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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 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.
QFES will aim to enhance their understanding of the community’s expectations through their new Strategy 2030. Photo: Queensland Fire and Emergency Services.
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services is using Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC research to support its strategic planning into the next decade.

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In the media

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 Business Insider Conditions in NSW are drier now than in the lead-up to the devastating 2013 bushfire season
13 Oct Perth Now Fire warning for Perth summer
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 gearsofbiz.com At risk: WA homes not bushfire ready
05 Oct City of Launceston Report vindicates Launceston's flood levee system
05 Oct gearsofbiz.com 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

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