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Strathewen Primary School students
March 29, 2017
Emergency management and planning extends far beyond the frontline. Schools are often the centre of the community, not only physically but as a place where knowledge can begin and be passed on throughout households and beyond.
Foodbank
March 24, 2017
Foodbank plays a critical role in disaster response and recovery, providing emergency food relief to Victorian communities.
March 15, 2017
Victoria’s fleet of 48 specialist aircraft fleet have worked hard this summer season working alongside crews on the ground, to keep small fires small.
There has been almost 3000 fires across Victoria so far this season but no major fires.
Fire agencies
March 14, 2017
Victoria’s had an all emergencies 2016-17 summer season.
There’s been sharks, heat, flash flooding, storms, thunderstorm asthma, water safety, fire, cruise ships and the tragic events of the Bourke St Incident and Essendon Plane Crash.
Lifeguard on duty
March 13, 2017
Life Saving Victoria has reported a spike in fatal drownings in Victoria, with 11 more deaths compared to the average this financial year.
March 08, 2017
Today, on International Women’s Day, communities across the world will celebrate the achievements of women, along with the many and varied contributions women make to our lives.
March 06, 2017
A community once devastated by fire, Strathewen Primary School students are learning from experiences of the past.
March 02, 2017
With the release of the Resilient Recovery Discussion Paper, we have an opportunity to shape our future relief and recovery system.  
March 01, 2017
The EM Update March edition is now available with the latest news from Victoria's emergency management sector.
February 27, 2017
At the start of 2016, construction company Grocon was contracted to undertake the huge task of cleaning up properties affected by the 2015 bushfires.