Queensland Flood Infomation - Telstra 000 Outage
The local Telstra exchanges impacted are Gladstone, Rockhampton, Mackay, Townsville, Cairns, Mareeba and Mt Isa.
Police, Fire and Ambulance have established a single temporary number for emergency/Triple Zero calls, which may allow contact to be made with emergency services from some impacted areas (see below).
If you need to contact Triple-Zero and can’t use an alternative carrier you should:
1. Dial Triple Zero (000);
2. If Triple Zero is unavailable dial the number closest to your locality (see below);
3. If you are unable to make contact through either Triple Zero or the alternative numbers you should attend your local Police, Fire or Ambulance station or hospital if safe to travel
Townsville: 4750 5581 or 4750 5583
Mount Isa: 4744 1111 or 4744 1808
Cairns: 4030 7000
Mareeba: 4030 3340
Mackay: 4968 3530
Gladstone: 4971 3222
Rockhampton: Triple Zero (000) – via alternative carrier only
- 12.08.2013 Community Market weekends
- At Connected we release 2,000 goods on the weekend for just $1 + $2 to ensure everyone can afford to get what they need.
- 28.11.2012 We have moved!
- Connected finds new home!
- 21.05.2012 Connected Inc. Helps Nadi Flood Victims
- Connected Inc. sent a container load of clothing, books and other essential items to assist the Nadi Flood Victims
- 06.03.2012 Truck of sorted and brand new donations is going to St. George
- Connected has sent 16 pallets of stock to the forgotten families in St George. Stock sent up includes non-perishable food, clothing, linen and toys. To help with distribution, our tireless volunteers spent most of last week making up over 60 individual household packs for families that include cleaning items, crockery and cutlery and other essential items.
- 14.02.2012 22 pallets of stock to Roma, including brand new cleaning products, clothing and shoes and bedding.
- This Valentines Day Connected has sent 24 pallets of stock to Roma, including brand new cleaning products, clothing and shoes and bedding. Gwen Braga, Connected's president is up in Roma this week working with many wonderful volunteers sorting out donations in the flood relief centre. Flyers are being delivered to houses in Roma to assess what is needed and every day, several trucks are taking donations to the flood relief centre in Mitchell.