Due to the bushfire crisis, Defence has opened bases from Brisbane to Adelaide for the use of people needing short-term evacuation assistance.

You can seek shelter at any Defence base in an emergency.

For more information call 1800 333 362.
 

Here are the preferred bases in each state for assistance:

 

New South Wales

RAAF Base Wagga - Sturt Highway Forrest Hill Wagga. 

RAAF Base Williamtown.

RAAF Base Richmond.

Victoria

AWMA – Latchford Barracks 81 Bonegilla Road Bonegilla.

RAAF Base East Sale.

RAAF Base Laverton.

RAAF Base Point Cook.

Australian Capital Territory

HMAS Harman.

Queensland

Gallipoli Barracks, Lloyd St. Enoggera Brisbane.

South Australia

Adelaide – Keswick Barracks, Anzac Highway, Keswick.

RAAF Base Edinburgh.

 

You can contact your local state emergency authority for further help and information if needed.

Victoria

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Queensland

South Australia

Western Australia