Bushfire Resilience Inc 2023 Webinar Series

  • 04-10-2023
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2023 Webinar Series

An El Niño summer is coming

Recent rainfall has supercharged fuel loads. Dry conditions will increase fire risks next summer, especially grass fires.
  • Watch the webinars with family and friends and discuss the information and your plans.
  • Learn how grass fires and bushfires behave and what your family can do to reduce your risks.
  • Learn from eminent subject experts.
  • Ask questions before the webinar or during the webinar.
  • Register to become a subscriber and we’ll send you links to the video recordings so you can watch in your own time.
See dates below for session details.  The program runs on Wednesday nights throughout August, September and October 2023.

Note that this is an event run by Bushfire Resilience Inc.  Bushfire Prepare is not responsible for this event.  Bushfire Prepare is promoting this event in the interests of community safety.


Pets and bushfires – what do we know?

Get practical, best practice information about preparing, managing and caring for your pets before, during and after a fire.

7.30-9.00pm AEST Wed 9 August

  • Mel Taylor, Macquarie University
  • Steve Glassey, University of Portsmouth
  • Rachel Westcott, South Australian Veterinary Emergency Management Inc

Getting ready for an El Niño summer

7.30-9.00pm AEST Wed 16 August

  • Craig Lapsley, Innovation Pro Pty Ltd
  • Parvathi Subramaniam, The University of Sydney
  • Danielle Clode, Flinders University


Reducing risks for people and houses

7.30-9.00pm AEST Thu 31 August

  • Justin Leonard, CSIRO

Grass fire and bushfire behavior

7.30-9.00pm AEST Wed 13 September

  • Kevin Tolhurst AM, University of Melbourne
  • Justin Leonard, CSIRO

Safety actions for the fire season

7:30-9:00pm AEDT Wed 4 October


  • Craig Lapsley, Innovation Pro Pty Ltd
  • Jamie Mackenzie, Red Flag – Real Time Leadership Solutions
  • Steve Pascoe, Resident, Strathewen Victoria