State Earthquake Sub-plan

The State Earthquake Sub-plan provides sources of information and to outline the arrangements for ensuring an integrated and coordinated approach to the State’s management of earthquake events, in order to reduce the impact and consequences of these events on the community, infrastructure and services.

Victoria is located away from geologically-active tectonic plate boundaries, which lie hundreds of kilometres seaward of the eastern coastline. However, Victoria regularly experiences small earthquakes that are felt and reported.

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