Local Information & Contact Numbers

Below is a list of local resources, important information and pages to follow.

updated TUESDAY 12 NOVEMBER - STATEWIDE FIRE BAN

Below is a list of useful local resources, contact numbers, pages to follow and mobile apps that might come in handy.

 

KEEP UP TO DATE WITH THE STATUS OF FIRES:

NSW Rural Fire Services Website

NSW Rural Fires Services Website - Fires Near Me Page

Fire and Rescue Facebook Page

Rural Fires Services Facebook Page

Southern Highlands RFS Facebook Page

Weather Updates

 

HANDY MOBILE APPS:

Note: links may only work on mobile

Fires Near Me iOS App

Fires Near Me Android App

 

 

EMERGENCY SERVICES (LOCAL CONTACTS)

 

SES https://www.ses.nsw.gov.au/regions/illawarra-south-coast/?suburbName=BOWRAL
In an emergency call 132 500 (emergency help in flood, storm and tsunami)

SES Southern Highlands: 02 4828 5555

Website: www.ses.nsw.gov.au

 

NSW Fire https://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/
In an emergency call Triple Zero (000)

Bush Fire Information Line - 1800 NSW RFS (1800 679 737)

NSW Rural Fire Service: 02 4424 4424
Southern Highlands Fire Control Centre: 02 4868 5500
Website: www.rfs.nsw.gov.au 

 

NSW Police https://www.police.nsw.gov.au/about_us/regions_commands_districts/southern_region/the_hume/southern_highlands_police_station
In an emergency call Triple Zero (000)

Moss Vale: 02 4868 1222
Public Crime Contact: 131 444
Website: www.police.nsw.gov.au

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheHumePD

 

NSW Health https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx

In an emergency call Triple Zero (000)

Bowral Hospital: 02 4861 0200

Bowral Hospital Directions http://www.parking.health.nsw.gov.au/show.html?language=en&name=Bowral%20and%20District%20Hospital

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BowralandDistrictHospital/

 

Live Traffic NSW https://www.livetraffic.com/desktop.html

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/livetrafficnsw/

iOS App: https://apps.apple.com/au/app/live-traffic-nsw/id447303817

Android App: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.livetrafficnsw

 

SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS:

Rural Fire Service Safe Places in your Neighbourhood

 

Moss Vale Services Club (02 4868 1557) & Mittagong RSL (02 4872 6700) are welcoming people along with companion animals (dogs, cats, birds). Cats and birds will need to be in cages or carriers and dogs either in crates or on a lead and the animal must remain with you (ie you can't leave your pet there unaccompanied)

 

Moss Vale Showground will be available as a safe zone to take horses. A person will need to remain with them, BYO feed and they will need to be registered with the Local Land Services agent onsite.

Call 1800 814 647 a number set up for enquiries from the public seeking support regarding livestock.

 

LOCAL SERVICES:

Wingecarribee Shire Council

General Enquiries: 02 4868 0888
Website: www.wsc.nsw.gov.au

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WingecarribeeShireCouncil/