Cyclone Debbie struck the Queensland coast near Airlie Beach on Tuesday 28th March, 2017, at noon as a Category 4 Severe Tropical Cyclone.

Over the next seven days, storm and flood damage from the cyclone Debbie system continued along the east coast with storm-related damage occurring as far south as the New South Wales/Victorian border.

Claim statistics

Last collected on March 14, 2018

Total losses: $1.711 Billion

Domestic: 64,951

Claims lodged by State (%)

Commercial claims: 10,117

Total insured dollar value of event

Growth in lodged claims over 12 months

Estimated share of lodged claims by region (%)