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Lismore floods 2017. Photo: NSW SES
Lismore floods 2017. Photo: NSW SES
Emergency management practitioners are encouraged to share their views on planning and preparation for catastrophic disasters through a new survey
New journal articles and reports on CRC research are available online.
Tony Jarrett from the NSW RFS at the 2017 International Day for Disaster Reduction.
Watch the highlights and full session from the International Day for Disaster Reduction public forum.
Bush at Moggs Creek in the Otways after a burn. Photo by Timothy Neale.
This is the February 2018 newsletter from the Hazards, culture and Indigenous communities project, with updates for project end-users.
Prescribed burn of an area infested by Gamba grass near Darwin.
This is the February 2018 newsletter from the Scientific diversity, scientific uncertainty and risk mitigation policy and planning project (RMPP), with updates for project end-users.
York Town Hall. Photo: Geoscience Australia
Research is underway to protect a small town in one of Australia’s most active earthquake regions.
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.
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.
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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...

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22 Nov PRIME7 Marginal bushfire risk shift from La Nina
22 Nov Townsville Bulletin SA districts to face an increased risk of bushfires this season
22 Nov Scimex Bushfire risk real this summer
16 Nov The Conversation Natural hazard risk: is it just going to get worse or can we do something about it?
15 Nov Business Daily Natural hazard risk: is it just going to get worse or can we do something about it?
14 Nov Sourceable Is Resilience Falling Victim to Political Expediency?
09 Nov ABC Kimberley Worst fire season in a decade: Kimberley counts the cost of 300 bushfires
30 Oct Blue Mountains Gazette Pet loss and kids: Blue ARC initiative
27 Oct ABC Adelaide Bushfire danger warnings hit north-west and central South Australia with summer still a month away
27 Oct xinhuanet Australians warned to prepare for severe bushfire conditions
24 Oct SBS La Nina won't cut bushfire risk, BOM warns
24 Oct Port Lincoln Times Eyre Peninsula urged to be prepared for fires
24 Oct Eyre Peninsula Tribune Eyre Peninsula urged to be prepared for fires
20 Oct Riverine Herald Planning for the worst
13 Oct Perth Now Fire warning for Perth summer
13 Oct Business Insider Conditions in NSW are drier now than in the lead-up to the devastating 2013 bushfire season
12 Oct Launceston Examiner Newstead levee addition soon to Launceston's flood levee system
11 Oct Radio National Breakfast Bushfire risk: 'We could be in for a pretty rough summer this year'
11 Oct Launceston Examiner Launceston flood levees saved community $260 million in June 2016 flood
06 Oct At risk: WA homes not bushfire ready