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MSAR Regional Forum 2016
April 03, 2017
The Marine Search and Rescue (MSAR) sector will come together again in May for a round of Regional Forums to be held in three locations across Victoria.
Photo of new playground in Wye River
April 03, 2017
As we move further into 2017, and further down the path of the WyeSep resettlement, we are seeing a strong shift from a focus on recovery from the 2015 Christmas Day Fires and the 2016 Floods, to the renewal of a community.
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.
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.
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.