Recognised for their courage

Four members of the Cape Clear Fire Brigade have been awarded the Chief Officer’s Unit Citation for Courage after saving a man’s life while fighting a fast-moving grassfire in November 2014. Brigade members Donald Coward, Neil Shiells, Jim McKay and John McNabb…

Present at the Australian and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference

Around the world communities are continually faced with catastrophic natural disasters including floods, bushfires, cyclones, earthquake, tsunamis and severe weather events. The results can be devastating with significant consequences to infrastructure, communities, businesses and the mental wellbeing of individuals. What…