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Thu, 15/09/2011
More than 250 people attended the Science Day,the third day of the 2011 Bushfire CRC and AFAC annual conference in Sydney.
Fire weather post conference workshop 2011
Fri, 02/09/2011
A total of 1430 people came to our annual conference in Sydney in late August.
Jim McLennan_Strathewan 2009
Mon, 29/08/2011
Professor Jim McLennan of La Trobe University has been awarded the Bushfire CRC's Special Recognition Award for the high quality of his research leadership and mentoring researchers.
Arson sign
Wed, 17/08/2011
Bushfire research featured as part of a display of all Cooperative Research Centre research at Parliament House this month.
Fire danger ratings review project2
Thu, 11/08/2011
A new Bushfire CRC project has been funded by the Australian Government to develop of a new fire danger rating system to assist fire agencies better plan for and respond to fires.
Fire Australia Winter 2011 edition
Thu, 11/08/2011
The latest issue of Fire Australia includes articles on prescribed burning and improving firefighter health and safety.
Thu, 04/08/2011
Only three weeks to go to the Bushfire CRC – AFAC annual conference in Sydney, with a wide range of speakers and researchers confirmed.
Thu, 04/08/2011
Large areas of Northern Australia face above-normal fire potential for the remainder of the 2011 fire season, according to the Bushfire CRC’s Northern Australia Seasonal Bushfire Outlook.


Posted: 10 years 2 weeks ago

After 11 years, we are about to enter the last month of your Bushfire CRC. It has been an incredible journey since 2003.

For me, what has stood out the most, notwithstanding the ground breaking research, is the culture change the industry has undertaken throughout this period. At the heart of this has been the close partnership between the Bushfire CRC and AFAC. The...

Posted: 10 years 2 weeks ago

There is only a month left of the Bushfire CRC, but there is plenty of activity going on. The Research to Drive Change series has been launched, with two successful online forums held. Keep your eyes peeled to the...

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