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We want to know what you need as a new resident... tell us by emailing youthballarat@ballarat.vic.gov.au or call 5320 5140

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Emergency

* Did you know.... its a good idea to have a 'ice' [in case of emergency] number stored in your phone. If you have an accident or get into trouble people will know who your 'in case of an emergency' contact is.


Ballarat Emergency Numbers

Emergency [Police, Ambulance & Fire]: 000
Emergency
[Police, Ambulance & Fire] MOBILE: 112
Crimestoppers  1800 333 000

Victoria Police Ballarat station                                                                 
20 Dana Street, Ballarat  
(03) 5336 6000

Nurse on Call [24 hours]                                          
1300 60 60 24

Ballarat Health Services Base Hospital [Emergency]
Drummond Street Nth, BALLARAT
(03) 5320 4275

St John of God Private Hospital [Emergency]
101 Drummond Street Nth, BALLARAT
(03) 5320 2126

1800 Reverse
              
No cash? Make calls reverse charges     
1800 738 3773

Central Highlands Water Emergency [24 hours]       
139 2837
Gas emergencies & leaks ONLY                             
13 27 71
Powercor electricity emeregency [24 hours]                  
13 24 12
Victorian Bushfire Info Line                                   
1800 240 667  
SES  Flood | Storm Info                                        
1300 842 737
VicRoads Emergency [24 hours]                            
13 11 70
Poisons information [24 hours]                             
13 11 26

State Emergency Service
Property damage [storm, flood or wind]                                
132 500

Animal  Control               
City of Ballarat [B|H]      5320 5500
After hours emergency   0408 518 803