Events for all-years

Date Event Event Type Location
12 Nov 2020

Northern Australia Research Engagement Forum

Participate in person or online in a forum on current fire and natural hazards research of relevance to the north of Australia.
13 Oct 2020

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction 2020

Register now for the free public forum to mark International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction on 13 October, featuring the host of ABC's new documentary Big Weather (and how to...
Webinar, Public Forum
09 Oct 2020

Recruitment and retention toolkit for emergency volunteer leaders (invite only)

In partnership with Curtin University, the University of Western Australia (UWA) and the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) WA, the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC...
01 Oct 2020

Aus & NZ Disaster and EM Conference 2020

Rescheduled due to COVID-19 and now taking place on 1-2 October 2020 on the Gold Coast, exploring the themes of leadership, communication, and community engagement, the Australian...
15 Sep 2020

France and Australia Bushfire Science Workshop

France and Australia - Bushfire Science Online Workshop
25 Aug 2020

Adelaide 2020: annual conference

Following consultation with key stakeholders, the AFAC Conference Team has announced that this conference will be postponed. All activities will be delayed until AFAC2021 powered...
Annual Conference South Australia
19 Aug 2020

Laurie Hammond Oration, Dr Alan Finkel Chief Scientist of Australia

The free public talk – Fire, flood, storm and cyclone: applying science to the challenge - is on Wednesday 19 August from 4pm (AEST) and is presented by the Bushfire and Natural...
Webinar Melbourne, VIC
11 Aug 2020

Economics in disaster recovery - webinar

In this webinar Prof Mehmet Ulubasoglu (Deakin University) presented the latest findings into the short- and medium-term economic impacts of disasters on different demographic...
Webinar Melbourne, VIC
29 Jul 2020

Online launch - Australian Disaster Resilience Index

The Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC, in partnership with the University of New England, launched the Australian Disaster Resilience Index in an online launch on Wednesday 29...

14 Jul 2020

Prescribed Burning Atlas launch - webinar

A new website is providing fire and land managers with insights into the effectiveness of prescribed burning. Developed specifically for this key user group, the Prescribed...
20 May 2020

National Fire Fuels Science webinars

This event was a three-part webinar series in May 2020.
Webinar Canberra, ACT
01 Apr 2020

Emergency management in the north

This event has been postponed as a result of the developing COVID-19 situation.
Workshop Northern Territory
17 Oct 2019

Research Advisory Forum - predictive services

This Research Advisory Forum, held at the New South Wales Rural Fire Services' headquarters focuses on the predictive services of natural hazard management.
Workshop New South Wales
11 Oct 2019

International Day for Disaster Reduction 2019

All around the world in October each year the International Day for Disaster Reduction highlights how at risk communities are reducing their exposure to disasters.
Public Forum Queensland
24 Sep 2019

Research Advisory Forum - communications, community engagement and education

The communication and community engagement Research Advisory Forum is took place in Hobart on 24 September 2019.
Workshop Tasmania
27 Aug 2019

Melbourne 2019: annual conference

The CRC's annual conference, AFAC19 powered by INTERSCHUTZ focused on how the emergency management sector is transitioning to a new normality, with over 4000 delegates attending.
Annual Conference Victoria
30 Jul 2019

Research Advisory Forum - extreme weather

The Extreme Weather Research Advisory Forum, held at the Department of Fire & Emergency Services WA on 30 July, looked at the impact of extreme weather within the emergency...

Workshop Western Australia
20 Jun 2019

Research Advisory Forum - economics, policy and planning

This Research Advisory Forum focused on how the CRC’s research program is supporting the economic, policy and planning aspects of disaster management.
Workshop Australian Capital Territory Canberra, ACT
17 Jun 2019

12th Australasian Natural Hazards Management Conference

Based around a scenario of cascading natural hazards, the revised Australasian Natural Hazards Management Conference was unlike any other conference and explored a scenario of...
Conference Australian Capital Territory Canberra, ACT
12 Jun 2019

Aus & NZ Disaster and EM conference 2019

CRC researchers take a prominent place on the program at the upcoming Australian and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management conference, taking place on the Gold Coast from...

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