• Winter brings a Fire Risk

      In Australia, there are only a few months (or weeks for some), that we actually need our “winter doona”. When the temperature drops, a significant fire danger increases around our homes. Flammable items being left too close to heaters (especially bedding, curtains and drying clothes), candles, unattended cooking, open fires, clothes dryers and electric blankets….

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    • Drought, Fires, Storms, and now Floods, what’s next?

      It’s an unsettling time in Australia right now, especially as our weather remains totally unpredictable. The fires have devastated many communities across Australia, storms including large hail has lashed across the East Coast, whilst North Queensland is currently experiencing huge volumes of rain causing flash-flooding. This same time last year, South-East Queensland was defending off…

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    • Free Bushfire Preparedness Report

      The Insurance Council of Australia has declared 6 Catastrophe events in 2019, to take the Industry’s Natural Disaster losses so far this year to more than $1.56 billion. 2 of those events occurred this month, including the Sunshine Coast hailstorm, and the NSW and QLD bushfires that are still active around the state’s. Losses from…

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    • Black Friday and Insurance

      Sale! Sale! Sale! Today is known as “Black Friday Sales”, and no doubt some of you will do all of your purchasing for the year today or this weekend as we approach Christmas time. It certainly is a great time of year to pick up a quick bargain. From equipment upgrades, a new car, building improvements and…

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    • Are you ready for Storm Season?

      It’s incredibly important to prepare for the upcoming storm season as we all know how destructive the Australian summer can be. Weather events occur throughout the year, however most occur between months October though to April. Citycover Insurance Brokers has taken pre-emptive action to ensure we are in the best possible position to assist those…

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