Local Disaster Recovery Plan

In the aftermath of ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie, Scenic Rim Regional Council has developed a Local Disaster Recovery Plan. The plan summaries the key outcomes of the recovery processs. To view the plan CLICK HERE

Scenic Rim Local Recovery Action Plan

​Developed by the Local Recovery Group, the Local Recovery Action Plan documents the coordination and tracking of recovery efforts within Scenic Rim region to achieve the objectives placed in the Local Recovery Plan. This plan should be read in conjunction with the Local Recovery Plan and the State Operation Queensland Recovery Plan.


Looking for a way to support the Scenic Rim community and those affected by storms and flooding? 
Visit GIVIT for community donations at www.givit.org.au
Are you a resident in Tamborine, Rathdowney, Kooralbyn, Beaudesert, Canungra, Fassifern Valley, Harrisville, Hillview and Tamrookum, and experiencing hardship as a result of rainfall or flooding from ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie? You may be eligible for support and financial assistance to help with essentials such as food, clothing, accommodation and medication. You can find out more information by phoning the Community Recovery Hotline on 1800 173 349 or applying online at www.communityrecovery.qld.gov.au.


Provides counselling and support, including crisis counselling to people affected by disaster. Visit www.lifeline.org.au or phone 13 11 14.

Australian Red Cross 
Supports and visits people in communities where a disaster has occurred to check on their wellbeing and make referrals to other agencies. Visit www.redcross.org.au or phone 1300 554 419.

Salvation Army 
Provides catering services for people after a disaster and during community recovery. Visit www.salvos.org.au or phone 13 72 58.

Volunteering Queensland 
Connects people, resources and organisations through volunteering projects and initiatives. Visit www.volunteeringqld.org.au or phone 07 3002 7600.

St. Vincent de Paul 
Provides essential items such as blankets, toiletries, mattresses, clothing, food, water, and children's and babies' necessities. Visit www.vinnies.org.au or phone 07 3010 1000.

Adventist Development and Relief Agency 
Provides temporary accommodation for people who have lost their homes in a disaster. Visit www.adra.org.au or phone 1800 242 372.

Provides services such as rescuing trapped animals, helping injured animals, and technical and logistical support for emergency animal shelters.  Visit www.rspca.org.au or phone 07 3426 9999.

Blue Care 
Provides most community care services. Visit www.bluecare.org.au or phone 1300 258 322.

St John Ambulance  
Helps people who are sick, distressed, suffering or in danger.