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USA and Canada
September 08, 2017
Emergency Management Commissioner Craig Lapsley will travel to the USA and Canada over a two week period this month to learn from emergency management agencies in key cities and further the partnerships currently in place.
September 08, 2017
Victorian emergency management personnel sent to Canada to assist in the management of out-of-control fires have returned to Victoria.
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September 06, 2017
Victoria will have its largest ever firefighting fleet available this summer with a super suite of 49 aircraft available over the summer season.
September 05, 2017
Conditions in Victoria appear likely to increase the risk of an above normal fire season, with a potentially earlier start in some parts of the state according to the latest Seasonal Bushfire Outlook released today.
September 01, 2017
The EM Update September edition is now available with the latest news from Victoria's emergency management sector.
August 25, 2017
Last month, EMV’s Melanie Mills had the opportunity to travel to the United States to learn more about how they, through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), measure and manage capability.
August 18, 2017
Victorian Emergency management personnel will begin to return from their Canadian secondment from this Sunday, after helping manage hundreds of out-of-control fires in the British Columbia province.
August 17, 2017
Individuals, community groups and organisations are encouraged to showcase their fire awareness projects and enter the 2017 Fire Awareness Awards.
August 15, 2017
Volunteerism in Victoria is something we are very proud of and something we have to enable, support and help grow.
August 10, 2017
Victorian emergency management personnel helping to manage fires burning across British Columbia are gaining a significant amount of experience to bring back to Victoria.