Recovery resources for practitioners

Recovery hub

Functional Recovery Groups
Queensland Recovery Plan; Disaster Recovery Arrangements; Functional Recovery Groups, the State Recovery Policy and Planning Coordinator; and State Recovery Coordinators.
Recovery officers
QRA provides a regional liaison service with Regional Liaison Officers (RLOs) and a recovery liaison service with Recovery Officers (ROs) for each local government, and relevant state agencies.
Community recovery workers in meeting
Find out about Queensland's current and previous disaster recovery operations.
Recovery collaboration and contacts
Effective recovery requires collaboration between local, state and federal government, community and non-government agencies in consultation with impacted communities.
Disaster dashboard
Up-to-date information on everything you need to know including evacuation centre openings and locations, river heights, road conditions and closures, power and phone outages.
Resilience glossary
Useful recovery definitions and links to definition resources for recovery practitioners.
Community recovery workers walking down street with flood debris
Queensland Government's disaster recovery website is a central source of information for Queenslanders recovering from disaster.
Recovery planning methodology
Recovery templates for councils and practitioners to support planning for recovery.
‘FLOOD-EX21 Recovery in practice’ brought more than 100 leaders including council representatives and recovery experts from local, state and federal agencies together to exercise and demonstrate recovery planning for an extraordinary Brisbane River flood scenario.
Animation of council workers fixing a wooden bridge
This video describes our roles across the recovery journey before and after a natural disaster.
Scene of flooded community scape
This video describes the steps required to prepare before a natural disaster, and develop an event-specific recovery plan for your community following a disaster.
Section of Sarina School mural
Throughout the recovery process, it is important to capture and share stories of recovery, good practice and resilience from impacted communities.
Birdie and the Fire
Birdie’s Tree resources support the mental health and resilience of expectant and new parents, babies and young children through natural disasters and disruptive events.
Satellite image of Australia with cyclone debbie over Queensland
Useful links to recovery related agencies and useful resources interstate, national and around the world.

COVID-19 information and links