As incredible images of the storm surge caused by Hurricane Sandy on the US east coast were beamed around the world this week, it is a timely reminder of the serious damage storm surges can cause to our coastal communities.
This Sunday, Green Cross Australia will present a stunning new video visualising the impact of a storm surge on Townsville caused by a hypothetical cyclone. We will be at Townville’s famous Cyclone Sunday event.
In other news, Harden Up - Protecting Queensland has undergone a facelift, with a new-look design that is more accessible than ever, including mobile device optimisation and brand new feature, Disaster Connect, to provide you with the best up-to-date information about severe weather and preparedness advice.
Green Cross Australia is also excited to announce that its award-winning project, Witness King Tides, which aims to raise awareness around sea level rise and storm surge risks, is going national.