Latest News from the CRC

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Dr Marta Yebra conducting a grassland fire experiment. Photo: Carolina Luiz
Dr Marta Yebra conducting a grassland fire experiment. Photo: Carolina Luiz
CRC researcher Dr Marta Yebra has taken out the prestigious Max Day Environmental Science Fellowship Award.
Sampson Flat fire, cows
Insights from South Australian farmers are needed to inform research which will help people make safer response choices in bushfires.
An exciting new direction of natural hazards research in Australia is set to begin, with seven new Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC projects beginning in July. These new projects, covering coastal management, emergency...
Research Advisory Forum 2014 at the National Wine Centre, Adelaide.
Register now for the Research Driving Change - Showcase 2017. This event marks a milestone in the life of the Bushire and Natural Hazards CRC - the half way point in our cycle and a chance to review achievements and...
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Registrations are now open for AFAC17 powered by INTERSCHUTZ, the annual conference of the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC & AFAC. Take advantage of the Early Bird discounted rate, available from now until 30 June...
New journal articles and reports on CRC research are available online.
CRC researcher Associate Prof Geoff Cary has been awarded the Outstanding Associate Editor Award by the International Journal of Wildland Fire.
Survey for preparedness for animals in emergencies
Are you an animal owner living in the Blue Mountains, or surrounding areas of the Hawkesbury, Lithgow or Penrith? Your participation in a survey could help inform local community emergency preparedness for animals.
Looking to get your career started in research management? Our Research Program Support Officer could be for you.
BlazeAid
As our work and life commitments change, many people do not have the time to dedicate to traditional ways of volunteering with an emergency service. But they still want to help, and they still want to volunteer.
Research into how Australian children are involved in bushfire preparations around the home is being applied to disaster preparedness in the slum communities of Bangladesh.

News archives

In the media

30 Nov Perth Now Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
30 Nov Ballarat Courier Fire outlook upgraded for central Victoria
30 Nov The Age High bushfire risk as Victoria heads into hot, dry summer
30 Nov Adelaide Advertiser Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
30 Nov The Courier Mail Geelong cool for first day of summer, but warm 30C weather on the horizon
30 Nov WA Today Get ready for summer: experts share tips on avoiding potentially fatal hazards
30 Nov The Daily Telegraph Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
30 Nov Daily Mail Get ready for the hottest summer EVER: Sydney to be HIT by heatwaves and bushfires with a sweltering start to December
30 Nov The Sydney Morning Herald Get ready for summer: experts share tips on avoiding potentially fatal hazards
30 Nov Gold Coast Bulletin Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
30 Nov In Daily Bushfire threat upgraded for southern Australia
30 Nov The Age Get ready for summer: experts share tips on avoiding potentially fatal hazards
30 Nov Wimmera Mail-Times Wimmera prepares for an above average bushfire season
30 Nov Herald Sun Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
27 Nov The West Australian Hot, dry December could ramp up fire risk
27 Nov Yahoo News Hot, dry December could ramp up fire risk
27 Nov The New Daily Extreme heat forecast for summer could trigger wildfires: BoM
23 Nov BBC Radio 5 Live Up All Night Dr Richard Thornton discusses all things bushfire research
16 Nov trueviralnews.com ‘Sitting ducks’: The Sydney homeowners facing reduced property values
16 Nov Illawarra Mercury Sydney homeowners face properties being reduced in value because of climate change, Climate Risk group says

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