Call 132 500 from anywhere in Victoria for flood, storm, tsunami and earthquake emergency. For life-threatening emergencies call Triple Zero (000).

Current emergency information is available by calling the VicEmergency Hotline on 1800 226 226. At any time, warnings and advice are available by visiting the VicEmergency website.

If you are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech impairment, contact the Victoria State Emergency Service (VICSES) through the National Relay Service.

South West Office – Geelong

90 Furner Avenue
Bell Park, Victoria 3215

Phone: (03) 9256 9350
Fax: (03) 9256 9366
Email: southwest@ses.vic.gov.au

Office hours: 8.30am-5pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

South West Office - Warrnambool

PO Box 674

9 Gillies Street

Warrnambool   Victoria   3280
Phone: (03) 9256 9608
Email:  southwest@ses.vic.gov.au

South West Office – Hamilton

PO Box 471
38 Fenton Street
Hamilton, Victoria 3300

Phone: (03) 9256 9600
Fax: (03) 5572 5590
Email: southwest@ses.vic.gov.au

Office hours: 8.30am-5pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

Media enquiries

Please direct any media enquiries to the VICSES Media Line (6am-10pm, 24/7)

Volunteer enquiries

If you're interested in becoming a volunteer, please take a look at our Volunteer section for further information.

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