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12 February 2017 was amongst the most dangerous fire conditions in NSW history.
12 February 2017 was amongst the most dangerous fire conditions in NSW history.
A year after some of the worst fire conditions ever experienced in NSW history, a new research report has found many people continue to underestimate the risk of fire.
Check out the latest CRC research to be published.
Engaging for Industry event at RMIT University
Research promotion was on the agenda this month at two high profile research and industry events.
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The deadline for abstract submissions for AFAC18 powered by INTERSCHUTZ is now 19 February.
Cyclone Bianca in WA. Photo: Stu Rapley (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)
A PhD study is looking at how education can benefit residents in areas that are prone to natural disasters. If you live in Port Hedland WA and have experienced a cyclone, storm or flood, you can assist with this...
Morayfield, QLD flood
CRC research on floodwater-related deaths has been by showcased in ‘Stories of Australian Science’ magazine.
Research Advisory Forum, Hobart, May 2016
The CRC's successes and accomplishments of its first four years are featured in the Highlights and Achievements 2013-2017 publication, which is available online.
Graham Dwyer talks at AFAC15
The next round of Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC PhD students have graduated and are sharing their research outcomes with the fire and emergency services sector.
Prescribed burning research
It is not too late to apply for funding under the CRC’s Tactical Research Fund, which encourages short-term research projects to meet the near term needs of Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC partners.
Find out about the latest research in emergency management in the latest edition of the Australian Journal of Emergency Management.
Gary Morgan AM
Former Bushfire CRC CEO Gary Morgan was recognised for his significant service to the community with an Australia Day honour, becoming a member of the Order of Australia (AM).

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In the media

01 Sep Climate Council Longer bushfire seasons leave Australia exposed
01 Sep The Daily Telegraph Research points to longer, more severe WA bushfire season
01 Sep MSN Fire-fighting super plane 'Thor' arrives in Australia ahead of bushfire season
01 Sep Tasmania Country Hour Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC forecasting a higher than usual bushfire risk for much of Tasmania
01 Sep The Weekly Times South Australian research points to higher bushfire risk
01 Sep Bendigo Advertiser Risky fire season ahead
01 Sep The Guardian Australia faces heightened bushfire threat as El Niño gets set to fan flames
01 Sep Farm Weekly Busy bushfire season ahead
01 Sep SBS World News Fire authorities warn of severe bushfire season
01 Sep Herald Sun Areas around Mt Gambier and Naracoorte expected to face higher risk of bushfire in 2015-16 season
01 Sep ABC The World Today Bushfire researchers predict hostile season
01 Sep SBS Forecast warns of increased bushfire risk
01 Sep The Land Busy bushfire season ahead
01 Sep ABC Rural Australia's south east and west facing above average fire risk
01 Sep The Daily Telegraph Areas around Mt Gambier and Naracoorte expected to face higher risk of bushfire in 2015-16 season
01 Sep Adelaide Advertiser Areas around Mt Gambier and Naracoorte expected to face higher risk of bushfire in 2015-16 season
01 Sep Channel 9 Spring brings welcome relief across Australia following record-breaking winter
01 Sep North Queensland Register Busy bushfire season ahead
01 Sep Perth Now Areas around Mt Gambier and Naracoorte expected to face higher risk of bushfire in 2015-16 season
01 Sep SBS Fire authorities warn of severe bushfire season

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