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North Australia Fire Managers Forum 2018, Townsville
North Australia Fire Managers Forum 2018, Townsville
This year marked the 20th anniversary of the Northern Australia Fire Managers forum, which gathered fire managers over three days from a range of public and private organisations from across northern Australia.
The future of national natural hazards mitigation policy was up for discussion recently at a special event hosted by the new National Resilience Taskforce.
The trade expo at AFAC18 powered by INTERSCHUTZ is set to be huge.
Emergency management leaders to gather in Perth to discuss how to adapt and weather change at AFAC18 powered by INTERSCHUTZ.
Photo: Chris Samuel (CC-BY-2.0)
The latest round of new research opportunities is now open, investigating assessment and management of native wildlife populations and developing guidelines for seizing and holding wildlife. Expressions of interest...
Fire and Emergency New Zealand
Researchers are needed to lead two new projects with the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC. The projects are being undertaken for the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and cover...
Daniel May conducting a prescribed burn near Chico, California. Photo: Don Hankins.
A PhD student has been living abroad for five months to support his studies on Indigenous burning for cultural purposes.
Researchers are being sought for the next round of research projects. Photo: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning.Photo: DELWP.
Researchers are needed to lead three new projects with the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC. The projects are being undertaken for the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and cover the...
Ashley Wright receives the prestigious Eric Laurenson Medal.
PhD student Ashley Wright has been recognised for his excellent contributions to flood research by Monash University.
Lake Repulse, Tasmania. Photo: Tony Fish (CC_VY-NC_2.0)
Expressions of interest are currently being sought for three new research projects involving community resilience, climate change impacts and prescribed burning. These projects will be undertaken for the Victorian...
Dr Tariq Maqsood presenting at the 2018 Floodplain Management Association conference.
The Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC supported the recent Floodplain Management Association conference on the Gold Coast with a booth in the trade display, while a number of CRC projects presented their research...
Unpacking complexity workshop, Wellington 2018
The connections between Australian and New Zealand research in natural hazards were the focus of a workshop in Wellington last month.

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18 Jul Scimex What is the bushfire outlook across northern australia?
21 May Manning River Times Experts share their bushfire emergency experience
16 May The Lighthouse Drivers risk death when driving into flood water: new study
24 Apr Dredging Today New Tool-Kit for Coastal Managers in Australia
20 Apr The Lighthouse Late bushfire season and extreme heat put pressure on resources
16 Apr The Conversation Children aren’t liabilities in disasters – they can help, if we let them
13 Apr Asia Pacific Fire Predicting fire thunderstorms
13 Apr Asia Pacific Fire Learning lessons from research insights: Black Saturday
13 Apr Asia Pacific Fire Predicting Fire Thunderstorms
02 Apr ABC Natural disasters expose women's emergency preparedness gap
27 Mar The Conversation Lessons not learned: Darwin's paying the price after Cyclone Marcus
27 Mar News Company Lessons not learned: Darwin's paying the price after Cyclone Marcus
26 Mar ABC Victorian Country Hour for Monday 26th March 2018
20 Mar Environment Guru Fire Seasons Have Become Longer Globally, Experts Say
20 Mar EcoWatch Fire Seasons Have Become Longer Globally, Experts Say
19 Mar Scimex EXPERT REACTION: Bushfire ravages NSW coastal town
19 Mar ABC Fire agencies' use of social media and messaging likely saved lives
21 Feb The Coolah District Diary People ignore 'catastrophic' alerts, go to look at fires, study finds.
20 Feb Hills Gazette York’s buildings being surveyed for ‘earthquake proofing’
14 Feb Goondiwindi Argus Bushfires: people wait for flames

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