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VicEmergency app update
January 20, 2017
New features to the VicEmergency app improves the way the community receives heat, shark and beach closure information.
Large Air Tanker Hercules
January 18, 2017
Hercules and RJ - the two Large Air Tankers are once again in the skies protecting Victorians this summer.
Search and Rescue Dogs Australia
January 13, 2017
You wouldn’t usually expect to see a dog abseiling from a 20m platform – but this was one of the drills conducted at a recent search and rescue training exercise.
January 12, 2017
The Crime Stoppers Bushfire Arson and Reckless Fire campaign is urging Victorians to help prevent deliberately and recklessly lit bush and grass fires.
Lavers Hill Community Fire Refuge
January 11, 2017
Construction of the Lavers Hill Community Fire Refuge is on track to be completed in January and officially opened in March.
January 10, 2017
Victoria’s emergency management sector remains committed to ensuring people who are deaf or hard of hearing have accessible information, updates and alerts for all emergencies.
Bushfire safety improved at Victorian schools
January 05, 2017
Schools in the state’s highest fire danger areas will be safer and better prepared under a new $10 million State Government program.
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.