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Melbourne during a storm in 2010. Photo: Ben Houdijk (CC-by-nc-nd-2.0)

Warnings that save lives

Australian lives are being saved by Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC research, which was recognised with the Cooperative Research Centres Association’s premier award for Excellence in Innovation 2019. The research is shaping warnings and public information campaigns to prepare and protect communities threatened by flood, bushfire, cyclone, storm, heatwave and other natural hazards.

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13 Sep 2018
AFAC18 - Research Forum
emergency management, multi-hazard
17 Sep 2018
AFAC18 Day 2 - highlights
emergency management, multi-hazard
12 Jun 2018
AFAC18 powered by INTERSCHUTZ
emergency management, multi-hazard
05 Sep 2019
AFAC19 Day One - Research Forum
emergency management, risk management
05 Sep 2019
AFAC19 Day Two
emergency management, risk management
28 Jun 2019
AFAC19 powered by INTERSCHUTZ
emergency management, land management
20 Aug 2015
An analysis of building losses and human...
economics, multi-hazard
30 Oct 2014
Andrew Coghlan (Red Cross) - Natural Disasters
16 Dec 2019
Animal ready community bushfire preparedness
animals, preparedness
12 Jun 2018
Assistant Commissioner Rob McNeil draws on his...
communication, decision making
03 Apr 2018
Australian Flammability Monitoring System: AFAC...
fire, fire impacts
08 Mar 2019
Avianto Amri - early career researcher entry 2019
child-centred, education
02 Jul 2015
Billy Haworth - volunteered geographic...
communication, communities
06 Feb 2017
Black Tuesday - 1967 Tasmania bushfires
communities, fire
27 Apr 2017
Builders - re-roofing after storm damage
cyclone, engineering
27 Apr 2017
Builders - replacing roofing on houses
cyclone, engineering
07 Jul 2017
Building bushfire predictive services capability...
fire, fire impacts
06 Dec 2015
Building community resilience #AFAC15
communities, multi-hazard
12 Aug 2020
Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research...
communication, communities
29 Mar 2017
Can we predict bushfires from space?—Dr Marta...
fire, fire impacts