Bushfire recovery news
Autumn pre­scribed burns pro­gram to get underway

A total of 42 pre­scribed burns are pro­posed as part of the Nation­al Parks and Wildlife Service’s (NPWS) autumn 2024 fire man­age­ment program.

Crime Stop­pers goes envi­ron­men­tal to stop criminals

Tar­get­ed oper­a­tions, anony­mous tip-offs and infor­ma­tion gath­er­ing are among new ini­tia­tives as part of a state gov­ern­ment crack­down on envi­ron­men­tal criminals.

Pre­scribed burns pro­gram a success

Nation­al Parks and Wildlife Ser­vice has com­plet­ed more than three quar­ters of its pre­scribed burns pro­gram dur­ing a sea­son ham­pered by unfavourable conditions.

NPWS launch­es autumn pre­scribed burns

A total of 51 pre­scribed burns are planned as part of Nation­al Parks and Wildlife Service’s (NPWS) autumn 2023 fire man­age­ment pro­gram, which is antic­i­pat­ed to start in the next fortnight.

Parks staff award­ed Nation­al Emer­gency Medals for Black Sum­mer efforts

Fire brigade staff from Nation­al Parks and Wildlife Ser­vice CFS on the Lime­stone Coast were recent­ly recog­nised for their stel­lar efforts dur­ing the 2019 – 20 Aus­tralian Black Sum­mer bushfires.