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September 2013 Pre-Season Update 2013-14 Fire Season Outlines the key safety messages for the upcoming season including hazardous trees, fatigue management, watchouts and LACES (acronym for Lookouts, Awareness, Communication, Escape, Routes and Safety Zones).
October 2011 Fire Ready Kit Comprehensive information to help people in high risk areas understand their risk and prepare for bushfire. Includes pull-out templates for writing a plan. Go to Fire Ready Kit page
March 2011 Herald Sun Fire Ready guide This guide will help you to prepare for fire, know what to do on a hot, dry, windy day and know your options if you have left it too late and there is a fire in the area.
This resource kit has been developed to help tourism businesses understand their local risks, prepare their business and their employees, identify triggers to act, understand how to inform customers and undertake planning.
Updated regularly Community Information Guide Localised guide to help residents understand their risk and undertake essential planning and preparation. Available for more than 250 high risk areas. Go to Community Information Guides page
September 2011 On the Land A key resource for farmers, landowners, plantation managers and bush block owners.
January 2012 Know your Total Fire Ban district The Total Fire Ban and Fire Danger Ratings districts have been updated. This brochure includes a map of the districts with a list of municipalities in each district.
1998 Temporary Storage and Fire Protection for Fuels and other Dangerous Goods at Sporting and Exhibition Events Advice to organisers of public events on safe systems of work for the temporary storage and handling of dangerous goods.
2001 Roadside Fire Management Guidelines Will assist land and resource managers, Councils, transport authorities, service providers and fire services to provide balanced and effective fire management on roadsides to meet community needs.
2007 Requirements for Water Supplies and Access for Subdivisions in Residential 1 and 2 and Township Zones Planning tool for permit applicants and municipalities outlining the fire safety requirements to cope with structure fires and assist with the design and approvals process for residential subdivisions.
2006 Preferred Requirements: Water supplies and access for subdivisions in Rural Zones Planning tool for permit applicants and municipalities outlining fire safety requirements performance levels, CFA preferred requirements and guidelines to assist with the design and approvals process for rural subdivisions.