Emergency alert on flooding

AN emergency alert has been issued for flash flooding in the Ipswich region.

The Ipswich Local Disaster Management Group warns the Brisbane River is likely to reach 18 to 19 metres in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Residents close to the river and associated tributaries, including the Bremer River, Six Mile Creek, Bundamba Creek and all other tributaries should monitor the situation overnight and take evacuation measures if required.

The Ipswich Show Grounds has been declared the evacuation centre.

You should warn neighbours and secure your belongings.



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