New Short Course

Bushfire and Your Health Have you heard about Bushfires and Your Health? It’s a FREE online course for anyone interested in how bushfires and bushfire smoke affect your health – and what you can do about it. Enrolments are open for our course starting 7 November. Sign up now and get prepared for the summer ahead. You can learn at your own pace, which includes signing in and picking up where you left […]

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Public Guest Seminar on Wildfires in Israel

Professor Noam Levin ( Professor of Geography, Hebrew University of Jerusalem) will be presenting this guest seminar. Abstract: Wildfires have been shaping Mediterranean ecosystems for millennia, however, in recent decades their occurrence and impacts have increased in Israel. While almost all wildfires in Israel are related to human activities, changes in fuel availability and climate […]

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2022 Mt Nelson Bushfire

A bushfire took off in the Mt Nelson- Dynnyrne area on the 19th February 2022. The fire started when one of the residents in the area tried to clear the vegetation from their house according to TFS chief officer Dermot Barry. “They were using brushcutter, and the metal blade on that had struck a rock […]

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