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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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08 Sep The Conversation Extreme weather makes homelessness even worse. Here’s how we can help
07 Sep The Mailtand Mercury Fires burn throughout Lower Hunter at Wallaroo and Wollombi
07 Sep ABC NSW Country Hour Indigenous fire management can teach us a thing or two
06 Sep Farm Weekly Prepare now for WA’s upcoming bushfire season
06 Sep US Story Australia braces for ‘elevated’ bushfire risk
06 Sep Alsh News Australia braces for 'elevated' bushfire risk
06 Sep The Weekly Times Fire season Victoria: Ongoing dry prompts warning of early onset
06 Sep ABC News Tips to prepare your pets for disasters
06 Sep The Conversation Seven ways to protect your pets in an emergency
06 Sep BBC News Australia braces for 'elevated' bushfire risk
06 Sep ABC News Looking after pets in emergencies: Why having a plan can be vital
06 Sep The Land Elevated NSW fire potential this season
06 Sep ABC Country Hour Queensland Seasonal outlook for above average fire risk for most of Australia
06 Sep Shepparton News Hotter fire season expected to come early after dry winter
05 Sep Climate change driving dangerous bushfire season ahead
05 Sep Mandurah Mail WA residents urged to prepare for bushfire season: DFES
05 Sep The Age Extreme bushfire danger for southern Australia
05 Sep Adelaide Advertiser 2017 SA Seasonal Bushfire Outlook shows dry SA winter provides perfect conditions for severe fire season this summer
05 Sep Canberra Times Commissioner Dominic Lane says Canberra facing worst bushfire season since 2003
05 Sep Radio National Drive Outlook for this year's bushfire season