ICA extends Cyclone Debbie catastrophe declaration to New South Wales


ICA CEO Rob Whelan said insurers are mobilising response teams to help households and businesses in northern New South Wales and south-east Queensland, where severe flooding is being reported. The cyclone  has already caused damage in areas including Whitsunday Islands, Hamilton Island, Airlie Beach, Daydream Island and Bowen - with 7500 claims already submitted. Whelan commented: “Though 7500 claims have been lodged from Queenslanders as of noon (Brisbane time) today, this is only the early