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EMERGENCY ALERT - ST GEORGE as at 10.20pm
5/02/2012

The Department of Community Safety (DCS) would like to advise:

The following is an Emergency Alert Message sent to St George this evening at 10:20pm

This is an emergency alert message for St George residents from the Balonne Shire Council. Water Levels are now over-topping Beardmore Dam and this will result in the earlier closure of the Moonie Highway.

There are no concerns about the integrity of the dam wall, however final evacuations must take place as soon as possible.



Contact for media enquiries: Department of Community Safety Media Unit on (07) 3247 8186.