It is important to feel safe on and off campus. It is important to stay safe and know the important phone numbers of campus security in your institution and the local emergency phone numbers on your phone or somewhere safe.
Emergencies in Australia
As emergency number are different in your home country, it is important to save the numbers either someone where you can reach it easily or on your mobile phone.
Get help in an emergency or disaster situation.
- Police/Fire/Ambulance: 000
- SES assistance in floods and storms: 132 500
- Police attendance: 131 444 (all states except Victoria)
- International incident emergency helpline: 1300 555 135 (within Australia)
- Outside Australia– external site: +61 2 6261 3305
If you are living in Victoria, click here to find our your local police number.
When you start at your institution, make sure you find out the number of campus security and save it in a safe place or on your mobile phone.
Walk safe program are available at many institutions and they will walk you to public transportation or student accommodations on campus.