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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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15 Sep ABC News Emergency services gather to learn from previous bushfire disasters
15 Sep Tasmanian Country Tasmanians told to prepare for early bushfire season
15 Sep Shepparton News Brace yourself for a hot and dry fire season
14 Sep eGlobal Travel Media Australia’s emergency managers collaborate to break exhibition record
14 Sep The Holiday and Travel Magazine Australia’s emergency managers collaborate to break exhibition record​
14 Sep Critical Comms AFAC17 achieves record attendance levels
13 Sep Riverine Herald Hotter fire season expected
13 Sep Exhibition World Australia’s emergency managers collaborate to break exhibition record
13 Sep ABC Sunshine Coast Qld's biggest forest grower steps up vigilance in peak fire conditions
12 Sep The Wire More Research Is Needed When It Comes To Fighting Fire
12 Sep 666 ABC Canberra New mapping system set to predict severity of bushfire season from space
12 Sep 666 ABC Canberra Can you predict bushfires from space?
12 Sep Harvey-Waroona Reporter Bushfire season warning - be prepared
12 Sep Central Coast Gosford Express Advocate RFS, CRC predicts 'dangerous' bushfire season in NSW
11 Sep ABC The World Today Sydney haze first sign of fiery summer
11 Sep Econo Times Extreme weather makes homelessness even worse. Here's how we can help
08 Sep Western Magazine RFS crews respond to Rylstone grass fire
08 Sep Macquarie University Seven ways to protect your pets in an emergency
08 Sep South Western Times Residents must be prepared for summer bushfire season
08 Sep Hills Gazette Midvale: bushfire-wise garden workshop series to be held in lead up to summer