Victorian Black Saturday Bushfires

Fighting Bush Fires in Australia Pt 3: Building a Safer Bush Fire Future

Fighting Bush Fires in Australia Pt 3: Building a Safer Bush Fire Future

With hundreds of firefighters battling devastating blazes in Perth and dozens of houses being razed, Captain Graham Bates looks at how community fire refuges and better house design can save lives during bushfires.

Fighting Bushfires in Australia Pt 1: Lessons from 1918

Fighting Bushfires in Australia Pt 1: Lessons from 1918

Bushfires are causing Australia unsustainable losses in lives and assets, much of it preventable if our fire brigades had the best equipment. Captain Graham Bates has a plan.