescued from floodwaters

Three people have been rescued from ACT waterways in the past 24 hours.

A woman had to be pulled from rising floodwaters at Kambah Pool late last night.

Earlier in the day, two Canberra workers were rescued when their car was swept away in the Naas River.

The ACT SES has received around 185 calls for help since midnight on Tuesday and only around 20...

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Mar 24 2021

Tuggeranong TV Outage

There is currently a TV and radio outage affecting the Tuggeranong Valley area.

A power outage to the antenna at Tuggeranong Hill is affecting transmissions.

Currently there is no ETA for restoration, as the track to the tower has been washed out by rain.

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Mar 23 2021

ACT-SES receives 167 calls for assistance

The ACT State Emergency Service has now received 167 calls for assistance as a result of the wet weather since midnight.

80 of these have now been completed.

The requests for assistance have mainly consisted of leaking roofs, fallen trees and flooded roads across Canberra.

Paddy’s River Road has been closed on the southern end at Discovery...

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Mar 23 2021

Parks and reserves closed across the ACT until further notice

A number of parks and reserve across the ACT have been closed until further notice as a result of the heavy rain.

This includes:

  • Namadgi National Park
  • The Lower Cotter Catchment
  • Murrumbidgee River Corridor including Cotter, Pine Island, Kambah Pool, Casuarina Sands and Uriarra Crossing
  • Blue Range Campground
  • Woods Reserve Campground
  • Cotter Campground

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