EMERGENCY ALERT for Benaraby (Gladstone)
A flooding emergency alert has been issued for Benaraby (Gladstone).
The Gladstone Regional Council has advised additional water releases from the Awoonga Dam are expected to occur at 2am.
People in low-lying properties are urged to move to higher ground immediately. For further information contact the Gladstone Regional Council on 4977 6655, listen to your local radio or log on to www.disaster.qld.gov.au. Only call triple zero (000) if you or your property is in danger or if someone is injured.
The community will be notified when there is no longer a flooding threat.
Contact for media enquiries: DCS media unit on (07) 3635 3310.