Bushfires 2019/2020

  • Bushfire smoke and your health

    Bushfire smoke can cause a number of health problems, such as shortness of breath. Minimise the effect of bushfire smoke on your health.

  • After a bushfire

    If your property has been affected by a bushfire, it is important to be aware of the environmental risks and safety measures associated with cleaning up any damage. Safely clean up and dispose of materials on your affected property.

  • Mental health during and after a disaster or an emergency

    We are all susceptible to the effects of stress and grief during and after a disaster or an emergency, and sometimes we need extra help to cope.

  • Medicines for people affected by the Kangaroo Island bushfires

    People affected by bushfires are being supported to access a standard quantity of their usual medicines without a prescription.

  • Food safety in an emergency

    After a power outage, the food in your fridge and freezer might not be safe to eat. Keep your food cool and know what to do with your perishables when the power comes back on.