On 19 December 2017, severe thunderstorms brought large hailstones and heavy rain to parts of Victoria causing localised water inundation, vehicle damage and instances of property damage. In particular, East and South-East suburbs of Melbourne were the worst impacted.
Power outages affected approximately 110,000 homes, mostly in the North and North-East of Victoria including Bendigo, Shepparton, Mildura, Kilmore and Benalla.
as at 0900 on December 21, 2017
Claim numbers will continue to grow over the coming days and weeks