Canberra Storms Update - 1 October 2021

The ACT has received more than 70mm of rain since 9 AM Wednesday and our ACT State Emergency Service volunteers have received more than 35 requests for assistance. Coppins Crossing has been closed until further notice due to the inclement weather.
With rain expected to continue into the weekend and a chance of thunderstorms, the risk of localised flooding and storm damage is increased.
What would you do in an emergency? Now is the time to plan and prepare. Download your free Survival Plan from the ACT Emergency Services Agency Website -
If you need help during storm or flood, call the ACT State Emergency Service on 132 500. In a life-threatening emergency call Triple Zero (000).
More information on road closures is available at