City of Karratha

Cyclones, fires and emergency plans

Dial 000 for life threatening emergencies

Dial 132 500 for SES assistance

Disaster can strike anywhere and at any time, without warning. Disasters include cyclones, earthquakes, flooding, fire, lost or missing persons, trapped persons (building collapse), motor vehicle accident or aircraft crash.

The threats which may affect the City of Karratha have been identified by the Local Emergency Management Committee (LEMC) and are documented in the City of Karratha's Local Emergency Management Arrangements.






Floods and storm surges


Road conditions


City Emergency Plans