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Bush fire survival plan

GET READY FOR A BUSH FIRE

FOUR SIMPLE STEPS TO MAKING
YOUR BUSH FIRE SURVIVAL PLAN

Getting ready for a bush fire is easier than you think. By taking 20 minutes with your family to discuss what you’ll do during a fire, you could save their lives, as well as your home.

MYFIREPLAN APP

You can also make your bush fire survival plan with the MyFirePlan app, available on iOS and Android.

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FOUR SIMPLE STEPS

There are four simple steps to get ready for a bush fire:

Step 1 Discuss

DISCUSS

STEP 1
DISCUSS WHAT TO DO IF A BUSH FIRE THREATENS YOUR HOME

Many households find that having a discussion over dinner works best as everybody is together and focussed.

Download the Step 1 discussion guide (PDF, 985.3 KB).

Step 2 Prepare

PREPARE

STEP 2
PREPARE YOUR HOME AND GET IT READY FOR BUSH FIRE SEASON

There are simple things you can do around your home to prepare it for a bush fire, like keeping the grass low and having a cleared area around your home.

Download the Step 2 checklist (PDF, 595.5 KB).

Step 3 Know

KNOW

STEP 3
KNOW THE BUSH FIRE ALERT LEVELS

If there is a fire in your area you will find its alert level on the NSW RFS website and in the ‘Fires Near Me’ app. You need to keep track of the alert level so you know what you should do.

Download Step 3 (PDF, 146.4 KB).

Step 4 Keep

KEEP

STEP 4
KEEP ALL THE BUSH FIRE INFORMATION NUMBERS, WEBSITES AND THE SMARTPHONE APP

In a bush fire, it’s important that you stay up to date on conditions in your area.

Download Step 4 (PDF, 219.1 KB).

It’s a fact. If you and your home are well prepared, you stand a better chance of surviving a bush fire. Download the four simple steps today.

MYFIREPLAN APP

You can also make your bush fire survival plan with the MyFirePlan app, available on iOS and Android.

Apple App StoreGoogle Play