Fire Updates Newsletter

Current and previous editions

Fire Update 54
Issue No: 54
The April 2012 Fire Update newsletter features information about a new video that explains how a new software program will help fire managers fight bushfires more effectively, how collaboration with the research sector works and much more.
Annual Conference 2011
Issue No: 53
The March 2012 Fire Update newsletter gives a preview of the annual conference program, and news about our links with SMEs, an excursion to the north east Victorian study sites, and a discussion on research quality.
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Issue No: 52
The February 2012 newsletter kicks off the new year with news of a Federal review for the Bushfire CRC, Black Saturday research and new scholarships for Masters research.
Stakeholder Council 23 November 2011
Issue No: 51
The December 2011-January 2012 edition of Fire Update reports on the Stakeholders Council and Annual General Meeting held in Melbourne on 23 November.
Research Advisory Forum Canberra 5
Issue No: 50
The November 2011 edition of Fire Update reports on the Research Advisory Forum, which included a visit to the CSIRO pyrotron. And more.
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Issue No: 49
The October 2011 Fire Update newsletter reports on Bushfire CRC work at the University of Western Australia on the Perth Hills fires of early 2011 and a follow-up public meeting, as well as a community research checklist and progress on using human factors research.
Sydney annual conference posters2
Issue No: 48
The September 2011 Fire Update newsletter sums up a busy month - a huge annual conference, a national seasonal bushfire outlook, a show and tell in Parliament House, an award for a special researcher, and more.
Bushfire CRC annual conference opening Darwin 2010
Issue No: 47
The August 2011 Fire Update newsletter highlights the upcoming annual conference and the Northern Australia Seasonal Bushfire Outlook. It also has a word on research literature reviews, fire danger ratings and having the Bushfire CRC at your event.
Northern Fire Managers June 2011(2)
Issue No: 46
The July 2011 Fire Update newsletter reports on the release of the final report from the Volunteerism project, the Northern Fire Managers meeting, a webinar on Canadian fire danger ratings, and a new prescribed burning project.
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Issue No: 45
The June 2011 Fire Update newsletter reports on the Research Advisory Forum in Brisbane, a public event in Stawell, and conferences in South Africa and San Diego.
Launch of 2011 conference in Sydney - Minister Gallacher
Issue No: 44
The May 2011 Fire Update newsletter reports on the launch of the Annual Conference program in Sydney by the NSW Minister for Police and Emergency Services. Also a public event in Stawell, a RAF, and Wildfire 2011.
Phil Zylstra
Issue No: 43
The April 2011 Fire Update newsletter reports that more students are completing their thesis, the Australasian Fire Research Institute gains momentum, and the Science Day will be a feature of the annual conference this year.