Wet Season safety information: significant stream rises Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest
- 10 December 2021 to 29 April 2022
- 7 December 2021 4:30pm
This alert applies to the following park:
- Broadwater, Abergowrie State ForestTownsville; Tropical North Queensland
During the North Queensland wet season local heavy rainfall may cause significant stream rises at Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest. During and after heavy rain, creek conditions change and become dangerous. Fast flowing, rapidly rising water, with strong currents, occurs. At these times, to stay safe, do not enter the water.
Visitors are urged to use caution at all times around waterways. Always supervise children closely.
Check weather conditions via the Bureau of Meteorology before visiting.
Read more on your safety during extreme weather events.
In an emergency situation, call 000.
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