ARE YOU READY FOR CYCLONE SEASON?
Whilst we don’t want a cyclone, living in the far north means we need to be well prepared for cyclone season, which is now. Tropical cyclones form from lows within the monsoon trough, between November and April. Residents and tourists alike are urged to get ready, be prepared and ensure you have the following: STEP 1 Emergency plan STEP 2 Emergency and evacuation kits STEP 3 Prepare your home STEP 4 Tune into warnings It’s always a good idea to have a well stocked first aid kit at home for that unplanned emergency. Don’t wait until it’s too late, get ready now and be ready for anything!