NAIDOC Celebration with DFES

The Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades gathered with other emergency service groups, DFES personnel and Aboriginal community representatives to celebrate NAIDOC week. The audience was treated to a welcome to country ceremony and heard some very heartfelt and emotional speeches about Aboriginal culture and history. We also watched an interesting video of the links…

Waroona Bushfire Special Inquiry

The report of the special inquiry titled Reframing Rural Fire Management: Report of the Special Inquiry into the January 2016 Waroona Fire, was tabled in Parliament by the Premier on Thursday 23 June 2016. When releasing the report it was made clear that the government would receive further responses in consideration of the findings and…