**This Emergency Alert is no longer current. For updated information please refer to www.palmcouncil.qld.gov.au**

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Emergency Alert for Palm Island as at 6.15pm Wed 8 May

An Emergency Alert message has been issued by the Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council for residents on Palm Island.

The message advises residents not to drink, cook with or consume tap water until further notice.

Bottled water will be supplied to houses.

Residents are asked to inform their family and friends. For more information visit www.palmcouncil.qld.gov.au