Australia Post asks us to inform the designated operators of UPU member countries that, beginning on 14 March, weather warnings have been issued across Northern New South Wales (postcodes 2484, 2429, 2780, 2480, 2602, 2611, 2605, 2606, 2204, 2902, 2612, 2914, 2913, 2614, 2615, 2480, 2481, 2482, 2484). Heavy rainfall is forecast, leading to flash flooding and unpredictable levels in floodways and river crossings. This will affect the collection and delivery of all mail products.

Australia Post thanks all designated operators for their understanding and will update them once the situation has returned to normal.

Update 3/27/17:

Australia Post asks us to inform the designated operators of UPU member countries that, beginning on 27 March, weather warnings have been issued across North Queensland (postcodes 4740, 4741. 4750, 4751, and 4798 to 4820). Heavy rainfall is forecast, leading to flash flooding. This will affect the collection and delivery of all mail products.

Australia Post thanks all designated operators for their understanding and will update them once the situation has returned to normal.

Update 3/28/17:

Australia Post asks us to inform the designated operators of UPU member countries that the weather warnings across northern New South Wales (postcode areas 2204, 2429, 2460, 2480, 2481, 2482, 2484, 2602, 2605, 2606, 2611, 2612, 2614, 2615, 2780, 2902, 2913 and 2914) ended on Monday, 27 March 2017, and all postal services are again operating as normal.

Update 3/31/17:

Cyclone Debbie, with its 161 mph winds, has caused havic in parts of coastal Australia.  Australia Post asks us to inform the designated operators of UPU member countries that it is continuing to experience severe weather in Queensland. As of today, 30 March 2017, all postal services in Queensland (postcodes 4xxx) are suspended, affecting delivery and lodgement across all products.

Australia Post thanks all designated operators for their understanding and will update them once the situation has returned to normal.

Update 4/4/17:

Australia Post asks us to inform the designated operators of UPU member countries that, in addition to the impacts on the state of Queensland, Cyclone Debbie has now also caused flooding in New South Wales.

Australia Post thanks all designated operators for their understanding; it will update them once the situation has returned to normal.