Past Meetup

Share background to forthcoming review of Emergency Management.

This Meetup is past

5 people went

Every 2nd Thursday of the month

Seminar Room B309, Engineering Block B

via Grattan St Entrance, University of Melbourne · Melbourne

How to find us

Infrastructure Eng is in block facing Grattan. Enter campus side thru doors to "Blocks C&D", Take lift to Level 3. Leaving lift, turn left & walk length of corridor, up small flight of stairs to Level 3 of Building B. B309 is at far end on right.

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Taking break from Supervenience "book" outlined in August but may give brief update if time permits, after also slotting in some minutes for AGM of Kororoit Institute Proponents and Supporters Association Inc.
In September the Inspector-General for Emergency Management sought submission of themes and issues for a decadal review of policies and procedures coming out of the state government's response to the Bushfire Royal Commission.
Sadly, it was hard to duck given recent focus on situations in Separation Creek following the 2015 Christmas Day fire evacuation compounded by floods and landslips in the winter, and along lower Stony Creek following the late August warehouse fire, Stony already being an ongoing project.
Will also look quickly at the contrast between DELWP/CFA cool burns and Wurundjeri Cool burns.
Following Tony, Daryl Taylor from Kinglake will provide a short presentation on Preparing (and Preparedness) for the Emergency Response (and its Consequences).