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The Facts of Fire

We are committed to sharing video content that will give you an insight to CFS emergency services and most importantly could save you and your family's lives this summer. Here you can find the latest media news to the essential facts around your fire safety and preparedness.

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Why Risk It? Stay Informed

Why risk it? Do your 5 Minute Bushfire Plan today.

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Why Risk It? Prepare Now

Why risk it? Do your 5 Minute Bushfire Plan today.

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Why Risk It? Plan Ahead

Why risk it? Do your 5 Minute Bushfire Plan today.

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Bushfire fact - Vegetation

A well prepared home is more likely to survive a bushfire.

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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.

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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.

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Farm Fire Units

Members of the rural community in South Australia attend fires with their own equipment to protect their property and others. We recognise that in many parts of South Australia, farm fire units are an essential part of the community's response to fire.

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Bushfire Safer Places

Knowing where your nearest Safer Place and Last Resort Refuge are should be a part of everyone’s Bushfire Survival Planning.

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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.

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Air Tractor 802F

It's not that hard to be Bushfire Ready.

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34 Rural Pumper

It's not that hard to be Bushfire Ready.

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Know you are at risk

Rachael, Adelaide Hills property owner, shares her experience of the Cherryville fire.

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Know you are at risk

Ray Goodes and Ray Cutting have messages and advice that anyone travelling, living, visiting or working in a bushfire risk area will only benefit from.

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Pinery Experiences - Ralph and Tracey

When preparing a plan to respond to a bushfire many question whether they should stand and defend or leave early.

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Bushfire fact - Preparation

Covering up could save your life.

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Bushfire fact - Burning embers

Burning embers can travel many kilometres ahead of a fire.

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Bushfire fact - fire danger ratings

Understanding predicted bushfire behaviour.

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Bushfire fact - Know your area

Where you live can determine your risk.

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Bushfire fact - Travelling

If you travel in the country you need to think about bushfire safety.

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Bushfire fact - Radiant Heat

Covering up could save your life.

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Bushfire fact - Bushfire speed

A fire could be on your doorstep before you know it...

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Bushfire fact - Farms

Fires on farms can destroy homes and livelihoods.

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Bushfire fact - Survival Plan

Having a plan gives you a better chance of surviving a fire.

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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.

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Ian Hampels experience of the Pinery bushfire 2015

Ian Hampel lives in the State's mid-north and made the decision to stay and defend his property during the Pinery fire.

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Bushfires will happen again - Ian

Whilst having lunch Ian heard a radio broadcast warning of the Pinery fire that was heading his way. This is his story…

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Bushfires will happen again - Lisa

Lisa faced one of the hardest decisions of her life to stay and defend her property, alone with her horses and the neighbours gone as the Sampson Flat Fire marched across the facing hillside.

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Bushfires will happen again - John

On the 2nd January, 2015 John faced the Sampson Flat Fire. It was the fire he had always planned for, but hoped he never saw.

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Bushfires will happen again - Quentin

Quentin purchased his Hills property the week after Ash Wednesday in 1983. He's lived for 30 years with fire risk and urges everyone to recognise their risk and take responsibility.

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Dan needs a plan episode 4 : Bushfire Survival Plan

Dan has made a Bushfire Survival Plan for this Fire Danger Season.

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