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Guide to Bushfire Safety

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This booklet is a guide to help protect your home and the lives of your family.

It explains ways of making your property less vulnerable to bushfire attack and will help you make the correct choices if a bushfire threatens.

It incorporates a template for your Bushfire Survival Plan.

Also available as text only for ease of reading.


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Community Fire Safe

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Community Fire Safe is a program coordinated by the CFS that encourages residents living in bushfire risk areas to form small groups and work together in preparing and protecting their families and properties from bushfire. These groups can consist of just a few families living in the same street or area who face a common bushfire threat.

Also available text only for ease of reading.


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Bushfire Traveller Safety

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Bushfires can occur without warning and can quickly impact your location . If you are travelling in the country for work or pleasure, you need to think about bushfire safety.

This leaflet will help you manage your country travel plans and help you prepare yourself and your vehicle in case a bushfire does occur.

Also available as text only for ease of reading.


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Bushfire safety & survival for business & organisations

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All businesses, organisations and individuals who work in or visit bushfire risk areas need to develop and implement their own Bushfire Safety and Survival policies, plans and procedures.

Use this guide  to prepare your people and your business for the next bushfire season.

Download the Business Bushfire Safety Plan templates here (80kb)

Register to be sent Business plan news and updates here


Bushfire safety in outback SA

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Are you visiting or travelling through the outback this bushfire season?

This leaflet will help you know your risk, be prepared and know what to do if you encounter a bushfire.

Also available as text only for ease of reading.


Reducing fire risk in gardens 

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Urban landscapes, including parks and gardens, can be planned and designed to minimise vulnerability and strengthen resistance to fire.  Careful attention needs to be paid to design, plant selection, materials and product selection and the maintenance of our garden environments.

The Botanic Gardens of Adelaide Plant Selector+  is a comprehensive, relevant and user-friendly online resource to help achieve more sustainable urban landscapes through improved plant selections.


Involve your kids in bushfire planning

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The Bushfire CRC has produced an e-book for parents on how to talk to children about bushfire preparation and safety.

The book is designed as an interactive PDF which can be read on a computer or any tablet device. It can also be printed.


Your guide to help after the fire

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This leaflet will help you know who to contact and what to do if you have been affected by a bushfire.