About Country Fire Authority

The CFA is a volunteer and community based fire and emergency services organisation. It helps to protect 3.3 million Victorians, and more than one million homes and properties across the state. It is committed to the prevention, preparedness, response and recovery phases of emergency situations, providing a diverse range of risk reduction, fire suppression and incident management services to minimise the impact of fires and other emergencies on Victorian communities.

Andrew Andreou End User Rep
Rachel Bessell Researcher
Gwynne Brennan
Gwynne Brennan End User Rep
Tony Brown End User Rep
Karen Enbom
Karen Enbom End User Rep
Owen Gooding End User
Kate Harrap End User Rep
Dawn Hartog End user
John Holloway End User Rep
Len Leslie End User
Ali Martin End User Rep
Alen Slijepcevic
Alen Slijepcevic End User Rep

Urban planning for natural hazard mitigation

Andrew Andreou End User Rep
Len Leslie End User

Catastrophic and cascading events: planning and capability

Andrew Andreou End User Rep

Creation of a grassland curing dataset

Rachel Bessell Researcher

Cropland fire behaviour

Rachel Bessell Researcher

Factors affecting long term community recovery

Gwynne Brennan
Gwynne Brennan End User Rep

Effective risk and warning communication during natural hazards

Gwynne Brennan
Gwynne Brennan End User Rep

Improving the role of hazard communications in increasing residents’ preparedness and response planning

Gwynne Brennan
Gwynne Brennan End User Rep
Karen Enbom
Karen Enbom End User Rep

The Australian Natural Disaster Resilience Index: A system for assessing the resilience of Australian communities to natural hazards

Karen Enbom
Karen Enbom End User Rep

Application of self-evacuation archetypes

Hazards, culture and Indigenous communities

Owen Gooding End User

User interface platform for the Victorian historical fire weather gridded dataset

Diversity and inclusion: building strength and capability

Ali Martin End User Rep

Threshold conditions for extreme fire behaviour

Out of uniform: building community resilience through non-traditional emergency volunteering

Ali Martin End User Rep

Enabling sustainable emergency volunteering

Ali Martin End User Rep

Identifying planned burn windows

Improved decision support for natural hazard risk reduction

Alen Slijepcevic
Alen Slijepcevic End User Rep

Improving decision-making in complex multi-team environments

Alen Slijepcevic
Alen Slijepcevic End User Rep

Capability needs for emergency & disaster management organisations

Alen Slijepcevic
Alen Slijepcevic End User Rep