Watch these important messages with essential facts around fire safety and preparedness that could save you and your family's lives this summer.
Do your 5 Min Bushfire Plan TODAY
Making a choice when a bushfire threatens is too late. The majority of people in bushfires die fleeing their homes at the last moment. Don't wait 'til the last moment, create your 5 Minute Plan now.
Create your own Bushfire Plan, in 3 easy steps
Making a choice when a bushfire threatens is just too late. The majority of people in bushfires die fleeing their homes at the last moment. Don't wait until the last moment, create your 5 Minute Plan now.
Understanding fire danger in the Adelaide Hills
If you live in the Adelaide Hills or on the outer edge of Adelaide, you are at bushfire risk. For you, your family and your community's sake it is critical you acknowledge that risk and take the appropriate action to be bushfire ready.
Preparing for a bushfire
Knowing what you need to do to prepare your home and property for bushfire is essential for the safety of you and your family. Even if your plan is to leave well before a bushfire threatens you can never fully predict what may happen that prevents your leaving. To be forced to stay and defend when you have not prepared could well cost you your life.
Bushfires will happen again - Hollie
On Christmas Day 2015 Hollie was enjoying the day’s excitement with her family when she noticed plumes of smoke rising above the trees on a neighbouring property.
Bushfires will happen again - Jack
Jack has a business in the Adelaide Hills. In 2015 on a catastrophic fire day a bushfire started a few kms away..
Dan needs a plan episode 2 : the garden
As Dan begins to prepare his home for the bushfire season he soon realises it isn’t going to be a quick and simple task.
Dan needs a plan episode 3 : gutters
In Bridgewater, the struggle is real as Dan continues to prepare for the Fire Danger Season.
Recently he attempted to clean the gutters but found the job a little more taxing than anticipated.
Dan needs a plan episode 4 : Bushfire Survival Plan
Dan has made a Bushfire Survival Plan for this Fire Danger Season.
Bushfire fact - Protect your home from embers
Burning embers can travel many kilometres ahead of a fire.
Bushfire fact - strong winds
High temperature and strong wind - perfect bushfire conditions.
Bushfire fact - Travelling
If you travel in the country you need to think about bushfire safety.