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Bushfires

All current Bushfire Alerts are posted on the home page of the FarmPoint website, along with links to assistance programs for those affected by bushfires. 


Be smart and safe with fire

Tips on remaining vigilant, even when the bushfire season is over.

Prepare a bushfire plan

A written bushfire plan will help you think through actions logically, and give you something to refer to if a bushfire breaks out nearby.
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Animal welfare following bushfires

Dealing with injured livestock after a fire.

Australian Red Cross

The Australian Red Cross deals with emergencies both within Australia and overseas.

Bushfire information and assistance from SheepConnect Tasmania

Links to the latest bushfire information, assistance providers and animal welfare advice prepared by SheepConnect Tasmania.

Bushfire safety advice

Provides useful information and advice on what to do when a bushfire threatens and preparing yourself & property for bushfire.

Fire ecology

Find out why fire plays such a key role in the ecology of the Tasmanian natural environment.

Tasmania Fire Service

The Tasmania Fire Service (TFS) was created through the amalgamation of the State Fire Authority, the Rural Fires Board and 22 urban fire brigade boards.