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Flooding in Lismore after Cyclone Debbie. Photo: NSW SES
Flooding in Lismore after Cyclone Debbie. Photo: NSW SES
If you were impacted by the northern NSW floods earlier this year, your experience is valuable for new research.
Do you and your agency use our research? Nominate for the AFAC News Knowledge Innovation Award by this Friday 21 July, presented at #AFAC17.
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People continue to enter floodwater in vehicles and on foot, despite many knowing the risks.
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Australasia’s emergency management leaders to discuss sectors need for interoperability and emerging trends at conference
Fiona Dunstan from the CFS spoke about the benefits of CRC science in influencing emergency warnings.
Research Driving Change - Showcase 2017 highlighted the practical research outcomes of the last four years of research, with case studies and utilisation examples from across the CRC research program presented by our...
A flood wipes out a bridge in southern WA, February 2017. Photo: Dana Fairhead
A set of priorities for national research into natural hazards in Australia has been launched by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC.
Research Driving Change Showcase 2017
A set of priorities for national research into natural hazards in Australia was launched at the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC Research Driving Change Showcase 2017 in Adelaide.
The NSW Rural Fire Service and Tasmania Fire Service fighting the Tasmanian fires in early 2016. Photo: Mick Reynolds, NSW RFS
Emergency managers and policy makers from across Australia will be in Adelaide on 4-5 July to discuss how national research by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC is making communities safer.
Fire risk sign near Margaret River.
A new case study of bushfire, earthquake and coastal inundation will take place in Western Australia thanks to funding through the Commonwealth Government's Natural Disaster Resilience Program.
The research poster display was a highlight of the AFAC16 Research Forum
How can we influence communities to develop and implement practices that will make them more resilient to natural hazards? This is one of the questions that will be asked at the Research Forum of AFAC17 powered by...
NSW Rural Fire Service post-incident task force
The Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC will head up a taskforce to conduct important research in fire-affected areas of NSW.

News archives

In the media

05 Jan Circular Head Chronicle Bushfire survey
19 Dec The Sydney Morning Herald Bushfire risk reduction should not cost lives
15 Dec WA Today Nullarbor bushfires which forced highway closure visible from space
15 Dec Margaret River Mail Nullarbor bushfires which forced highway closure visible from space
15 Dec Hawkesbury Gazette Homeowners encouraged to assess bush fire exposure
08 Dec Royal Auto RACV member warns on bushfires
07 Dec Riverine Herald North-east fire risk upgraded
06 Dec Sunraysia Daily Outlook for higher risk
06 Dec The Maryborough District Advertiser Commissioner warns of above average fire season
05 Dec Insurance News Wet winter fuels grassland fire risk
05 Dec The Murray Valley Standard Murraylands fire risk increased for summer 2016/17
02 Dec Insurance and risk Australia underinsured against bushfires
02 Dec Insurance Business ICA, fire services warn against bushfire underinsurance
02 Dec Gympie Times Horror summer on the cards
01 Dec The Guardian Australia braces for extreme weather as summer gets off to sweltering start
01 Dec The Sydney Morning Herald Sizzling week ahead as Canberra enters warmer than average summer with higher fire risk
01 Dec Geelong Advertiser Queensland weather: Locals warned to prepare for the worst ahead of forecast weekend heatwave
01 Dec news.com.au Queensland weather: Locals warned to prepare for the worst ahead of forecast weekend heatwave
01 Dec The Australian Soggy soil means we’re in for a summer sauna
01 Dec Herald Sun Record winter rainfall could lead to a horror summer of scorching temperatures and bushfires

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