Tweed flood recovery centre closes

It’s been around two months since the devastating floods that followed ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie, and the Tweed Shire Council has announced its Murwillumbah-based Flood Recovery Centre is now closing its doors.

The Centre has helped more than 2000 people in the region access assistance and information to as part of the recovery process.

The Tweed Shire Council said anyone still needing help or advice should contact the council directly on (02) 6670 2400 to speak with specialist flood staff.


Free mental health assistance is available, without a referral, through NSW Mental Health between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday on 1300 137 934. Outside of these hours, Lifeline (13 11 14) offers a 24-hour service for people experiencing a personal crisis.