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Bendigo Emergency Relief Centre Access Key

Bendigo Exhibition Centre, Prince of Wales Showgrounds

42 Holmes Road, Bendigo North, VIC, 3550

Phone (03) 5444 4646

Access Keys currently under construction:

The Bendigo Emergency Relief Centre is used as a short-term response to an emergency. The City of Greater Bendigo can set the centre up in response to a particular emergency, in consultation with Victoria Police and emergency management staff. The Country Fire Authority and the Victoria State Emergency Service.

Services include:

  • provision of first aid
  • community information sessions for people who are gathered at the centre in the case of an emergency
  • provision of food
  • provision of essential supplies such as clothes and blankets
  • emergency shelter/accommodation
  • personal support
  • provision for pets
  • a recreation area
  • showering and toileting facilities.

The Access Key available for Bendigo Emergency Relief Centre will be for evacuees and families.

To showcase the range of services and accessibility and to provide evacuees with a level of understanding, prediction, structure, orientation and sensory integration information, the Access Key for Bendigo Emergency Relief Centre will be provided for free download.

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