Bush fires – perils of ignoring proven wisdom

Until green politics and academic abstractions clouded official thinking, Western Australia was the prime example of how best to minimise mega-bushfires’ destruction of life and property. Now we burn like the rest of Australia. Can anything be done? Curiously, the answer to the Australian bushfire challenge is not only well-known, it has been successfully field-tested. From about the…

Mid West DOAC in Coorow

The Mid West DOAC meeting was held recently in Coorow. It was the first meeting with new Chair Steve Lloyd who is also the Association’s Midwest Regional representative. The Association was represented at the meeting by Alison Lloyd, the Association’s other Midwest Regional representative who reported to the meeting about the Association’s activities and Tony…