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4 December, 2023
After facing the devastating impact of the 2022 Northern Rivers floods, the Norco ice cream factory has reopened, stronger and more resilient to future floods.
1 December, 2023
Dealing with disasters can be a difficult time for all those affected. The complexities added for the 1 in 6 Australians living with disability can be profound. As part of Australia’s Disability Strategy 2021-2031 (the Strategy), the Emergency Management – Targeted Action Plan outlines priority actions for the disaster management sector.
1 December, 2023
Through a $512,000 grant from the Australian Government's Black Summer Bushfire Recovery Grants Program, the Rockhampton Zoo has been able to implement essential safety measures to protect its animals and staff.

2023 Disaster impact

Australian Government Disaster Payments Made


Australian Government disaster payments made

Data combines the Australian Government Disaster Recovery Payment and Disaster Recovery Allowance schemes as well as special supplements and top-ups.

Data last updated on 01 November 2023.
Disasters that started in 2022 but were declared in 2023 are included in these figures.
Unincorporated Areas are not included in the count of LGAs impacted, with the exception of Unincorporated ACT. 



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