Spring Thunderstorm Asthma Alerts

Wagga Wagga and district is prone to spring-time thunderstorm-triggered asthma associated with elevated levels of airborne grass-pollens in conjunction with pending thunderstorm activity.

If prone to asthma events, it is important that you:

How we can help

The Faculty of Science and Health at Charles Sturt University and the Wagga Asthma Collaborative of Health Professionals, have established an SMS notification and email notification system where you can register to be notified on days during spring that are high risk for thunderstorm triggered asthma.

Further information

If you have any queries about asthma or the alert system, please contact asthmaalert@csu.edu.au in the first instance. You can also contact:

Dr Bruce Graham
Phone: 0411 895 074

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  • To stop receiving SMS alerts, text/SMS the word Unsubscribe to 0417 115 876
  • To stop receiving email alerts, email the word Unsubscribe (in the subject line or email body) to asthmaalert@eapi.whispir.com

The Wagga Asthma Collaborative is a group of health professionals and consumer representatives who promote awareness of asthma and coordinate the pollen counts and asthma alerts for the Wagga Wagga region when the thunderstorm asthma risk is high.