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The following list of web links to Tasmania Fire Service related sites are not intended to be comprehensive or exhaustive but are provided as examples of sites that may supply additional fire safety related information.

 

Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC
Brings together all of Australia and New Zealand's fire and emergency service authorities with the leading experts across a range of scientific fields to explore the causes, consequences and mitigation of natural disasters.

www.bnhcrc.com.au

Tasmania Fire Service Volunteer Fire Brigades
A list of state wide Volunteer Brigades with Facebook Pages and/or Websites.

www.fire.tas.gov.au/Show?pageId=colLinkVols

Australasian Fire Authorities Council
AFAC is the peak body for Australasian fire, land management and emergency services, creating synergy across the industry.

www.afac.com.au

Become an Emergency Volunteer

We are on the look out for people like you to join, learn, be ready.

Are you ready to become one of us?

http://www.emergencyvolunteers.tas.gov.au/


 

TasFire Equipment (TFE) 
TFE specialises in the sale, maintenance and repair of portable fire protection equipment. TFE operates on a state-wide basis with offices located in Hobart, Launceston, Burnie and Devonport. 

State Fire Management Council
An independent body that has the responsibility of providing advice to the Minister and the State Fire Commission with the aim of enhancing the efficient and effective management of bushfire related risk in Tasmania in order to protect life, property and significant community values.

www.sfmc.tas.gov.au

 

Tasmanian Councils
www.lgat.tas.gov.au/page.aspx?u=225

International Association of Public Participation
https://www.iap2.org.au/

Tassie Fires We Can Help
www.tassiefireswecanhelp.com

Tas State Emergency Service
www.ses.tas.gov.au

Australian Red Cross
www.redcross.org.au/emergency-services.aspx

Tasmania Police
www.police.tas.gov.au

Bushfire CRC
www.bushfirecrc.com

Emergency Management Australia
www.em.gov.au

DPIPWE, Animals and Bushfire Planning
http://dpipwe.tas.gov.au/biosecurity/animal-biosecurity/animal-welfare/animals-and-bushfire/animals-and-bushfire-planning

International Association of Wildland Fire
http://www.iawfonline.org/ 

Volunteering Tasmania
http://www.volunteeringtas.org.au

Bureau of Meterology
www.bom.gov.au

Tas Alert
http://alert.tas.gov.au

Firestorm: The story of the bushfire at Dunalley
www.theguardian.com/world/interactive
/2013/may/26/firestorm-bushfire-dunalley-holmes-family

Catalyst - Special Edition - Don't Panic. Get prepared
www.abc.net.au/catalyst/dontpanicfire

Warrandyte Community Association
warrandyte.org.au/fire/

Bushfire Safety
http://bushfiresafety.blogspot.com.au

Bushfire Research | CSIRO
http://www.csiro.au/en/Research/Environment/Extreme-Events/Bushfire/Bushfire-research

Bushfire Plan - Department of Primary Industries, Parks Water and Environment
http://dpipwe.tas.gov.au/Documents/bushfireplan.pdf

Climate Council
www.climatecouncil.org.au