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How should you respond to a bush fire?
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Covering up could save your life

Learn about the the importance of wearing clothing that will protect you in a bush fire.



Imagine a bush fire is nearby. What should you not be wearing?

Hey Firestormers!

Don’t wear synthetic fibres near a bush fire.

  • Being prepared,
  • Fire behaviour,
  • Fire in the environment,
  • People,
  • Place,
  • Environment


One year on from the 2019/2020 summer catastrophic bushfires, the Central Coast Council took time to say ‘thank you’ to the volunteers, frontline workers and residents who helped to protect the community and give back during one of the most devastating natural disasters the Coast has ever seen. The bush fires of summer 2019/20 will leave a lasting impact on us all. As we hear the unique stories of 15 courageous locals who gave so much during this time, one common theme shines through: the strength, resilience and spirit of the Central Coast community.

Radiant heat from a bush fire can burn bare skin from a distance of 100 metres.

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