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August 08, 2018
Former Victoria Police Deputy Commissioner Andrew Crisp has been appointed as the new Emergency Management Commissioner.
May 23, 2018
Victoria's emergency management sector is made up of more than 60 organisations working in partnership with communities, business and individuals across Victoria. It is driven by the philosophy of 'working as one'. 
April 03, 2018
Victoria has gained approval to conduct night time firebombing operations next summer season after successfully completing an Australian-first trial last month. 
March 23, 2018
For one Arthurs Creek Strathewen Country Fire Authority (CFA) member the process of recovery kept bringing her back to one point: how do we better prepare our children for fires and emergencies?  How do we build resilience in our children?
March 16, 2018
The new Victorian Emergency Services Memorial, which will pay tribute to those who have lost their lives while protecting Victorian communities, will be established at Treasury Gardens.
March 13, 2018
Victoria’s night time aerial firebombing trial continued last week in Ballarat with a series of successful waterbombing tasks completed in the dark.
February 06, 2018
Victoria’s Fire Behaviour Analysts (FBAn) use grassland curing maps to predict the spread and intensity of a bushfire.
December 20, 2017
The Critical Infrastructure All Sectors Resilience Report 2017 provides an overview of the resilience of Victoria's critical infrastructure sectors.
September 26, 2017
Communities, schools, organisations and businesses working to strengthen resilience were celebrated today as the winners of the Resilient Australia Awards were announced.
December 14, 2016
The Community Based Emergency Management (CBEM) approach has been used across Victoria to support communities and organisations to better connect and work together before, during and after emergencies.