Be Ready Warrandyte

‘Be Ready Warrandyte – Living with Bushfire Risk’ was established by the Warrandyte Community Association after the 2009 Black Saturday bushfires. The aim of the campaign is to ensure that every household in the ‘Greater Warrandyte’ area has an effective bushfire plan.


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“Fire Plan: Winter Clean Up Now! – Win a Prize!”

18 May 2016 WINTER CLEAN UP CAMPAIGN!! ‘Is your property ready for fire, storm or floods?  There are things you can do to prepare!’ Maintain your readiness this year is the key message for June in a joint emergency management campaign to encourage householders to clean up their blocks and their gutters in preparation for […]

June 23rd, 2016

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Notes from Emergency Management Forum Summer Preparedness – 12 November 2015

Local Council EM Summer Preparedness Helen Napier, Municipal Emergency Management Coordinator – Manningham City Council Justin Murray, Executive Officer Emergency Management – Nillumbik Shire Council Began by stating what is available for residents during this fire season? Manningham City Council Free Green Waste disposal is available for Manningham residents living in the Bushfire Prone Area […]

November 4th, 2015

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Be Ready Warrandyte Final Report 2012 – 2015

Be Ready Warrandyte began in July 2012 as a direct result of the calamitous 2009 Black Saturday bushfires. Its aim was to ensure that every household in the ‘Greater Warrandyte’ area has an effective bushfire plan and to increase fire preparedness. Greg Kennedy, South Warrandyte Fire Captain, was quoted in the Warrandyte Diary May 2015 […]

August 4th, 2015

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Be Ready Warrandyte Heatwave Project Report

The Be Ready Warrandyte Heatwave Project began in July 2014 to address the inevitable link between fire and heat. The following report is the culmination of the work undertaken as the BRW Heatwave Project. Download the Heatwave Report or click on the cover below:

August 4th, 2015

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Farewell and Thank You as the Be Ready Warrandyte Project winds down – for now.

Time to say farewell and thank you as the Be Ready Warrandyte Project winds down – for now.  Always envisaged as a 3-year project to increase fire preparedness in the Greater Warrandyte area, the campaign has reached its end.  Thank you to all those who have supported this WCA project over that time.  Whilst our […]

June 3rd, 2015



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