To help you plan your year and your Get Ready Queensland disaster resilience activities, here is a list of the key dates for the Get Ready Queensland program.


Month Activity
March Submissions open for Resilient Australia Awards
May Schools competition launch

2023-24 Funding Letters issued to councils

June 2023-24 Plan of Activities due
August Official start of bushfire season in Queensland
August Get Ready Queensland Resilient Australia Awards
September 2022-23 Funding Acquittals due
October Get Ready Queensland Week and the Bureau of Meteorology’s seasonal weather outlook
November  Official start of storm and cyclone season and end of Get Ready Queensland campaign
December  National Resilient Australia Awards

For grants key funding dates please refer to the council hub funding page.