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

Tasmania Fire Service - Your Local Station
A list of where to find statewide Volunteer Brigades.

www.fire.tas.gov.au

Tasmania State Emergency Service

The SES provides a volunteer responce capability for severe storms and floods, road crash rescue, search and rescue/recovery and a range of other general rescue and community support roles.

www.ses.tas.gov.au

 

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

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

Crime Stoppers
Crime Stoppers, Tasmania Fire Service and Tasmania Police and have joined forces to help combat arson and its devastating effects on the Tasmanian community and environment. crimestopperstas.com.au

Report Anonymously 1800 333 000


 

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. 

www.tasfireequipment.com.au

 

 

 

 

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.

 
Tourism Visitor Information Network - Tasmania

 

Deaf Emergency Information deafemergencyinfo.com.au

 

Tas Alert alert.tas.gov.au

 

Tasmanian Councils www.lgat.tas.gov.au

 

International Association of Public Participation www.iap2.org.au

 

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

 

Tasmania Police www.police.tas.gov.au

 

DPIPWE Animals and Bushfire Planning dpipwe.tas.gov.au/biosecurity-tasmania

 

Planning animals in bushfire factsheet dpipwe.tas.gov.au/Documents/bushfireplan.pdf

 

Volunteering Tasmania www.volunteeringtas.org.au

 

Tasmania Emergency Risk Assessment Guidelines and Tools em/risk-mgmt/terag-toolbox

 

Building Resilience Assessment Tool www.resilient.property
 

Become an Emergency Volunteer-Volunteering Tasmania www.emergencyvolunteers.tas.gov.au 

 

Bureau of Meterology www.bom.gov.au

 

Firestorm: The Holmes Family story of the bushfire at Dunalley firestorm-bushfire-dunalley-holmes-family 

 

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

 

What is a Disaster Resilient Community Organisation? resilience.acoss.org.au

 

Bushfire Research | CSIRO Extreme-Events/Bushfire/Bushfire-research

 

Climate Council www.climatecouncil.org.au

 

International Association of Wildland Fire www.iawfonline.org

 

National Emergency Risk Assessment Guidelines online course elearning.aidr.org.au

 

Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience www.aidr.org.au 

 

Fuel Reduction Program- Whats Burning now?  
WhatsBurningNow

 

Travel Tips- Bushfire, flood and storm information www.startwithi.com.au/tips/