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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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05 Oct City of Launceston Report vindicates Launceston's flood levee system
05 Oct Bushfire outlook: Warm, dry winter ratchets up threat level ahead of summer fire season
03 Oct Western Independent Bushfire risk for south west
01 Oct Perth Now At risk: WA homes not bushfire ready
01 Oct Climate change increasing the intensity and impact of extreme weather, BOM tells emergency managers
29 Sep Tasmanian Country Tasmania weather: Eastern regions hurt as dry bites
27 Sep Stawell Times 86mm less rainfall than previous September sparks fire fears
25 Sep Malaysian Digest As Europe Scorches, Goats And Sheep Fight Wildfires One Bite At A Time
25 Sep The Daily Telegraph NSW bushfires: why you should prepare for the worst
24 Sep Sunday Tasmanian Warmer summer days to continue, increased risk of bushfires
22 Sep Riverine Herald Council warns of severe fire season
22 Sep Animal firefighters: As Europe scorches, goats and sheep are fighting wildfires, one bite at a time
21 Sep Border Chronicle Prescribed burn backlog a bushfire risk
20 Sep Reuters As Europe scorches, goats and sheep fight wildfires one bite at a time
20 Sep Thomson Reuters Foundation News As Europe scorches, goats and sheep fight wildfires one bite at a time
20 Sep As Europe scorches, goats and sheep fight wildfires one bite at a time
20 Sep weADAPT Steering local government in Australia towards better informed long-term coastal adaptation decisions
18 Sep Adelaide Advertiser Summer bushfire danger as just half of last season’s burn-offs completed
16 Sep Radio National Country Breakfast Push for emergency planning to consider the plight of pets
16 Sep Western Australia to prepare for deadly fire season