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Cyclone planning for Territory seniors

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Cyclone Planning for NT Seniors

This plan is designed to help you make a plan and be prepared for the cyclone season (1 November to 30 April). It includes:

What is a cyclone?

Before the cyclone 

  • Make Your Plan
  • Clean Up
  • Develop a Personal Record
  • Prepare Your Household’s Emergency Plan
  • Tips on Packing Your Emergency Kits
  • Pack Your Emergency Kits
  • Plan for Pets

During the cyclone    

  • What to Do
  • Other Emergency Contacts
  • Prepare for Evacuation

After the cyclone 

  • What to Do
  • Getting Help
  • Seniors at Risk


  • Useful Information
  • Online Information about Cyclones

Templates for:

  • Your Personal Record
  • Your Household’s Emergency Plan
  • Emergency Kit Checklist
  • Plan for Pets

How to get your free copy

  • DCC_Logo_SPOTDownload your Free Copy of Cyclone Planning for Seniors (reissue2022) here.
  • For print copies of the plan, please call COTA NT on 8941 1004 or visit us at Spillett House, 65 Smith Street, Darwin (office hours: Monday to Friday, 9am – 3pm)

This document was produced by COTA NT in 2014 in association with the City of Darwin.
Page updated: 8 December 2022 (reissue with new cover only)

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