“Safe As Houses” – Pre-Summer Community Forum

 

Presentation Slides

Warrandyte Community Association (Dick Davies) – Safe As Houses Presentation

Emergency Management Victoria (Craig Lapsley) – EMV Presentation

National Broadband Network, Local (Amy Jaballah) – NBN Presentation

Bushfire Urban Design, CSIRO (Justin Leonard) – CSIRO Presentation – Why do houses burn down?

 

Important Links from the Forum

CSIRO – https://www.csiro.au/en/Research/LWF/Areas/Landscape-management

NBN – https://www.nbnco.com.au/connect-home.html

Disaster Legal Help – http://www.disasterlegalhelp.org.au/

VicRoads – https://www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/planning-and-projects/melbourne-road-projects/warrandyte-bridge

EMV – http://emergency.vic.gov.au/prepare/#understanding-warnings

Insurance Council of Australia – http://www.insurancecouncil.com.au/for-consumers/consumer-tips/bushfire-preparation

 

Making a Plan

 

Local CFA Brigades

  • Warrandyte CFA
  • South Warrandyte CFA
  • Wonga Park CFA
  • North Warrandyte CFA

 

Preparing your property

 

Planning

Planning Scheme

Vegetation removal

 

Building

Building regulations, including BAL

 

Community Fire Guard Groups

 

Schools