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Wyong declared Natural Disaster Area

29th June 2011

Ministerial media release


NSW Minister for Police and Emergency Services, Michael Gallacher has added Wyong to the list of Local Government Areas declared Natural Disasters following recent floods.

"This brings the total number of areas declared to 21," Minister Gallacher said.

"The NSW Government continues to assess the damage caused by the floods over the past weeks.

"I understand the frustration and stress that comes with the flood damage, having been personally affected on my own property.

"The determination for Wyong to be declared was a result of damage to road networks and infrastructure.

"As always I continue to thank the SES and other emergency agencies that have worked tirelessly around the clock over recent weeks," Minister Gallacher concluded.


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