Tsunami Service Providers

Tsunami Information Centres

Australia

Country Information

Location
35°18.48′S 149°7.47′E
Area
7692024 sq km
Coastline
34218 km
Climate
Arid or Semi-Arid
Terrain
Low plateau with deserts, rangelands and a fertile plain in the southeast
Population
21,507,717 (2011 census)
Official Languages
English
Natural Hazards
Cyclones, severe thunderstorms, droughts, occasional floods & frequent bushfires.

National Tsunami Warning Center

Name of Organization
Joint Australian Tsunami Warning Centre (JATWC)
Name of Official
N/A
Address
N/A
Phone Number
1300 TSUNAMI (1300 878 6264)
Fax Number
N/A
Email Address
N/A
Website
http://www.bom.gov.au/tsunami/

Disaster Management Office

Name of Organization
Australian Emergency Management
Name of Official
N/A
Address
N/A
Phone Number
02 6141 6666
Fax Number
(03) 9669 4699
Email Address
N/A
Website
N/A

Tsunami National Contact

Name of Organization
Australian Bureau of Meteorology
Name of Official
Dr Ray Canterford
Address
GPO Box 1289 Melbourne VIC 3001 (700 Collins Street, Docklands)
Phone Number
(03) 9669 4000
Fax Number
(03) 9669 4699
Email Address
N/A
Website
http://www.bom.gov.au/tsunami/
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