Tostaree fire, Victoria, February 2011. Photo: Gail Wright, DELWP.
Hazard Note 21 gives an overview of the Next generation fire modelling cluster of Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC research projects.
Disaster Reduction Day 2016 - speaker panel
The CRC assembled a panel of policy, research and practice experts to talk on the 2016 International Day for Disaster Reduction.
Most flood fatalities occur when victims attempt to cross floodwaters. Photo CFA.
Hazard Note 20 documents the analysis of the circumstances surrounding fatalities due to flooding in Australia from 1900 to 2015. Overall there have been 1,859 fatalities within the 115 years, with distinct trends in relation to gender, age, activity and reason.
RFS personnel using the new guide at Warrimoo Public School. Photo Ben Shepherd, NSW RFS
Research from the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC is supporting bushfire education for primary school students in New South Wales.
Lumkani - Google Impact Challenge
A CRC-related project with World Vision has been selected as a finalist in the Google Impact Challenge – and your vote can help us secure $750,000 to bring fire detection technology to the slums of Asia.
The Southern Australia Seasonal Bushfire Outlook 2016 shows a mixed picture for fire potential, with the exceptionally warm and wet conditions experienced through winter likely to continue into spring.

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