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My Ipswich Alerts

Ipswich City Council has teamed up the Early Warning Network to provide residents with FREE early warning alerts for potentially dangerous weather and bushfires within the City of Ipswich.iPhone EWN app

What do I receive?

You will receive alerts for potentially dangerous weather and bushfires within the City of Ipswich. In addition to custom messages from Ipswich City Council related to disaster and emergency management.

How do I receive the information?

Residents can receive alerts via SMS, email or the smartphone app.

Does it cost anything?

Council covers the cost of the My Ipswich Alerts, there is no charge to residents of the City of Ipswich.

About the Smart Phone Application

The smartphone app is available for Android devices through the Google Play Store and Apple devices in the Apple App Store.

Search My Ipswich Alerts to download. Council is proud to have used one of the winning entries from the Ipswich Enviroplan Photographic Competition as the background to the smartphone app.  This image is titled Redbank Sunrise and was captured by M. Fox

The My Ipswich Alerts smartphone app provides additional features to assist residents, these include:

  • Alerts from across Australia based on your GPS location as well as your registered residential address;
  • A Help me feature which sends the users location and details to resident defined email addresses and contact numbers;
  • Call Emergency 000, SES  132 500, Police 131 444, 24 Hour GP all whilst providing the user GPS coordinates and their estimated address;
  • Access to weather radar based on the residents location;
  • Location display; and
  • the ability to upload images and video to Council.

Is there anything else I need to know?

It is important that you update your details regularly.  To do this click here.